Training

Introduction to SQL Databases.

About This Course

Course Code
M10985

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,845.00

Course Overview
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Special Notices

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Overview

This three day course is an overview of the process of designing a database. We discuss the different types of database (tabular, multidimensional etc.), database design concepts, normalisation, relationships, performance, and end with an overview of some of the most frequently used objects in a database.
Target Audience
The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.
This course provides an in-depth understanding of the design and structure of SQL databases and database objects. Delegates who are looking for a more practical course with a focus on searching and managing data in SQL databases are advised to look at our QATSQL 'Querying SQL Databases using T-SQL' and 'Advanced Querying SQL Databases using T-SQL' QATSQLPLUS or Microsoft official curriculum M20761 'Querying Data with Transact-SQL' courses

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to databases

This module introduces key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016.

Lessons


Lab : Querying SQL Server

Module 2: Data Modelling

This module describes data modelling techniques.

Lessons


Lab : Entity relationship modelling

Module 3: Normalization

This module describes normalization and denormalization techniques.

Lessons


Lab : Normalizing raw data

Module 4: Relationships

This module describes relationship types and effects in database design.

Lessons


Lab : Designing relationships

Module 5: Performance

This module introduces the effects of database design on performance.

Lessons


Lab : Query performance

Module 6: Database Objects

This module introduces commonly used database objects.

Lessons


Lab : Using SQL Server in a hybrid cloud

Prerequisites

Students attending this course should ideally have some working knowledge of SQL databases (for example Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, DB2 etc.), including writing simple queries.

Dates & Prices

Monday 6th September 2021

£1,845.00

Wednesday 8th September 2021

£1,845.00

Wednesday 8th September 2021

£1,845.00

Monday 27th September 2021

£1,845.00

Wednesday 27th October 2021

£1,845.00

Monday 29th November 2021

£1,845.00

Monday 20th December 2021

£1,845.00

Monday 20th December 2021

£1,845.00

Wednesday 5th January 2022

£1,845.00

Wednesday 5th January 2022

£1,845.00

Monday 14th February 2022

£1,845.00

Thursday 10th March 2022

£1,845.00

Thursday 10th March 2022

£1,845.00