LPIC-2 is the second certification in LPI’s multi-level professional certification program. The LPIC-2 will validate the candidate’s ability to administer small to medium–sized mixed networks. The candidate must have an active LPIC-1 certification to receive LPIC-2 certification, but the LPIC-1 and LPIC-2 exams may be taken in any order.

In this course students will learn how to plan, implement, keep consistent, secure and troubleshoot a small mixed (Microsoft, Linux) network, including a:
• LAN server (Samba, NFS, DNS, DHCP, client management)
• Internet Gateway (firewall, VPN, SSH, web cache/proxy, mail)
• Internet Server (web server and reverse proxy, FTP server)
Student will also learn about how to advise management on automation and purchases.

Target Audience

  • Anyone who is already familiar with Linux and material covered in LPIC-1 Linux Administrator course
  • Anyone wishing to prepare for the LPIC-2 Linux Engineer Exams 201-450 and exam 202-450.


Before attending this course, delegates must have either of the two following courses:

  • LPIC-1 Linux Administrator course or
  • CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI.

Course Objectives

To become LPIC-2 certified the candidate must be able to:

  • Perform advanced system administration, including common tasks regarding the Linux kernel, system start-up and maintenance;
  • Perform advanced Management of block storage and file systems as well as advanced networking and authentication and system security, including firewall and VPN;
  • Install and configure fundamental network services, including DHCP, DNS,  SSH, Web servers, file servers using FTP, NFS and Samba, email delivery; and
  • Supervise assistants and advise management on automation and purchases.

Associated Certification & Exam

This course will prepare delegates to write the LPIC-2 exams, 201-450 and 202-450

Successfully passing exams 201-450 and 202-450 will result in the attainment of the LPIC-2 Linux Engineer Certification.

On successful completion of this course students will receive a Torque IT attendance certificate.

Duration : 5 Days