Financial optionsPayment plans available (Conditions apply). Please contact a Learning Consultant for more information.
- Course type Online course
- Duration 6 Months, Part-time
- Qualification Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
- Awarded by Microsoft
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** Please note: This course is a fast-track option and exam bookings will not be available after Wednesday 31st July. If you wish to complete this qualification you will need to finish your studies and pass your exam by this date. **
Strengthen your database credentials with a globally recognised Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist qualification. Learn how to install and/or upgrade to SQL Server 2008 and its services and management tools such as SQL Server Management Studio, Business Intelligence Development studio, and the SQL Server Database Engine.
Gain this highly regarded MCTS and make your CV stand out from the crowd of other job applicants.
• LiveChat and Email
• My Mentor expert support
• Daily certification email to keep you on track
• Regular course updates - never out of date!
• Hands-on interactive exercises - learn by doing
• Practice certification exams to test your readiness
Skills you’ll gain
• Install, configure and troubleshoot SQL Server 2008
• Create a database in SQL Server Management Studio
• Implement encryption in SQL Server 2008
• Shrink, expand, detach and move databases
• Manage tables, indexes and data in SQL Server 2008
• Monitor and tune SQL Server 2008 performance
• Backup and restore a SQL Server 2008 database
Once you’re certified
The MCTS certification will open doors to career opportunities. And with over 1,000 project based jobs advertised,
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Did you know?
“The added market value that a certification brings can be as high as 30%-40%.”
Source:The value of certification, A Microsoft® Learning Whitepape
Benefits of the MCTS certification:
• Job opportunities
• Career progression
• Higher salary
• Job satisfaction
• Up-to-date skills
• Employer and peer recognition
• Personal growth and confidence
70-432: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance
• instance and database configuration customised programming
• security management
• database management diagnostics and management
• data management
• database monitoring and performance
• backups, restores, and database snapshots
• high availability and disaster recovery
This certification, alongside 70-448 - Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance., can contribute to a MCSA SQL 2008 Certification (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate).