Red Hat Training

Red Hat Academy

Technology training that sets your students apart

Red Hat® Academy turns academic institutions into centers for enterprise-ready talent by outfitting them with Red Hat Training and Certification. Through the Red Hat Academy program, more than 20,000 students per year gain access to the value of training and the benefits of certification through hands-on instruction, curriculum, labs, performance-based testing, and instructor support.

The Red Hat Academy curriculum is offered across Red Hat’s most in-demand platform, middleware, and cloud technologies. Select courses and exams are available in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. 

Red Hat Academy partners

What do Singapore Polytechnic, the Illinois Institute of Technology, and East Carolina University have in common? Along with many 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. We’re stronger together.

Comprehensive web-based or print textbooks, with select content available in local languages

A flexible program that meets the needs of the university and students

Integrated tests and quizzes

Robust lab environment

Student management utilities

Instructor enablement materials

Certification exam discounts

Access to platforms that connect you to Red Hat communities and employment connections

Student success

Curriculum that leads to lifelong opportunities

Singapore Polytechnic educates on open source with Red Hat Academy

Learn how Singapore Polytechnic has partnered with Red Hat Academy to prepare their students for stronger careers and support future open source contributors. Over the past 15 years, the school's students have gained access through this partnership to comprehensive open source technology certifications, such as Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) and Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE).

Skills that pave the future

Linux skills are in demand. Be a differentiator for your institution and students.


of Linux job postings are seeking Red Hat Certified Professionals.

Source:, "Best Linux Certifications For 2016," October 2015.

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We were having trouble coming up with a good, solid, rigorous Linux curriculum. We had an opportunity to become a member of the Red Hat Academy, and we jumped on it and never looked back.

Lee Toderick , Teaching Instructor, East Carolina University, United States


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