Why Red Hat Academy?

Whether you’re offering, teaching, or taking our curriculum, you’ll enjoy the unique advantages provided by our program.

institutes

Institutions

  • Join our network of academic partners in working with the recognized leader of Linux in the IT industry
  • Offer curriculum in Linux, cloud, and development technologies
  • Align to educational institution needs for flexible course design
  • Prepare your students with the foundational skills necessary to embark on other technology topics
  • Take advantage of no-cost membership for qualifying institutions
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Instructors

  • Teach best-in-class IT curriculum for system administrators and developers
  • Validate your knowledge with discounted Red Hat certification exams
  • Stay current with curriculum updates
  • Keep learning with no-cost access to select video classroom courses
  • Run your curriculum and labs effectively with Red Hat program support
students

Students

  • Learn in-demand skills
  • Get certified with discounted exams by the leader in open source
  • Choose your best learning style with multiple courseware formats
  • Gain valuable experience with hands-on lab environments
  • Connect with Red Hat instructors and students in the Red Hat Learning Community

Program features

Red Hat Academy has a number of benefits designed to help students reach their academic and career potential.

Curriculum

High-demand, diverse course content

Experience

Flexible, hands-on lab environments

Validation

Performance-based certification exams

Training

Instructor enablement and preparation

Resources

Globally standardized materials

By the numbers

Thousands of students take part in the Red Hat Academy program every year. See what these students and their instructors and administrators have to say.

Better prepared

95%

Of students say they are better prepared to maximize the value of Red Hat products after training

More successful

89%

Of instructors and administrators say the Red Hat curriculum has a positive impact on their institution’s technology programs

More independent

92%

Of students are able to work more independently and rely less on coworkers after Red Hat training

Better opportunities

94%

Of instructors and administrators say Red Hat Academy students who graduate with a Red Hat certification have increased job opportunities

Train and validate in-demand skills

Browse our course and exam offerings to learn more about the value you get as part of Red Hat Academy.

Core system administration

Learn to deploy, administer, manage, and secure Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Cloud computing

Acquire the skills needed to support your organization’s movement to the cloud.

Middleware Development

Embrace modern infrastructure by mastering middleware applications.

Certification exams

Validate your skills to show you’re prepared for all technology challenges.