Red Hat Academy

Academic Linux curriculum designed for hands-on instruction and performance-based testing

Red Hat® Academy gives education programs in high schools and higher education institutions worldwide the technology and support to offer a Linux® academic curriculum.

The demand for proven Linux knowledge and skills continues to soar. A 100% web-deployed and web-managed curriculum, Red Hat Academy outfits schools with hands-on instruction, curriculum and labs, performance-based testing, and educator support—all the essential elements to help you start and sustain a Linux curriculum program. Learn more about Red Hat Academy?

The Red Hat Academy curriculum is offered across many of Red Hat’s most popular platform, middleware and cloud technologies. Courses are available in North America and select European and Asia-Pacific countries. Contact your Red Hat Training representative for a complete list of course titles in your region.

Red Hat Academy Partners

What do Vanderbilt University, the University of Stirling in Scotland, and Yuba K-12 School District in Northern California have in common? Along with thousands of other institutions around the world, they've chosen Red Hat to enable their IT infrastructures and encourage students to learn in new and exciting ways.

Key benefits of the Red Hat Academy Partnership:

  • Comprehensive web-based and mobile-friendly textbooks, with select content available in local languages
  • Integrated tests and quizzes
  • Robust lab environment with self-checking feature
  • Student management utilities
  • Instructor training
  • Certification exam vouchers
  • Red Hat email support
  • Access to Red Hat communities and employment connections on Certification Central
"Red Hat Academy has provided our students with the latest curriculum and labs for Linux Systems Administration and Systems Engineer skills. Our students graduate with skills in demand in the latest Data Centers, and are hired by financial and investment institutions, leading computer manufacturers, and health care organizations."

Lee Toderick
Department of Technology Systems
East Carolina University, United States
"The importance of Linux in the IT market is growing rapidly, so the Red Hat Academy program enhances career prospects for our graduates."

Krzysztof Brzosko
Computer Sciencee Faculty
Bialystock Technical University, Poland


Contact your Red Hat Academy assistant in your country or email us for more information.