The Querying Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL course covers the basics of the SQL language as implemented by Microsoft SQL Server. The course is designed to give delegates practical experience in writing Transact-SQL statements using the SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) development environment. The basic Transact-SQL statements, including the use of many built-in Transact-SQL functions are covered on this course. This course covers Microsoft SQL Server up to version 2016.
The delegate will learn and acquire skills as follows:
- Writing SELECT queries
- Sorting and filtering data
- Using SQL aggregate functions
- Using SET operators
- Writing joins to query multiple tables
- Using built-in functions
- Using Subqueries
- Inserting, updating, deleting and merging rows
- Transaction control
Who will the course benefit?
Anyone who needs to access and work with a Microsoft SQL Server Database.
There are no formal pre-requisites, although an understanding of databases and exposure to information technology in general would be useful.
- Advanced Querying Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL
- Programming Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL
- Course technical content is subject to change without notice.
- Course content is structured as sessions, this does not strictly map to course timings. Concepts, content and practicals often span sessions.
There is no exam requirement for this course.
This course will cover some of the topics required for exams 70-461: Querying Microsoft SQL Server and 70-761:Querying Data with Transact-SQL.
Before taking any exam, ensure you have the recommended experience. The Microsoft website lists all exam requirements and these are updated regularly.
To provide the Transact-SQL (T-SQL) coding skills needed to query and modify data held within a Microsoft SQL Server database.