Learning SQL can lead to career advancement, improved data analysis capabilities, and a broader skill set that can be valuable in today's data-driven business environment. These introductory courses are tailored for those aiming to switch careers, secure a promotion, or stay ahead in their field.
The bundle consists of five individual courses that range from 45 minutes to an hour of learning each. Each course lays the foundation for the next, taking you from foundational basics to more advanced skills. Total beginner? Start with the first course and work your way up. If you already have a bit of experience, choose the course that picks up where you left off.
- Introduction to SQL and Relational Databases: Gain a solid introduction to SQL and be equipped to start interacting with relational databases effectively.
- Filtering and Sorting Data in SQL: Master the art of crafting precise queries to extract specific information from databases, understand the importance of sorting results, and learn to use conditional statements effectively.
- Aggregating Data in SQL: Learn to use aggregate functions such as SUM, AVG, COUNT, and GROUP BY to analyze and summarize data.
- Working with Multiple Tables – Introduction to JOINs: Explore different types of JOINs, including INNER JOIN, LEFT JOIN, and RIGHT JOIN, enabling you to seamlessly combine data from various tables.
- End-to-End Data Analysis with SQL: Learn to formulate queries, perform data manipulation, and leverage various SQL functions for in-depth analysis plus data cleaning, optimization, and presenting results.
The SQL Essentials course bundle is being offered at no cost as part of the ICT Boost Initiative. Funded by the Government of Canada’s Sectoral Workforce Solutions Program.