Linux PAM Administration - Level 3

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Overview Everything you need to know about Linux PAM, you can develop through this excellent course, the Linux PAM Administration …


Everything you need to know about Linux PAM, you can develop through this excellent course, the Linux PAM Administration – Level 3 (Pluggable Authentication Modules) course. You will be introduced to PAM in Linux, the background and inner workings and the importance of learning how to configure it. The course is comprehensive and will provide live examples on a live system, making it informative and exciting at the same time to gain a solid grasp of PAM in Linux.

As the #1 operating system, Linux is used for web servers, cloud computing and consumer electronics to name just a few. The course will equip you with the necessary skills and processes to apply your expertise in PAM in Linux. Linux Systems Administrators are in high-demand and qualifying in this course will give you a step up in the right direction.

Linux PAM Administration – Level 3 will provide a complete understanding of how to administer, configure and upgrade a Linux operating system. You can apply your new-found skills in Linux and take on multiple job roles in the IT industry. This is a CPD certified course that will demonstrate to potential employers that you are continually developing yourself, and will make you a desirable candidate.

  • Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Study365?
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Who is this Course for?
  • Entry Requirements
  • Access Duration
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Progression and Career Path

Study365 is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by CPD.  At Study365, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course. Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

  • Have an understanding of the background of Linux PAM
  • Learn how to configure Linux PAM
  • Have a clear understanding of the inner workings of PAM
  • Learn how to secure a Linux system

This course is recommended for,

  • Anyone who wants to learn Linux PAM
  • Individuals who want to be fast and efficient in their understanding of Linux
  • Individuals working in IT and want to add a new skillset
  • Linux Systems Administrators
  • IT students
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

In order to qualify in the course ‘Linux PAM Administration - Level 3’ successfully, learners will take an online test with each module being rounded off with multiple-choice questions. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the ‘Linux PAM Administration - Level 3’ Certificate accredited by CPD.

CPD is a leading awarding body in the United Kingdom that meets an excellent standard of high quality education. CPD is committed towards the enhancement of proficiency and personal skills in order to develop learners’ skills and abilities. CPD ensures that both practical and academic qualifications assist individuals to re-skill or up-skill and maintain a competitive advantage in their chosen industry.

The Linux PAM Administration - Level 3 Certificate will improve your candidature for a number of jobs in the software development and IT industries.  You can use this qualification to study more courses in the same field and enhance your academic expertise, if you want to gain valuable knowledge to add as a skillset on your resume. You can also demand for a salary increment or job promotion from your employer. Given below are job titles you can land, along with the average UK salary per annum according to

  • Linux Systems Administrators - £63,000 (Approximately)

Course Curriculum

01: Introduction & Overview
1.1.Linux PAM Administration – Introduction 00:02:00
1.2.Linux PAM Administration – Course overview 00:02:00
02: Lab Setup
2.1.Download and Install VirtualBox 00:06:00
2.2.Creating First Virtual Machine 00:06:00
2.3.Linux Installation 00:25:00
2.4.Linux CentOS8 Installation 00:25:00
03: PAM Administration
3.1.What is PAM 00:09:00
3.2.The Importance of PAM 00:04:00
3.3.The PAM File Configuration Format 00:05:00
3.4.The PAM File Configuration – Module Interface 00:05:00
3.5.Account Access Through PAM 00:02:00
3.6.The PAM Configuration File – Control Flags 00:03:00
3.7.The PAM Configuration File – Modules (SO) 00:11:00
3.8.PAM Aware Services and Stacks 00:08:00
Linux PAM System Administrator Guide
Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM)
Mock Exam
Mock Exam : Linux PAM Administration 00:40:00
Final Exam
Final Exam: Linux PAM Administration 00:40:00
Certificate Download Guide
Certificate Download Guide 00:02:00

Students feedback


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    Avery Reynolds

    February 08, 2021
    Future opportunities

    Taking this course has opened the door to me gaining the opportunity of becoming a Linux Systems Administrator.

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    Justice Walker

    January 29, 2021
    Simple process

    The process to register for the course was convenient. I was rather nervous about online learning, but I need not have worried. Everything was in place to make taking the course very easy.

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    Billie Byrne

    December 27, 2020
    Informative video series

    It was easy to grasp as the video series was presented in a structured manner.

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    Harper Barker

    November 16, 2020
    Good provider

    Study365 was up to standard – I wish to commend their commitment to students.

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