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SQL Course Overview

This SQL certification course gives you all of the information you need to successfully start working with SQL databases and make use of the database in your applications. Learn how to correctly structure your database, author efficient SQL statements and clauses, and manage your SQL database for scalable growth.

SQL Key Features

  • Covers basic to advanced SQL concepts
  • Dedicated live sessions by faculty of industry experts
  • Self-paced learning modules to learn at your own pace
  • Hands-on projects for real-world application
  • Engaging learning experience featuring demo sessions and real-world examples
  • Industry-recognized certificate upon completion
  • Covers basic to advanced SQL concepts
  • Hands-on projects for real-world application
  • Dedicated live sessions by faculty of industry experts
  • Engaging learning experience featuring demo sessions and real-world examples
  • Self-paced learning modules to learn at your own pace
  • Industry-recognized certificate upon completion
  • Covers basic to advanced SQL concepts
  • Hands-on projects for real-world application
  • Dedicated live sessions by faculty of industry experts
  • Engaging learning experience featuring demo sessions and real-world examples
  • Self-paced learning modules to learn at your own pace
  • Industry-recognized certificate upon completion

Skills Covered

  • SQL
  • Database Management System DBMS
  • RealWorld Problem Solving
  • MySQL
  • Data Analysis
  • SQL
  • MySQL
  • Database Management System DBMS
  • Data Analysis
  • RealWorld Problem Solving
  • SQL
  • MySQL
  • Database Management System DBMS
  • Data Analysis
  • RealWorld Problem Solving

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SQL Course Curriculum

Eligibility

This course is open to anyone interested in learning SQL. No prior experience in programming or databases is required. It is ideal for beginners and those looking to enhance their database management skills. Additionally, it is a great starting point for those who want to embark on a career involving data or simply want to acquire a highly marketable skill
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Pre-requisites

Learners need to possess an undergraduate degree or a high school diploma. A basic level of computer literacy and familiarity with elementary mathematical concepts is recommended. Prior database experience is optional, making the course suitable for beginners.
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Course Content

  • SQL Certification Course

    Preview
    • Lesson 01: Course Introduction

      07:02Preview
      • 1.01 Course Introduction
        07:02
    • Lesson 02: Introduction to SQL

      13:25Preview
      • 2.01 Introduction
        00:56
      • 2.02 Introduction to Databases
        04:04
      • 2.03 Introduction to Database Management System
        01:01
      • 2.04 DBMS vs. RDBMS
        01:35
      • 2.05 Introduction to MySQL
        01:28
      • 2.06 Tables in My SQL
        01:11
      • 2.07 Relationships in MySQL
        01:04
      • 2.08 Views in My SQL
        00:40
      • 2.09 Table vs. Views
        00:37
      • 2.10 Quick Recap
        00:49
    • Lesson 03: Database Normalization and Entity Relationship (ER) Model

      21:50Preview
      • 3.01 Introduction
        00:45
      • 3.02 Entity Relationship Model
        01:35
      • 3.03 Attributes
        02:28
      • 3.04 Relationship Set and Degree
        01:38
      • 3.05 Types Of Relationship
        01:49
      • 3.06 Mapping Cardinalities
        01:24
      • 3.07 Database Normalization
        00:28
      • 3.08 Types of Anomalies
        01:59
      • 3.09 Types of Normalization
        00:35
      • 3.10 Types of Normalization: One NF, Two NF, and Three NF
        03:44
      • 3.11 Types of Normalization: BCNF, Four NF, and Five NF
        04:47
      • 3.12 Recap
        00:38
    • Lesson 04: MySQL - Installation and SetUp

      07:32Preview
      • 4.01 Introduction
        00:43
      • 4.02 Downloading MySQL Community Setup
        00:45
      • 4.03 Installing MySQL Community
        00:29
      • 4.04 Configuring MySQL Community and Workbench
        02:14
      • 4.05 Connecting to MySQL Server
        00:53
      • 4.06 Downloading Sample MySQL Database in MySQL Workbench
        01:53
      • 4.07 Recap
        00:35
    • Lesson 05: Working with Database and Tables

      41:59Preview
      • 5.01 Introduction
        00:49
      • 5.02 Database Manipulation in MySQL
        07:48
      • 5.03 Transactions and ACID Properties in MySQL
        03:48
      • 5.04 MySQL Storage Engines
        03:36
      • 5.05 Creating and Managing Tables in MySQL
        00:23
      • 5.06 Creating and Managing Tables in MySQL: CREATE, DESCRIBE, and SHOW Table
        04:24
      • 5.07 Creating and Managing Tables in My SQL: ALTER, TRUNCATE, and DROP Tables
        05:12
      • 5.08 Inserting and Querying Data in Tables
        01:54
      • 5.09 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL
        00:28
      • 5.10 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL: WHERE and DISTINCT Clauses
        01:14
      • 5.11 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL: AND and OR Operators
        01:22
      • 5.12 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL: IN and NOT IN Operators
        01:34
      • 5.13 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL: BETWEEN and LIKE Operators
        01:39
      • 5.14 Filtering Data From Tables in MySQL: LIMIT, IS NULL, and IS NOT NULL Operators
        02:03
      • 5.15 Sorting Table Data
        00:40
      • 5.16 Grouping Table Data and Roll Up in MySQL
        02:04
      • 5.17 Comments in MySQL
        01:09
      • 5.18 Recap
        00:43
      • 5.19 Spotlight
        01:09
    • Lesson 06: Working with Operators Constraints and Data Types

      11:11Preview
      • 6.01 Introduction
        00:35
      • 6.02 Operators in MySQL
        02:45
      • 6.03 Indexing in MySQL
        02:07
      • 6.04 Order of Execution in MySQL
        00:34
      • 6.05 Assisted Practice Constraint
        02:19
      • 6.06 Data Types in MySQL
        02:13
      • 6.07 Recap
        00:38
    • Lesson 07: Functions in SQL

      21:32Preview
      • 7.01 Introduction
        00:40
      • 7.02 Understanding SQL Functions
        00:47
      • 7.03 Aggregate Functions
        03:34
      • 7.04 Scalar Functions
        03:21
      • 7.05 String Functions
        01:01
      • 7.06 Numeric Functions
        02:02
      • 7.07 Date and Time Functions
        02:17
      • 7.08 Handling Duplicate Record
        01:17
      • 7.09 Miscellaneous Functions
        02:46
      • 7.10 General Functions
        01:35
      • 7.11 Recap
        00:46
      • 7.12 Spotlight
        01:26
    • Lesson 08: Subqueries Operators and Derived Tables in SQL

      26:59Preview
      • 8.01 Introduction
        00:40
      • 8.02 Introduction to Alias
        01:57
      • 8.03 Introduction to JOINS
        02:27
      • 8.04 Right Cross and Self Join
        03:59
      • 8.05 Operators in MySQL
        02:59
      • 8.06 Intersect and Emulation
        02:23
      • 8.07 Minus and Emulation
        01:22
      • 8.08 Subquery in SQL
        01:26
      • 8.09 Subqueries with Statements and Operators
        03:12
      • 8.10 Subqueries with Commands
        02:09
      • 8.11 Derived Tables in SQL
        00:36
      • 8.12 EXISTS Operator
        00:43
      • 8.13 NOT EXISTS Operator
        01:21
      • 8.14 EXISTS vs. IN Operators
        00:46
      • 8.15 Recap
        00:59
    • Lesson 09: Windows Functions in SQL

      17:43Preview
      • 9.01 Introduction
        00:34
      • 9.02 Introduction to Window Function
        01:07
      • 9.03 Window Function Syntax
        02:00
      • 9.04 Aggregate Window Functions
        03:56
      • 9.05 Ranking Window Functions
        02:43
      • 9.06 Miscellaneous Window Functions
        00:27
      • 9.07 Miscellaneous Window Functions: FIRST VALUE, NTH VALUE, and NTILE
        02:11
      • 9.08 Miscellaneous Window Functions: CUME DIST, LEAD, LAG and LAST VALUE
        02:27
      • 9.09 Recap
        00:33
      • 9.10 Spotlight
        01:45
    • Lesson 10: Working with Views

      13:45Preview
      • 10.01 Introduction
        00:33
      • 10.02 SQL Views and Manipulation Methods
        01:36
      • 10.03 Altering and Renaming Views
        03:04
      • 10.04 View Processing Algorithms
        02:30
      • 10.05 Updatable Views
        01:06
      • 10.06 Creating Views Using With Check Option Local
        01:03
      • 10.07 Creating Views Using With Cascaded Check Option
        02:04
      • 10.08 Creating Views Using With Local Check Option
        01:10
      • 10.09 Recap
        00:39
    • Lesson 11: Stored Procedures and Triggers in SQL

      44:44Preview
      • 11.01 Introduction
        00:38
      • 11.02 Introduction to Stored Procedures
        00:56
      • 11.03 Advantages of Stored Procedures
        00:34
      • 11.04 Working With Stored Procedures
        04:29
      • 11.05 Compound Statements
        00:32
      • 11.06 Conditional Statements
        00:24
      • 11.07 IF Statement
        00:45
      • 11.08 IF-THEN Statement
        01:13
      • 11.09 IF-THEN- ELSE Statement
        01:01
      • 11.10 IF-THEN-ELSE-IF ELSE Statement
        01:24
      • 11.11 Case Statement
        00:26
      • 11.12 Simple Case Statement
        05:10
      • 11.13 Searched Case Statement
        01:09
      • 11.14 Loops In Stored Procedures
        01:07
      • 11.15 Loop Statement
        01:10
      • 11.16 While Loop
        01:07
      • 11.17 Repeat Loop
        01:10
      • 11.18 Leave Statement
        00:29
      • 11.19 Using Leave with Stored Procedures
        01:04
      • 11.20 Using Leave with Loop Statement
        01:40
      • 11.21 Using Leave with While Loop
        01:20
      • 11.22 Using Leave with Repeat Loop
        01:11
      • 11.23 Error Handling in Stored Procedures
        02:03
      • 11.24 Raising Errors in Error Handling
        02:33
      • 11.25 Cursors in Stored Procedures
        01:00
      • 11.26 Steps to Use Cursors
        01:16
      • 11.27 Stored Functions in Stored Procedures
        02:50
      • 11.28 Stored Program Security
        02:07
      • 11.29 SQL Trigger
        02:07
      • 11.30 Recap
        00:40
      • 11.31 Spotlight
        01:09
    • Lesson 12: Performance Optimization and Best Practices in SQL

      07:15Preview
      • 12.01 Introduction
        00:42
      • 12.02 Execution Plan in SQL
        01:05
      • 12.03 Differences Between CHAR VARCHAR and NVARCHAR
        00:56
      • 12.04 Index Guidelines and Clustered Indexes in MySQL
        01:54
      • 12.05 Common Table Expression
        01:05
      • 12.06 MySQL Best Practices
        00:51
      • 12.07 Recap
        00:42

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SQL Certification Training FAQs

  • How would a certificate from Simplilearn help me?

    In today’s era where technologies and best practices are changing rapidly, and demand for qualified candidates is significantly increasing, a certificate from Simplilearn is the key to your success and a valuable add-on in your resume. Our training courses are designed and updated by 2000+ renowned industry experts, and more than 40 global training organizations have recognized us as an official provider of certification training.

  • Who are the trainers for this SQL Certification Course?

    All our trainers are certified and highly qualified, with multiple years of experience in working with front-end development technology.

  • What are the prerequisites for SQL training course?

    Learners need to possess an undergraduate degree or a high school diploma. A basic level of computer literacy and familiarity with elementary mathematical concepts is recommended. Prior database experience is optional, making the course suitable for beginners.

  • How do I become a SQL developer?

    It is not so easy to become a SQL developer, but also not tough to get it. To become a SQL developer, aspirants require a combination of formal training and practical experience. Suppose you want to achieve a decent job that pays you well. In that case, you must obtain the correct grade, education and credentials, and work experience. This course of SQL certification provides all the information you need to start working successfully with SQL databases and use the database in your applications.

  • What is SQL used for?

    SQL is used for database communication. It is the standard industry-based language for relational database management systems, as per ANSI (American National Standards Institute). For operations like updating the data on a database and collecting data from a database, SQL statements are employed. It makes it easier to retrieve specific data from databases that are subsequently analyzed. The SQL course from Simplilearn provides you with an in-depth grasp of everything you need to start working with SQL databases confidently and use them in your application.

  • Is SQL course difficult to learn?

    It is efficient and easy to use SQL language. You can master the basics of the language, even without a background in IT. SQL uses a relatively English-like syntax, meaning that the learning curve is smooth. Taking an introductory SQL course is an excellent method to start building your expertise.

  • Is SQL certification worth it?

    While SQL is an ancient language, it is imperative today as firms worldwide collect vast amounts of data for their growth. SQL consistently ranks high in the most popular technology skills and will add substantial worth to your range of skills if you study it through SQL training. For some firms, recruiters, and SQL server specialists, certificates can be valuable and helpful. According to numerous surveys, 35% of respondents have had a pay increase after certification, and 48% believe that Microsoft certifications are beneficial to increase employment prospects.

  • What are the job opportunities for a Certified SQL Developer?

    SQL Certification assists you in preparing for various database professional responsibilities. A successful SQL career path includes SQL Server Database Administration and Development, Business Intelligence Specialists, Data Science, and Engineering.

  • Which are some of the top companies hiring Certified SQL developers?

    Some organizations that hire SQL developers include Accenture, Coforge, BAASS Business Solutions Inc., MSLGROUP, Genpact, IBM, TCS, Penguin Random House LLC, Cognizant, and The American Red Cross. The SQL certification might enable you to find jobs in the top firms.

  • What books do you suggest reading for SQL?

    Getting your hands on fundamental data is the most efficient method you can learn. The following prolific SQL books certainly are the top SQL books and will give you a solid beginning. These finest SQL books will provide you with the direction you need to get meaningful practice and success. In addition, you will be able to design and practice interactive online SQL training and platforms, which complement your book learning activities and offer a practical and attractive environment.

    • Learning SQL (by Alan Beaulieu)
    • Head First SQL (by Lynn Beighley)
    • SQL Queries for Mere Mortals (by John L. Viescas and Michael J. Hernandez)
    • SQL Performance Tuning (by Peter Gulutzan and Trudy Pelzer)

  • What skills or experience do I need before joining an SQL certification training?

    SQL is beginner-friendly, requiring no prior experience for beginners to start learning. Individuals from diverse backgrounds can quickly grasp its fundamentals. However, it is helpful to be familiar with the following concepts to grasp SQL faster:

    Basic Database Concepts:

    While not mandatory, familiarity with basic database concepts can be helpful. Understanding concepts such as tables, rows, columns, and relationships can aid in comprehending SQL principles.

    Structured Learning:

    Our SQL Course caters to learners of all levels, offering a structured curriculum to build a strong foundation in SQL. Whether you're a novice or have some experience, our course provides a guided learning path to master SQL.

  • How long does it take to learn SQL?

    The time required to learn SQL varies depending on individual learning styles, prior knowledge, and the depth of understanding desired.

    Solid Understanding in Weeks:

    Generally, beginners can gain a solid understanding of SQL basics within a few weeks of dedicated training. Our SQL certification course allows flexible learning at your own pace, ensuring comprehensive comprehension of the subject matter.

    Lifelong Continuous Learning:

    Learning SQL is an ongoing process. While beginners can acquire basic skills relatively quickly, mastering advanced SQL concepts may require continuous learning and practice over time.

  • What are the most common forms of SQL, and how do they differ?

    The most popular types of SQL are discussed below:

    MySQL:

    MySQL is a popular open-source relational database management system known for its speed, reliability, and ease of use. It is widely used in web development and supports various operating systems.

    PostgreSQL:

    PostgreSQL is an open-source object-relational database system known for its robustness, extensibility, and compliance with SQL standards. It is favored for its advanced features and strong community support.

    SQLite:

    SQLite is a lightweight, serverless, self-contained SQL database engine. It is commonly used in embedded systems and mobile applications due to its simplicity, efficiency, and zero configuration requirements.

    Microsoft SQL Server:

    Microsoft SQL Server is a relational database management system developed by Microsoft. It offers a comprehensive suite of data management and business intelligence tools, making it suitable for enterprise-level applications running on Windows environments.

    Differences in Syntax and Features:

    While these databases share SQL as their language, there are variations in syntax and features across different implementations. It's essential to familiarize yourself with the specific characteristics of each SQL database to leverage its capabilities effectively.

  • What is the demand for SQL Certification?

    Learning SQL is essential for anyone working with databases or aspiring to enter the field of data management. An SQL certification empowers individuals to efficiently retrieve, manipulate, and analyze data, opening doors to various career opportunities. Following a structured pathway to mastering SQL enhances your career prospects.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified as a SQL Developer on your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. You will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completing your SQL Certification course with us.

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