Developing SQL Databases

Developing SQL Databases

Course overview

Course provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop a Microsoft SQL Server database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server product features and tools related to developing a database.

Target audience

The primary audience for this course is IT Professionals who want to become skilled on SQL Server product features and technologies for implementing a database.

The secondary audiences for this course are individuals who are developers from other product platforms looking to become skilled in the implementation of a SQL Server database.


After completing this course, students will be able to:

Design and Implement Tables.

Describe advanced table designs

Ensure Data Integrity through Constraints.

Describe indexes, including Optimized and Columnstore indexes

Design and Implement Views.

Design and Implement Stored Procedures.

Design and Implement User Defined Functions.

Respond to data manipulation using triggers.

Design and Implement In-Memory Tables.

Implement Managed Code in SQL Server.

Store and Query XML Data.

Work with Spatial Data.

Store and Query Blobs and Text Documents.


Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.

Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.

Working knowledge of relational databases.

Certification info

 This exam is intended for database professionals who build and implement databases across organizations and who ensure high levels of data availability. Their responsibilities include creating database files, data types, and tables; planning, creating, and optimizing indexes; ensuring data integrity; implementing views, stored procedures, and functions; and managing transactions and locks.