Course Overview

Are you looking to gain a new in-demand skill from the comfort of your home? Well, look no further; you’ve come to the right place!

Our easy-to-follow Microsoft SQL Server for Beginners will provide you with all the deep knowledge and insight you need to know about this topic. This comprehensive course has been broken down into several manageable modules, which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the more advanced aspects of the course. 

Learn the most in-demand skills from the safety & comfort of your home. Enjoy the freedom to learn at your own comfortable pace and prepare yourself for the market of the future. 

Learning Outcomes

Whether you are an aspiring professional or a complete beginner, this course will improve your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited certification attesting to your knowledge.

Entry Requirement

    • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
    • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
    • Some basic understanding of the English language and numeracy.

Why choose us?

    • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
    • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry-leading experts;
    • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
    • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
    • The UK & internationally recognized accredited qualification;
    • Access to course content on mobile, tablet, or desktop from anywhere, anytime;
    • The benefit of career advancement opportunities;
    • 24/7 student support via email.

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

After you have successfully completed the course, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can, however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at the cost of £29 or in PDF format at the cost of £19.

    • PDF certificate’s turnaround time is 24 hours, and for the hardcopy certificate, it is 3-9 working days.

Career path

Microsoft SQL Server for Beginners is a useful qualification to possess and would be beneficial for any related profession or industry.   

Microsoft SQL Server for Beginners



Course Curriculum

Unit 01: Course and Instructor Introduction
Course and Instructor Introduction 00:05:00
Unit 02: Laying out the foundation - Overview & Installation
Pre-requisites & Different Editions of SQL Server 00:06:00
Downloading Express Edition & sample database 00:04:00
Installing the downloads & Configuration 00:19:00
The sa Login 00:04:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 03: Core concepts - Taming the RDBMS beast!
What is RDBMS? 00:12:00
Where does SQL Server fit in? 00:02:00
Basic database objects 00:16:00
Different Files that got installed – MDF & LDF 00:03:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 04: Tool of the trade - SQL Server Management Studio
Getting started with SSMS 00:07:00
Getting around Object Explorer 00:05:00
Query Window 00:06:00
Pre-built DB – system database 00:04:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 05: Simple SELECT
Bare Minimum: SELECTING a literal 00:05:00
Retrieving / querying data from a table – using FROM clause 00:06:00
Playing with Column Names 00:03:00
Rearranging columns to your liking 00:01:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 06: Filtering out unwanted data
Narrowing down and ordering result set – WHERE and ORDER clause 00:17:00
Narrowing down result set – BETWEEN / NOT BETWEEN 00:09:00
Narrowing down result set – IN and NOT IN operator 00:05:00
Narrowing down result set – Pattern Matching: LIKE and Wildcards 00:11:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 07: Expressions and Functions
Dealing with nothing: NULL 00:06:00
Working with strings: Concatenation and other string functions 00:15:00
Working with dates: Date Functions 00:07:00
Some System Functions 00:05:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:02:00
Unit 08: Getting data out of multiple tables
Joining multiple tables – INNER JOIN 00:09:00
Join types – OUTER JOIN – LEFT / RIGHT / FULL 00:08:00
Join types – CROSS JOIN 00:02:00
Holy UNION! 00:03:00
Subqueries 00:04:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:02:00
Unit 09: Summarizing and Grouping data
DISTINCT and ALL Predicates 00:02:00
Aggregate Functions 00:03:00
GROUP BY clause / HAVING clause 00:04:00
WHERE and ORDER BY in aggregate queries 00:04:00
Wrap up – what we went over! 00:01:00
Unit 10: Bonus
Bonus Section 00:01:00
Assignment – Microsoft SQL Server for Beginners 00:00:00

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