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About Enable Technology Preston SQL Training Courses

Enable Technology has twenty year track record of providing short intensive SQL skills based training courses. All of our tutors are Microsoft Certified Professionals. Each person attending a course takes away SQL courseware which can be used as reference materials after the training. If delegates have have questions about SQL after the course they are welcome to contact the course Tutor. This post training support is ongoing.

SQL courses are taught by a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert. Enable Technology can supply all of the equipment necessary to deliver SQL courses onsite at your offices. You simply need to provide a suitable room. We are also more than happy to organise a local course at a socially distanced training location in Preston. The Enable Technology approach is to discuss your requirements prior to the course. Every onsite SQL course to some extent is bespoke and tailored to your needs.

SQL courses are available via virtual classrooms. Training participants can log onto scheduled classes, watch the tutor talk through and demonstrate each topic, ask questions and share their screen with the tutor if they need assistance.

Our teaching team have been delivering technical training in the Midlands for twenty years. Our clients include: Shell UK Oil Products Ltd, Nuclear Engineering Services, Nationwide Building Society Limited, Canadian High Commission, Carillion PLC, Norwich Union PLC, Keele University and Aston University.


  • 2 day course
  • Location: Preston
  • Telephone on 01952 305730
  • Course Outline
  • SQL (Structured Query Language) is central to working with any form of database. In this practical hands on course participants learn how to use the full potential of SQL to write complex queries. The course covers select statements, grouping and aggregating data, joins, subqueries and unions. Participants will also learn how to insert, update and delete data and how to create and alter Views and Stored Procedures. The course will significantly help anyone who needs to retrieve or manipulate information in a relational database. No prior knowledge of SQL is required.

  • Some of the training topics covered include ...
  • Common String Functions
    Grouping and Aggregating Data
    Creating Views
    Outer Joins
    Whitespace and Semi-colons
    Stored Procedures
    Sorting By Column Position
    Foreign Keys
    Creating Tables
    Case Sensitivity
    Creating Tables
    The NOT Operator
    Calculated Fields

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Oracle PL/SQL

  • 3 day course
  • Location: Preston
  • Telephone on 01952 305730
  • Course Outline
  • This three day course gives participants a sound understanding of working with Oracle PL/SQL. The courses assumes no prior programming knowledge and is hands on in character.

  • Some of the training topics covered include ...
  • Fetching Rows 
    Structure of a Package 
    Temporary LOBs 
    Parameter Modes 
    Cascading Triggers and Mutating Tables 
    Dependencies and Validation 
    Conditional Statements CASE 
    Calling a Stored Function 
    Closing Cursors 
    Working with LOBs 
    Other Supplied Packages
    Local Procedures and Functions 
    Scope and Name Resolution 
    Multi-Row Queries 
    Stored Procedures and Functions
    The Package Interface and Implementation 
    Assignment and Conversions 
    LOB Locators 
    Date Intervals 
    VARRAY and Nested TABLE Collections 

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SQL Server Data Warehouse Implementation

  • 3 day course
  • Location: Preston
  • Telephone on 01952 305730
  • Course Outline
  • Participants will learn to perform ETL (Extraction Transformation and Loading) operations by creating SSIS packages, managing a control flow and data flow, executing packages, and troubleshooting errors. To ensure the smooth functioning of the ETL operations, you will manage SSIS packages and secure them. Delegates will use SSIS packages to design and build a Data Warehouse.

    The course requires a working knowledge of SQL.

  • Some of the training topics covered include ...
  • Execute SSIS Packages on the Server
    Introduction to Data Analysis and Reporting Concepts Creating Dimensions and Changing Granularity of Dimensions
    Introduction to Data Warehouses
    Securing Packages and Databases
    Perform Transformation Tasks
    Configure the Package Execution Strategy
    Track Changed Data Managing Data Flow
    Examine Data Warehousing Concepts
    Install Integration Services Working with Integration Services
    Configure MDS
    Execute Packages from Different Control Flow Working with Dynamic Variables
    Create Columnstore Indexes Implementing Data Warehouses in SQL Server 2012
    Deploy SSIS Packages
    Change Granularity Creating Fact Tables and Columnstore Indexes
    Debug Package Execution Components
    Overview of Data Warehouse Components
    Add Packages to an SSIS Project Managing Control Flow
    Add Script Tasks and Script Components to an SSIS Package
    Examine MSI Packages

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Transact SQL

  • 2 day course
  • Location: Preston
  • Telephone on 01952 305730
  • Course Outline
  • This two day Transact SQL course introduces delegates to querying and manipulating data in Microsoft SQL Server. The course explores how to write select statements, join tables, create subqueries, write update, delete and insert statements. It differs from the generic SQL course in that if explores Microsoft SQL Server product specific functions and the notation associated with creating Microsoft SQL Server User Defined Functions, Stored Procedures and Triggers.

    The course id practical, hands on and does not assume prior SQL or programming experience.

  • Some of the training topics covered include ...
  • Work with Predicates
    Work with Date and Time Data Types
    Manage Query Plans
    Create Queries to Test Nullability
    Implement Error Handling
    Perform Advanced Filtering Querying Data from Multiple Tables
    Configure User-Defined Functions (UDF)
    Work with Binary Data Types
    Work with String and Numeric Data Types
    Work with Advanced Functions Working with PIVOT, UNPIVOT, and Grouping Sets
    Create Queries Using Join Algorithms
    Work with Subqueries
    Getting Started with SQL Server 2012
    Configure Indexes
    Work with Table Expressions Working with Set Operators, Conditional Operators, and Window Functions
    Work with Grouping Sets Managing Error Handling and Transactions
    Modifying Data
    Work with SSPs and SMOs
    Overview of SQL Server
    Manage SQL Server Constraints Writing SELECT Queries
    Work with SSMS Working with T-SQL

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Oracle SQL

  • 2 day course
  • Location: Preston
  • Telephone on 01952 305730
  • Course Outline
  • A two day intensive course familiasing participants with the use of SQL in an Oracle context. SQL statements will be written and executed using a number of Oracle environments including SQL* Plus and Oracle SQL Developer.

  • Some of the training topics covered include ...
  • Viewing Table Characteristics 
    Selecting from Multiple Tables 
    Data Manipulation and Transactions 
    Review of Relational Database Terminology 
    The DELETE statement 
    Literal Values 
    Interactive SQL*Plus Scripts 
    Connecting to a SQL Database 
    Modifying Table Definitions 
    NULL Values 
    Date Formats 
    Oracle Pseudocolumns 
    Logical and Physical Storage Structures 
    Scalar Functions 

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