Linux Command Line for Beginners

A Beginner's Guide to Using the Linux Command Line Effectively

4.76 (136 reviews)
Operating Systems
1 hour
Dec 2022
last update
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What you will learn

Understand the Linux file system structure and navigation

Learn how to use basic Linux commands for file management, such as ls, cd, cp, and mv

Understand file and directory permissions and how to modify them using chmod and chown commands

Learn how to manipulate text files using basic Linux text editors such as vi or nano

Practice using the command line interface to perform various administrative tasks such as installing software packages.

Understand the fundamentals of virtualization technology and its benefits

Learn how to install and configure VMware virtualization software on a host machine

Learn how to create, manage and modify virtual machines in VMware


Are you interested in starting a career in Information Technology, Cyber Security, or Systems Administration? If so, learning Linux is an essential step. Linux is one of the most highly sought-after skills by employers and there is an immediate need for people who have these skills in these career fields.

In our basic Linux command line course, you'll learn how to access and perform simple tasks in the command line, providing you with a solid foundation to build upon in the future. You don't need any prior experience with Linux to take this course - we'll start with the basics and gradually introduce more advanced concepts.

By gaining exposure and experience with the Ubuntu Linux command line, you'll be giving yourself a competitive advantage in the job market. You'll learn how to navigate the file system, manage files and directories, manipulate text files, and manage processes. You'll also gain practical experience using command line tools for networking, system administration, and troubleshooting.

Not only will this course give you valuable hands-on experience with Linux, it will also help you prepare for industry-recognized certifications such as CompTIA Linux+, LPI Linux Essentials, and RedHat Certifications.

Whether you're just starting out in IT or looking to freshen up your skills, this course will help you gain valuable experience that can set you apart from other candidates. You'll also be setting the foundation for acquiring other skills, such as setting up ideal developer environments or pivoting into learning how to become an ethical hacker or cybersecurity analyst.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to gain valuable skills and experience that can help you succeed in a rewarding career in Information Technology, Cyber Security, or Systems Administration.

Sign up for our basic Linux command line course now and take the first step towards a successful career in this exciting and in-demand field!




Building Your Lab Environment

Lab SetUp

The Linux Command Line

Introducing Ubuntu
Introduction to The Terminal
The File System and Shell
Printing Working Directories and Clear
Command History
Change Directory
Help with Command Usage
File Permissions
Creating Files and Hidden Files
Making Directories and Hidden Directories
File Types
Nano Text Editor
Gedit Text Editor
Installing and Removing Software
Cat, Head, Less, More, and Tail
File Redirections and Echo
Copying Objects
Moving Objects
Renaming Objects
Removing Objects


Course Completion


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March 28, 2023
The content is good and very well explained. I just think that with just a couple of extra minutes you could present some more basic commands (for example network related) but I understand that this is only an introduction.
January 22, 2023
till now i learned nothing but yup this is engaging as fcuk i am i have extremely shot attention span but this guy is keeping me with engaged in this video
January 9, 2023
This course for me has been the most clear and straightforward tutorial for Linux basic commands that I encountered so far. Thank you so much!
January 2, 2023
Curso muito bom, direto e objetivo. Podem ter faltados alguns comandos, mas os que foram apresentados estão adequados.



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