Advanced SQL Overview
Advanced SQL Training Course Outline
Module 1: Creating Tables
- Creating Tables in SQL
- Inserting Data
- Inserting Multiple Rows
- View Table
Module 2: Stored Procedure Basics
- Pros and Cons of Stored Procedures
- Creating Stored Procedures
- Two Ways to Execute
- System Stored Procedures
Module 3: Variables
- Declaring Variables
- SET Versus SELECT
- Global Variables
- Tricks with Variables
Module 4: Parameters and Return Values
- Passing Parameters
- Default Values and WHERE Clauses
- Output Parameters
- Using RETURN
Module 5: Scalar Functions
- Introduction to Scalar Functions
- Various Scalar Functions
- Advantages of Scalar Functions
Module 6: Testing Conditions
- IF/ELSE Conditions
- Using CASE Where Possible
Module 7: Looping
- While Loop
- Breaking Out of a Loop
- Basic Transactions
- Using DELETE and UPDATE
Module 8: Temporary Tables and Table Variables
- Using Temporary Tables
- Creating Table Variables
- Pros and Cons of Each Approach
Module 9: Table Valued Functions
- In-line Table-Valued Functions
- Multi-Statement Table-Valued Functions
- Limitations of User-Defined Functions
Module 10: Derived Tables and CTEs
- Using Derived Tables
- Common Table Expressions (CTEs)
- Recursive CTEs
Module 11: Subqueries
- Using ALL, ANY and IN
- Correlated Subqueries
- Using EXISTS
Module 12: Cursors
- What is Cursor?
- Life Cycle of Cursor
- Types of Cursor
- Syntax of Fetching Rows
Module 13: Error-Handling
- Using TRY/CATCH
- System Error Functions
- Custom Error Messages
- Obsolete @Error Function
- SQL Server Debugger
Who should attend this Advanced SQL Course?
The Advanced SQL Training Course is designed for individuals who want to strengthen their knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL) and learn advanced techniques for database management and data manipulation. This course will benefit a wide range of professionals, including:
- Senior Data Analysts
- Database Administrators
- SQL Developers
- Data Engineers
- Software Engineers
- Database Architects
- IT Professionals Specialising in Databases
Prerequisites of the Advanced SQL Course
There are no formal prerequisites to attend the Advanced SQL Course. However, delegates are recommended to have a foundational understanding of SQL.
Advanced SQL Course Overview
The Advanced SQL Training Course delves into complex database querying, optimisation, and management techniques. As data becomes more crucial across industries, SQL proficiency is indispensable. This course explores advanced SQL concepts like stored procedures, triggers, advanced joins, and query optimisation strategies, empowering individuals to tackle intricate database challenges proficiently.
Proficiency in Advanced SQL is essential for Data Engineers, Analysts, and Database Administrators aiming to optimise database performance and handle intricate data operations. Mastering this subject allows professionals to streamline database systems, enhance data retrieval efficiency, and unlock deeper insights, enabling better decision-making from complex datasets.
This intensive 2-day training equips delegates with specialised skills to navigate complex databases efficiently. Delegates will gain hands-on experience crafting intricate queries, optimising database performance, and implementing advanced SQL functionalities. The course focuses on practical applications, providing real-world scenarios for comprehensive understanding and immediate implementation.
- To understand and implement complex SQL queries with multiple joins and subqueries
- To utilise advanced SQL functions, stored procedures, and triggers effectively
- To optimise database performance through indexing and query optimisation techniques
- To master techniques for managing large datasets and data integrity in SQL
- To comprehend and apply transaction management and concurrency control methods
- To practice advanced SQL techniques through hands-on exercises and case studies
- To create and optimise views and indexes for improved data retrieval
After completing this SQL Training, delegates will receive a certification acknowledging their proficiency in Advanced SQL. This SQL Course is a testament to their expertise in handling complex databases, optimising query performance, and effectively managing intricate data scenarios, enhancing their career prospects in the data-driven industry.
What’s included in this Advanced SQL Course?
- World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
- Advanced SQL Certificate
- Digital Delegate Pack
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Arthur clearly has a lot of experience working with databases in various projects. He pulls from his experience and really enhances the experience of the course. Additionally he knows which aspects to focus more on than others which I appreciated.
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