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Zero to SQL Bootcamp

Learn how databases work, and start building SQL queries like a pro.

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Three 90-minute instructor-led webinars over three weeks, and 3 assignments.

Zero to SQL Bootcamp

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What will I learn?

Understand how databases and data warehousing work.

Learn what SQL is and how it’s used to interact with databases.

Become comfortable with the process of structuring data questions and translating them into SQL queries.

Start writing optimized SQL queries to retrieve and analyze the data you need for your projects at work.

Course curriculum

Session 1
Of Data and Databases

Learn the basics of relational databases and how to retrieve data from one.

Session 2
Making Changes

Learn how to write complex and optimized SQL queries, and how to make changes to the data in a relational database.

Session 3
Advanced SQL

Learn how to pull and aggregate data from different tables and how to ensure data integrity.

What Our Clients Say

Elite instructors

You learn from an elite team of industry experts who have taught at universities such as Harvard, and have trained teams at companies such as Qualcomm.

Sustained practice

You start coding from day one, and get valuable feedback, which is the fastest, most effective way to hone your skills and master programming.

Tailored feedback

You get personalized, live feedback and guidance directly from your instructors.

Fellowship and community

You gain access to a vibrant and engaging community of fellow students and knowledgeable mentors in every class.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why is this course relevant today?

Most of the data that companies collect is stored in databases, and SQL is a powerful tool for querying a database and retrieving the data needed. In this class, we will go into detail on how to use SQL to insert data into a database, pull data from a variety of tables, and aggregate, process and analyze it in order to extract meaningful and valuable business insights.

2. Is this a pre-recorded course?

No, it is not. All 3 sessions of this course are fully live, and lead by the instructor.

Each live session is taught online, by webinar, so you’ll be able to ask your instructor questions in real time, and get feedback on your work without ever leaving the comfort of your sofa.

3. What does the fee cover?

Your fee covers:
- Weekly classes taught live by the instructor via webinar.
- All materials and resources used in this course.
- Constant support and direct feedback on your work and progress from our instructors.
- Access to a vibrant online community of mentors and peers.
- All taxes and fees.

4. Can my employer pay for this course on my behalf?

Definitely! Many of our students have been employer-sponsored. Check with your employer about tuition benefits.

5. I want my whole team to take this course. Do you offer private training for companies?

We sure do. Check out our corporate training page for more information on the topics and formats we offer, or shoot us an email at [email protected]

6. Are there any prerequisites?

While some familiarity with basic data manipulation in a spreadsheet is useful, there are no other prerequisites for this course - beginners are very welcome!

7. I’m interested! What happens after I register?

After you register for this course, you get a confirmation email. You get a second email containing the details you need to hit the ground running on your first class, including:
•    recommended preparation for the first session
•    how to join the live classes
•    invitation to the online class community

8. What happens if I miss a live session?

Our courses are designed to give you the most effective and flexible learning experience available. If you miss a live session, watch the session recording the following day, and work through the weekly assignment as usual.

9. What if I have a question between sessions?

If you get stuck or have questions, your instructor is always there to help get you unstuck - just ask!

10. What kind of weekly time commitment should I expect?

In addition to attending the 90-minute, weekly, instructor-led sessions, you should expect to spend around four hours per week studying and working on practice problems and projects.

11. Can I take this course if I live outside of the US?

Absolutely. All students everywhere are welcome to enroll in this English-language course.

12. I have another question.

Perfect - we most likely have an answer for you. Ping us at [email protected] with your question and we’ll go from there.