Linux Certified Professional (LCP)

Certification Overview

Linux Certified Professional (LCP)

Exam Code: LCP-001

With the ever increasing ubiquity of Linux in both the server and embedded markets, The Linux course provide both companies and individuals with a variety of training options to increase their knowledge and use of Linux. Our Linux Certified Professional (LCP) is a vendor-neutral and as the company that employs Linux founder Linus Torvalds, our training has been created with the actual leaders of the Linux Administrators Community.

Whether time-to-market or the high performance of Linux are critical to your business, The Linux Certified Professional (LCP) Certification E-Course provide a unique return on investment opportunity that will pay for itself many times over. For individuals, the demand for Linux talent is at an all time high. The Linux Certified Professional (LCP) Certification provides Linux developers and Linux system administrators with the opportunity to to capitalize on the talent gap.

E-Course Duration: 20 to 25 Hours

Exam Information

The exam comprises of 40 Multiple Choice Questions out of which the candidate needs to score a percentage of 70% (28 out of 40 correct) to pass the exam.

Exams are online and proctored based, using a webcam and a reliable internet connection exams can be taken anywhere and anytime.

The total duration of the exam is 1 hour (60 Minutes).

No external sources of information may be accessed during the exam held via ProctorU. Further details of the materials permitted are provided:

  • Identification Proof.
  • If a Candidate does not pass the exam in the second (2nd) attempt, the candidate must wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of their attempt to retake the exam for third (3rd) time or any subsequent time.
  • The exam can be taken any number of times.

The Linux Certified Professional (LCP)™ Certificate is valid for life.

LCP™ is a Trademark of GAQM.


The Linux Certified Professional (LCP)™ Certification has no pre-requisites (Completion of an E-Course is not mandatory from GAQMBok portal), but we highly recommend doing the E-Course as maximum number of questions are drawn from the E-Course in the actual exam.

Course Outline

Module 1

  • Overview of Operating System
  • Why Unix in Testing is required
  • Unix File System Architecture (Boot Block, Super Block, Inode Block and Data Block)
  • Installation

Module 2

  • The Directory Structure
  • Listing files and directories
  • File compression
  • Different Unix commands
  • Communication commands
  • Networking commands

Module 3

  • Backup and disk utilities
  • Pipes and filters
  • Grep
  • Process and job control
  • Editing files
  • Vi editor

Target Audience

  • Existing Administrators
  • Beginners , intermediates and anyone who would like to know about linux

Registration Process for E-Course and Exam

Premium Package
(E-Course Version)

  • Self Explanatory
  • Valid for 40 days
  • The Package also includes E-Voucher/Access Key for Certification Exam
  • The E-Voucher/Access Key can be used via ProctorU Globally.
  • Hard Copy Certificate will be shipped to your mailing address within six to eight working weeks and a Digital Badge will be sent to your email if you qualify in the exam.
  • Course Duration: 40 Days
  • Price: 150 USD


  • Self Explanatory
  • E-Course is Valid for 20 days
  • This Package doesn't includes E-Voucher for Certification Exam.
  • Candidate has to purchase the E-Voucher separately to take the Certification Exam.
  • Course Duration: 20 Days
  • Price: 70 USD


  • Validity: 240 Days
  • Price: 128 USD
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