This course is designed to provide the skills needed to create and alter a MySQL database and query and modify data held within such a database.
It covers the basics of the SQL language as implemented by MySQL. The course is designed to give delegates practical experience in writing SQL statements using the MySQL client program and MySQL Query Browser. The basic SQL statements,including the use of SQL functions and the basic table and view handling statements are introduced.
The delegates will practise:
Using client programs to access a MySQL database
Creating, altering and dropping a MySQL database
Writing SQL statements to select data from a MySQL database
Writing joins and subqueries
Using SQL expressions
Using SQL aggregate functions and scalar functions
Inserting, updating, deleting and replacing rows,
Creating and altering tables, indexes and views
Granting and revoking access privileges on tables and views
Exporting and importing data
There are no formal pre-requisites, although an understanding of databases and exposure to information technology in general would be useful.
If you need something more custom, please get in touch with our team.
I thoroughly enjoyed this course but do feel that the duration should be extended in order to allow more time to cover all of the topics. Noel was a fantastic trainer, happy to answer any questions and very good at explaining how to do something, thank you.