LPI-101 – January 9 – 19, 2012
LPI-102 – February 6 – 16, 2012
In partnership with LPI, the Linux Professional Institute, and Ma3bar, the Arab Support Center for Free & Open Source Center, and in collaboration with the IEEE Computer Society – Lebanon Chapter, The Computer Science Department at the American University of Science and Technology – AUST announces a GNU/Linux Training Workshop on the campus of AUST, Ashrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon. This workshop covers two courses, LPI-101 and LPI-102, which lead to the LPIC-1 renown certification.
As part of Ma3bar's mission to promote Free Software in Arab societies, this Training workshop is a third of a series of GNU/Linux training workshops that aim to increase the level of competence in Free Software environments.
LPIC-1 – Junior Level Linux Professional
LPIC-1 is the first IT certification program to be professionally accredited by National Commission For Certifying Agencies (NCCA). It requires passing both exams of LPI-101 and LPI-102. To pass this level, someone should be able to:
LPI-101 – Jan. 9 – 19, 2012 (8 sessions, 6:00–9:00 PM)
This course covers basic skills for the GNU/Linux professional that are common to major distributions of GNU/Linux.
LPI-102 – Feb. 6-16, 2012 (8 sessions, 6:00–9:00 PM)
This course covers basic & more advanced skills for the GNU/Linux professional that are common to major distributions of GNU/Linux.
LPIC-1 certification exams
LPIC-1 certification requires passing both exams 101 and 102. These two exams can be taken anytime at any LPI certified exam center. It is recommended that trainees consider taking the exams at least two weeks after the workshop in order to have adequate time to prepare, practice and review. More information about the exams will be provided during the workshop.
Who should attend
What you get
The workshop will be delivered by a team of experienced academicians and LPI-certified professionals:
Registration is open until January 2, 2012. Early bird registration fees apply on or before December 16, 2011. Registration is confirmed only upon filling the on-line application form at http://ma3bar.org/gnulinux/ and receiving the full payment.
Travel & Accommodation
For participants coming from neighboring Arab countries, assistance and special rates on travel and accommodation will be arranged. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
* a valid IEEE student membership card for 2012 is required.
§ an eligible student must have a valid student ID from an accredited Institution of higher education, and should be less than 25 years of age.
‡ an eligible group consists of two or more persons delegated by an organization
For more information, please contact
Dr. Aziz Barbaremail: email@example.com
Chair, IEEE Computer Chapter, Lebanon
Chairperson, Department of Computer Science
AUST - American University of Science & Technology
Alfred Naccash Avenue – Ashrafieh
P.O. Box: 16-6452 Beirut 1100-2130, Lebanon
Tel : +961 (0)1 218 716, Ext. 311
Fax: +961 (0)1 339 302
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Monday, November 28, 2011
AUST announces the GNU/Linux Training Workshop 2012
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