Immersive IT Training with Hands-On Labs

Server Academy helps students build IT skills to start and advance their careers in System Administration. In-depth System Admin lessons, tests and certificates, will allow you to become a successful IT expert. Even if you're a complete beginner. Sign up free now.

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Hands - On IT Labs

Our IT labs provide hands-on experience. You'll be installing, configuring and deploying Server and Applications on real servers!

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Step-by step video lectures

We fully guide you through our program. All of our lessons are step-by-step and will be easy for you to follow. The program also contains tests to make sure you’re testing your knowledge consistently.

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Online IT labs

Our Full-Access Membership gives you access to our smooth and easy-to-use IT labs. You'll be installing, configuring and deploying Windows Server in real life. No more missing experience when applying for jobs in IT.

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IT skills certification

You'll learn how to build an entire Windows network from scratch and you'll receive a certificate upon completion. We also streamline the process of getting additional certifications.

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Server Academy is the direct path to your IT career

The skills that we'll teach you are the most sought after skills in the industry. Our goal is to turn you into an expert and help you get IT jobs.

You can find some of these skills below. Don't worry though, we'll walk you through these step-by-step and you'll have absolutely no problems becoming proficient in these skills even if you are a complete beginner!

Join the 350,000+ students who have learned from Server Academy!

“At age 53 I was laid off from my IT job and was having trouble getting a new job due to stale IT skills. I enrolled in Server Academy and I was able to massively improve my IT skillset - so much so that I am now employed as a Systems Admin!"


Jason Jacklich

Systems Admin

"I got a new job just after watching some of your videos and blew away my interview questions. I am hooked and look forward to all you have to offer as the clear training and labs that I can do repeatedly til comfortable are beyond incredible."


Bryan Playford

IT Professional

"The skills I've learned helped me land a job in the IT field as a Jr. Systems Admin. Now I can focus on advancing my career. If you're looking to build your IT career this is the perfect place to start."


Jr Walton

Jr. Systems Admin

What you'll learn with us

Server Academy membership comes with 9 IT courses designed to turn aspiring System Admins into Windows Server experts. Our Full-Access membership also includes virtual IT labs which give you practical experience you’ll need to perform your job duties as a System Admin. We continue working on new courses to make sure you can constantly improve your IT skills. See our courses below.

Linux Fundamentals

This free course will teach you the fundamentals of Linux. You’ll learn about Linux distributions, the command line interface, managing user accounts, and more!

Linux Server Administration

This course is a comprehensive course designed to guide learners through the vast landscape of Linux server operating systems, encompassing its history, installation, and configuration processes.

Ansible Training for Beginners

Learn how to Automate complete server configurations with this complete Ansible Course for Beginners!

Introduction to AWS (Amazon Web Services) - Early Access

This course covers core AWS services, including EC2, S3, RDS, and VPC. Learn to use AWS to build scalable, reliable, and secure cloud-based solutions.

Active Directory Fundamentals

Learn how to create and manage AD user accounts, reset passwords, manage group memberships and much more!

Building your IT Lab

Create an IT lab on your home computer or in the cloud for free!

Installing and Configuring Windows Server

Install Windows Server 2016, configure Server Baselines, understand Licensing, Server Core, Upgrades and much more!

Active Directory & Identity with Windows Server

Learn how to install, configure and administrate Active Directory Domain Services

Group Policy & Security with Windows Server

Learn how to create Group Policy objects and manage your domain.

Installing and Configuring Domain Name System (DNS)

This course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation for Windows DNS server

Installing and Configuring Dynamic Host Control Protocol (DHCP)

Learn how to install, configure and troubleshoot the DHCP server role.

Installing and Configuring Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)

Setup your lab, Install WSUS, administrate your WSUS server and clients, learn WSUS troubleshooting and MUCH more...

Administration and Automation with Windows PowerShell

Install PowerShell 5.1, Understand PowerShell Syntax, Setup a PowerShell IT lab, Manage Active Directory with Powershell

Installing and Configuring System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

Learn how to install and administrate SCCM within your network, step-by-step.

Python 3 for Beginners

Become a Python Pro! This course starts with the basics and goes all the way to building your own classes, objects and working with APIs!

Frequently Asked Questions

Other courses just teach you the theory and provide you with "information". We go several steps further and provide you with job-equivalent practical experience that will help you both land and perform an IT job. 

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It's risk-free

We're so confident that our platform will help you with your IT career, that we're offering a Full 30-day money back guarantee in case you don't love our platform. No questions asked!

Our membership will give you access to all the training you need to excel in your IT career. It's month-to month, no contracts - you can cancel anytime.

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