RHCE - Red Hat Certified Engineer

RHCE is 80-hour program (course RH 254). The curriculum consists of workbooks, lessons, discussion material, exercises, assessments, class managed tools and live lab exams.

Detailed curriculum

RH 254: Red Hat System Administration III

You will learn to deploy and administer the core networking services which have made the Red Hat Enterprise Linux popular, including:

  • Controlling Services and Daemons
  • Managing IPv6 Networking
  • Configuring Link Aggregation and Bridging
  • Network Port Security
  • Managing DNS for Servers
  • Configuring Email Transmission
  • Providing Remote Block Storage
  • Providing File-based Storage
  • Configuring MariaDB Databases
  • Providing Apache HTTPD Web Service
  • Writing Bash Scripts
  • Bash Conditionals and Control Structures
  • Configuring the Shell Environment
  • Linux Containers and Docker
  • Comprehensive Review

You will learn skills in:

  • implementing and administering basic security policies relating to user authentication (including PAM and NIS) and securing network applications using application level access control and kernel level firewalling (ipchains).
  • administering SELinux
  • system monitoring
  • implementing common encryption protocols (including public key infrastructures)

RHCE certification indicates that you have passed a realistic performance-based lab exam that tests your ability to:

  • install and configure Red Hat Linux
  • understand limitations of hardware
  • configure basic networking and file systems for a network
  • configure the X Window System
  • perform essential Red Hat Linux system administration
  • configure basic security for a network server
  • set up and manage common enterprise networking (IP) services for the organization
  • carry out server diagnostics and troubleshooting.


Instruction Languages EL, EN
Prerequisites Intermediate-level (B2) knowledge of English, RHCSA certification
Who should attend high school or university graduates
Certificate of Attendance Yes
Certification Track RHCE
Offered Online No
Partner Institution RED HAT


Days and Hours Start Date End Date Hours per Week
Tuesday & Thursday, 18:00-22:00 01/12/2020 23/02/2021 8