Course Information

Overview

Students will learn what SQL is and how it can help them query a database to answer business questions.

Target Student

Students should be familiar with the components that make up the PC, including input, output, and storage devices. They should also be familiar with concepts related to database structure and terminology.

Benefits

Students will learn how to use SQL statements to query a database.

Prerequisites

Windows Introduction or equivalent knowledge.

What's Next

SQL Fundamentals of Querying is the first course in this series. Students who want to learn more advanced features of the language can take SQL Advanced Querying.

Outline

  • Database concepts
  • Understanding SQL concepts
  • An overview of the SELECT statement
  • Syntax rules you’ll want to know
  • Aggregate functions
  • Column aliases
  • Performing calculations
  • Date functions
  • The WHERE clause
  • The ORDER BY clause
  • Searching for text
  • Logical operators
  • NULLs
  • The GROUP BY clause
  • The HAVING clause
  • Comparing the WHERE and HAVING clauses
  • Joins
  • Joining tables
  • Outer joins
  • Connecting to a database
  • Querying a database
  • Generating a report of the data
Dates and Prices

There are currently no public dates for this course. This course can be run as a private course either at one of our training centers or at your offices. To get pricing for this use our quote wizard to generate a customised quote or call us on 0118 324 3000 to discuss your requirements.

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Testimonials

  • Noel was an excellent tutor. He did check all of the group was able to keep up and if there were any problems or questions of the attendants, he was always willing to help.

    Marianne Seager-Wincanton
  • This was a really good training, nicely paced, very useful and well presented. Thank you, Stuart!

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