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Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills path

Validate your Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills

Red Hat® Training and Certification offers training on Red Hat Enterprise Linux® for individuals of all experience levels. Our comprehensive Linux curriculum delivers real-world skills development, built using customer user cases and input from Red Hat’s support team and field personnel.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator skills path

The first step in becoming a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) is becoming a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA®). To gain this certification, you can take one of two paths:

1. Skills path for Red Hat Certified System Administrator

2. Rapid skills path for Red Hat Certified System Administrator

Both paths converge for the RHCSA exam. Certification is required to continue forward in the RHCE skills path.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) - 3 hours - Required

Red Hat Certified Engineer on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 skills path

Once you have received your RHCSA certification, you may progress in the skills path:

Advanced Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills

We recommend that you complete your Red Hat Certified Engineer certification before starting these advanced skills: 

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Linux Diagnostics and Troubleshooting skills path

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Security: Linux skills path

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Linux Performance Tuning skills path

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Identity Management skills path

Red Hat Certified Specialist in High Availability Clustering skills path

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Deployment and Systems Management skills path

  1. IDC Business Value White Paper, sponsored by Red Hat. “The Business Value of Red Hat Training,” Doc. #US46999720, December 2020.

Business value of Red Hat training [1]

  • 365% return on investment (ROI) over three years
  • Savings to US$1.25 million over three years
  • Boost DevOps team productivity 44%
  • Boost IT infrastructure team productivity 34%
  • Deploy new IT resources 59% faster