How to learn sql queries quickly or in less than 4 months?

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How To Learn Complex Sql Queries or Databases Quickly
How To Learn Complex Sql Queries or Databases Quickly
My toughest challenge is learning SQL well enough to be able to create tables triggers, stored procedures and strong queries.

Maybe get a Cert for this alone in a short amount of time. Keep loosing job opportunities because of my lack of SQL skills that I was never formally trained in.

SQL was always on the job training and never a main part of the job. This has bared the door to advancement. Raleigh seems to be database centric.

Most courses take 4 months. I do not have 4 months to be able to learn complex joins, selects updates and table normalization and creation at the basics.

Having trouble getting a course that will handle most of this not necessarily having to be an expert in the area.

Will you have a short course that will handle the bulk of this? Not everyone has to be Cert. Level to do the bulk of the database work in their jobs.

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5 Responses to "How to learn sql queries quickly or in less than 4 months?"

  1. Jerry Bullock   July 25, 2011 at 3:42 PM

    Does the SQL Bookcamp come with a database? Is this an online training class? Or just purchase the book?

    • The SQL Boot Camp Training Team   July 25, 2011 at 3:53 PM

      Jerry:

      You have the option of installing the Database Software on your computer (if you are the local administrator) and you are using a Windows Laptop or PC or of using a Web-based Database Administrator, which we will give you.

      SqlBootCamp’s Training is Video-Based and it is not based on Textbooks.

      Did that answer your questions?

      Thanks and Best Wishes

      • Jerry Bullock   July 25, 2011 at 4:01 PM

        How much does this course cost?
        How long does it take (normally)?
        Which database is available for download (oracle, mysql, informix, etc?

        How does one get started?

        THanks

        Jerry

  2. The SQL Boot Camp Training Team   July 10, 2011 at 3:41 PM
    1. Scheduling – How To Learn SQL Quickly

      Using the Sql Boot Camp Learning Management System (LMS), you may change the pace of your training using a Scheduling setting that allows you to take more lessons or courses in a shorter time.

      So, the answer to r questions is: “yes, you may learn complex joins, table normalization, database development, stored procedures …” in less than 4 months!

    2. Sql Training Curriculum – How To Learn SQL Quickly

      You will not be able to skip portions of the Sql / Database Training because these courses are presented in a step-by-step manner and because of that you may get into trouble if you start skipping lessons or picking and choosing courses.

      So, graduating from the Sql Boot Camp means that you have to enroll or learn all the courses presented in the training curriculum.

    3. Do You Need A Database Certification To Get A Job?

      Database certifications are vendor centric. They test your competency in Oracle or Sql Server or Microsoft Access or some other database product.

      However database certifications can be gamed and even when they are not gamed, employers do not equate them with skills or competency because your ability to ace a certification is a function of your study skills and not of your practical knowledge.

      What employers absolutely want is practical skills which is gained by you applying your skills towards solving real-world problems.

      For example, it is not enough to study database normalization or ace tests on normalization, you must apply your study skills in a real scenario by normalizing a database (the more you normalize, the better you get).

      In the Sql Boot Camp, you take practice tests and also work on handson assignments that help you practice what you are learning!< /p>

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