Linux Training Courses in Houston Texas

Houston has over 1000 tech companies. It's one of the largest US cities and a hotbed for technology. We have run some training courses in Texas including onsites at some of the major Houston companies. Check out pricing for the course and then view our schedule or ask us to come to Houston or a location easily accessible from you. Our reps can help find the best options.


Intense School's 5-day Comprehensive Linux Boot Camp is a totally hands-on course covering all important facets of the world's most popular open source operating system. Throughout this course, you gain the essential knowledge and hands-on skills to leverage Linux for your organizational advantage. You learn to create, edit and search Linux files, control permissions and ownership, process and format text data, and use shell scripts to perform multiple tasks. Benefits and Goals Intense School's is the ONLY linux training course currently on the market that emphasizes both hands-on skills training AND certification preparation. During our intense linux training course, you will learn hands-on skills that are relevant for any linux distribution (Red Hat, Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Backtrack, etc.) such as how to:

  • Manage, control and automate Linux GNU open source tools
  • Create, edit and search Linux files and directories
  • Limit access within the file system by controlling permissions and ownership
  • Combine GNU filter commands in pipelines to process and format text data
  • Exploit Bash shell features to enhance the command line interface
  • Perform multiple tasks in shell scripts simultaneously
  • Building, linking and removing Linux files and directories
  • Setting and testing file permissions
  • Customizing start-up scripts for enhanced Bash interactivity
  • Running shell scripts for automation
  • Installing Linux software and configuring the network interface
The proprietary Intense School course material is designed to provide an extensive hands-on experience for you. Topics include: installation and configuration; the boot process; user and group administration; filesystem administration, including quotas, FACLs, RAID and LVM; task automation; client networking; SELinux; software management; log files; troubleshooting; and more. In addition to acquiring the skills of an Enterprise Linux Admin, at Intense School we feel it is important to be able to demonstrate your skills and value as an IT professional to your current or future employer. During our Comprehensive Linux Boot Camp, you will be prepared to achieve the following Linux professional certifications on-site: * Linux Professional Institute's LPIC (Exams 101 & 102) * Comptia Linux+


Companies in Houston we've worked with:

  • Mustang
  • Alert logic, Inc
  • Athens Group
  • Baker Hughes
  • BearFossett
  • BindView
  • CGG Veritas
  • ChevronTexaco
  • Conoco Phillips
  • Continental Airlines
  • CyberMedic of Houston
  • Datavox
  • Devon Energy
  • Diverse Networks, Inc.
  • Dynamis
  • ExxonMobil
  • Hieu N. Nguyen
  • Highstar Engineering & Consulting
  • Houston ISD
  • Houston Police Department
  • INS - Internation Network Services
  • Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.
  • KPMG
  • NASA
  • Open Solutions
  • PCCA
  • Redstone Companies
  • Reliant Energy
  • Reliant Resources
  • Rimkus
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Shell Oil
  • Stage Stores
  • United Space Alliance
  • Universal Solutions
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Vetco

"Before taking the test I knew nothing about A+ but after the training I was able to pass both exams."
Sherry Smith
Defense Intelligence Agency