Become a Trainer

Linux Professional Institute Trainer Programs

Registered Trainer

Registered Trainer

Teachers and other educators are the heart of a skilled and enthusiastic generation of open source practitioners. You educate, motivate, and guide your charges through increasingly complex technologies and career paths. We want to recognize your efforts and work with you to maximize the opportunities for you, your organization, and your students. Become one of our registered trainers and let‘s provide quality and relevant open source education together.

Approved Trainer

Approved Trainer

A Linux Professional Institute Approved Trainer is someone committed to high quality open source and technology education. The trainer is a certified and highly knowledgeable subject matter expert, that is a member of the LPI and currently involved in the training and instructing on the topics.

Benefits for Registered Trainers

Benefits for Registered Trainers

  • Updates on
    • certifications
    • learning materials
    • program changes
    • and other news
  • Priority access to trainer webinars
Benefits for Approved Trainers

Benefits for Approved Trainers

  • Access to all member benefits
  • Updates on certifications and materials
  • Use of LPI Approved Trainer logo
  • Welcome letter (includes link to downloadable certificate)
  • DIscounts available for their students
  • Dedicated area on discuss.lpi.org
  • Eligible to join the Advisory Commitee (AAC or AT specific)

For applying use the membership@lpi.org with subject line: Approved Trainer

More than 70% say certification can make you more attractive to potential employers.

47.4% of IT certification holders in the USA received a raise of salary in the first year after they got certified.

67.6% say that getting certified has increased their ability to solve problems.

Requirements for Registered Trainers

Requirements for Registered Trainers

  • Linux Professional Institute credentials for which you are teaching
  • Agreement to Code of Conduct
  • Reference letter/confirmation of employment from employer or client
  • Attend an LPI Train the Trainer session

 

Requirements for Approved Trainers

Requirements for Approved Trainers

  • Satisfy LPI Registered Trainer requirements
  • LPI membership
  • CV or Linkedin profile
  • Video submission/audition of the trainer teaching material from LPI certification track
  • Certification in one of the following:
    • CompTIA CTT+
    • Friesen Kaye and Associates
    • Global Knowledge Instructi9onal Skills Certification
    • IAMCT Approved Technical Trainer (IAMCT ATT)
    • IPM (Institut fur Personalberatung und Managemententwicklung)
    • Learning and Performance Institute Trainer Performance Monitoring and Assessment (TPMA)
    • Learning Tree Train the Trainer Program
    • Marcom Deli
    • Microsoft Certified Trainer Instructional Skills Certification (MCT-ISC)
    • New Horizons Instructional Skills Certification
    • PrepMasters USA
    • CCSI (Cisco)
    • CST (Scrum Alliance) OR
    • Provide reference supporting at least one year of instructional experience

 

Why certified employees

When you employ LPI certified professionals, you employ the best Linux and open source skill set.