Red Hat - Firebrand’s training for Red Hat’s System Administration I certification



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Next date:

6/2/2023 (Monday)


On this accelerated Firebrand’s training for Red Hat’s System Administration I certification course, you’ll learn the basics of Linux administration and gain foundational knowledge of Linux concepts and core tasks.

In just 4 days, you’ll learn how to apply command-line concepts and enterprise-level tools, starting your career path to becoming a full-time Linux system administrator. You will build knowledge on how to:

  • Install and configure software components and services
  • Establish network connections and control firewall restrictions
  • Troubleshoot problems and analyse systems with Red Hat Insights

At the end of this course, you’ll be ready to sit the Red Hat System Administration I (PE124) exam and get your certification.

Firebrand's Lecture | Lab | Review methodology means you’ll train at twice the speed of traditional training and return to work certified within days, not months.


This course is ideal for:

  • Windows system administrators
  • Network administrators
  • Other System administrators

Next steps

This Firebrand’s training for Red Hat’s System Administration I certification course is the first of two courses that will provide the basic skills required to study towards taking the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) examination. For those required to study for the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) examination, the skills acquired on this course are also a requirement.

This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • Red Hat Certified Specialist in Enterprise Application Server Administration (RHCJA)

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 4-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 134.561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


  • Module 1: Get started with Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Module 2: Access the command line
  • Module 3: Manage files from the command line
  • Module 4: Get help in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Module 5: Create, view, and edit text files
  • Module 6: Manage local users and groups
  • Module 7: Control access to files
  • Module 8: Monitor and manage Linux processes
  • Module 9: Control services and daemons
  • Module 10: Configure and secure SSH
  • Module 11: Analyse and store logs
  • Module 12: Manage networking
  • Module 13: Archive and transfer files
  • Module 14: Install and update software
  • Module 15: Access Linux files systems
  • Module 16: Analyse servers and get support
  • Module 17: Comprehensive review

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll be ready to sit the following exam:

Preliminary Exam in Red Hat System Administration I (PE124)

  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Language: English
  • Exam code: PE124

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Before attending this accelerated course, you should have basic technical user skills with computer applications on some operating systems.

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call 09 - 42 419 397 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.


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