The Linux Essentials exam is a recommended pre-requisite for training in the LPIC professional program. This exam is delivered in schools and training centres around the world.
The successful Linux Essentials candidate should have an understanding of the Linux and open source industry and knowledge of the most popular open source applications.
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|What is the exam registration fee?||USD 110|
|Where do I take the exam?||Linux Essentials is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.|
|What is the format of the exam?||The exam consists of multiple-choice questions.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 60 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||60 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||500
(on a scale of 200-800)
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Linux-Essential examination, LPI's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||Linux Essential Certification expires 5 years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. LPI highly recommends recertification after two years from the date of the certification designation to retain a current certification status.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the Linux-Essentials, click here.|
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