An IT professional who has earned the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) is able to perform the core system administration skills required in Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments. The credential is earned after successfully passing the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) Exam (EX200).

Certification details:

Red Hat Certified System Administration Course contains two modules –

    1. Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) and
    1. Red Hat System Administration II (RH134).

Red Hat System Administrator I (RH124)

Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is designed for IT professionals without previous Linux system administration experience. The course is intended to provide students with Linux administration “survival skills ” by focusing on core administration tasks. Red Hat System Administration I also provides a foundation for students planning to become full-time Linux system administrators by introducing key command-line concepts and enterprise-level tools . These concepts are further developed in the follow-on course, Red Hat System Administration II (RH134). The main agendas of this module is to gain sufficient skill to perform core system administration tasks on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Build foundational skills needed by an RHCSA-certified Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrator.

Red Hat System Administrator II (RH134)

This course is specifically designed for students who have completed Red Hat System Administration I (RH124). Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) focuses on the keytasks needed to become a full time Linux Administrator and to validate those skills via the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam. This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration including filesystems and partitioning , logical volumes, SELinux , firewalling , and troubleshooting.

The main agendas of this module is to expand and extend on skills gained during the Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) course. Build skills needed by an RHCSA-certified Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrator.

Prove your skills and knowledge

A Red Hat® Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) is able to perform the following tasks:

  • Understand and use essential tools for handling files, directories, command-line environments, and documentation
  • Operate running systems, including booting into different run levels, identifying processes, starting and stopping virtual machines, and controlling services
  • Managing physical storage
  • Configure local storage using partitions and logical volumes
  • Create and configure file systems and file system attributes, such as permissions,
    encryption, access control lists, and network file systems
  • Deploy, configure, and maintain systems, including software installation, update, and core services
  • Manage users and groups, including use of a centralized directory for authentication
  • Manage security, including basic firewall and SELinux configuration
  • Monitoring and managing processes
  • Managing and securing files
  • Administrating users and groups
  • Accessing Linux file systems
  • Installing and using virtualized systems
  • Reviewing the system log files and journal

Audience: Is this certification right for you?

The RHCSA certification is designed for:

  • Experienced Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrators seeking validation of their skills Students who have attended Red Hat System Administration I and II and are on the path to earn RHCSA certification
  • Experienced Linux system administrators who require a certification either by their
  • orgaization or based on a mandate (DOD 8570 directive)
  • IT professionals who are on the path to earn a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) certification
  • RHCEs who are non-current or who are about to become non-current and wish to re-certify as RHCEs

Exam: Test your skills and knowledge

EX200 – Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam
The performance-based Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) tests your knowledge and skill in areas of system administration common across a wide range of environments and deployment scenarios. You must be an RHCSA to earn a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) certification.

Training: The best way to learn is to do

In preparation to earn the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), Red Hat recommends the following:
For Windows system administrators

  • Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)

For Linux or UNIX administrators

  • RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH199)

Duration:

  • 20 days (2.5 Hrs/day)
  • 10 days (8 Hrs/day)*

* Only for Experienced linux professionals

Available Time Slots:

  • 07:30-10:00
  • 10:30-13:00
  • 14:00-16:30
  • 18:00-20:30