LPI Certification Exams at FOSDEM

LPI Offers Discounted Certification Exams at FOSDEM 2007

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) will offer discounted certification exams to attendees of FOSDEM 2007.

Exams will be in the English language and include all LPIC-1 (101 and 102), LPIC-2 (201 and 202) and LPIC-3 (301) exams, as well as MySQL 5.0 certification exams (administrator and developer).

All exams will be held in Room Lameere (in the U building) on both days of the event.
For the exact schedule of the exam sessions, see below.

Conference attendees will pay 60,- EUR for the LPIC-1, LPIC-2 and LPIC-3 exams -- a 50% discount off the regular price for LPIC-1/LPIC-2 and more than a 60% discount off the price of LPIC-3 exams.
MySQL 5.0 exams (MySQL 5.0 Developer I, MySQL 5.0 Developer II, MySQL 5.0 DBA I and MySQL 5.0 DBA II) are all at 85,- EUR which is a 50% discount too.
All candidates can pay for their exams at the exam room by cash.

Registrations have been closed as of 2007-02-23 -- for last-minute participation, register directly with Klaus Behrla, in the exam room (Lameere)

All LPI candidates must pre-register at the LPI website for an LPI ID number at the following URL:


For the MySQL 5.0 Certification Exams, candidates must obtain a MySQL certification ID from the MySQL website instead, at


Exam candidates must bring valid photo identification and their LPI ID number to the exam lab.
For the MySQL 5.0 exams, candidates must bring valid photo identification and their MySQL certification ID.

Due to limited seating at the event (50 candidates per session), candidates for all exams are advised to pre-register at http://lpievent.lpi-german.de

Sponsored refund

Think-Wize, one of our sponsors, will refund the 5 best LPI exam scores through their donation to FOSDEM

Certification exam session schedule

All exam sessions will be held in the room "Lameere" in the "U" building.

See here for the schedule of LPI certification exams: http://fosdem.org/2007/schedule/tracks/lpicertification

About LPI

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is an internationally recognized, vendor-independent organization advocating and assisting the professional use of Linux, Open Source and Free Software, through the certification of Linux professionals. Established as a non-profit organization in 1999, LPI is community based and supported. LPI’s certification program is delivered worldwide in multiple languages at over 7,000 testing locations and is supported by an affiliate network spanning five continents. The organization has delivered over 120,000+ LPIC-1 and LPIC-2 exams and 35,000+ certifications, globally, since the program’s inception.