Instructor Requirements

LPI Academy Partners must have contractors, employees or volunteer instructors who know the subject matter and have a demonstrated ability to teach.


LPI Linux Essentials Instructor Requirements

Instructors teaching to the LPI Linux Essentials (LE) objectives are not required to possess the LE Certificate of Achievement however it is highly recommended. LPI will provide an exam voucher (1 per accepted instructor) at no cost to the LPI Academy Partner.


Linux+/LPIC-1 Instructor Requirements

Instructors teaching to the Linux + powered by LPI/LPIC1 objectives are required to possess the Linux+ powered by LPI or LPIC1 certification. LPI will provide LPIC1 exam vouchers (2 each per accepted instructor) at no cost to each LPI Academy Partner instructor. Additionally, those instructors wishing to take advantage of the 3-in-1 certification offering can request Linux+ powered by LPI vouchers from LPI.

Each LPI Academy instructor will have a six (6) month grace period to achieve either the Linux + powered by LPI or LPIC-1 Certification upon acceptance of their LPI Academy Instructor application. LPI will assist on-boarding new instructors as required and at LPI’s discretion.

Instructors teaching to the Linux + powered by LPI / LPIC1 objectives are required to complete NDG’s NetLab+ Linux+ virtual labs (there is no cost as a LPI Academy Partner Instructor).

A minimum of one instructor must remain on staff of the LPI Academy Partner with the ability to meet the above mentioned requirements to deliver content relative to the certificate/certification objectives that instruction is being provided.


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