Linux Professional Institute

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is a non-profit organization originally established back in 1999.  LPI has brought together an active and committed community of companies, IT professionals, training organizations and volunteers to become one of the premier organization advocating and assisting in the professional use of Linux and Open Source software. The 'Linux Essentials' professional education program offered by LPI provides training, & certification of individuals in the use of Linux and a range of Open Source software solutions.