Introduction to SQL Using MySQL

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Course Number: SQL-170

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

MySQL Training Overview

Accelebrate's Introduction to SQL using MySQL course is designed for students new to writing SQL queries using MySQL.

Note: This class can also be taught using MariaDB.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

  • Understand how MySQL works
  • Learn to use SQL to output reports with MySQL
  • Learn to modify MySQL data with SQL
  • Learn to create a simple MySQL database
  • Learn to create simple work with Views and Stored Procedures in MySQL
  • Learn to create tables in MySQL

Prerequisites

Experience in basic computer literacy with previous experience with command-line programs and some knowledge of database concepts is required. Some knowledge of data retrieval and reporting would be beneficial.

Outline

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Relational Database Basics
  • Brief History of SQL
  • Relational Databases
    • Tables
    • Rows
    • Columns
    • Relationships
    • Datatypes
    • Primary Keys
    • Foreign Keys
    • Relational Database Management System
  • Popular Databases
    • Commercial Databases
    • Popular Open Source Databases
    • Valid Object References
  • SQL Statements
    • Database Manipulation Language (DML)
    • Database Definition Language (DDL)
    • Database Control Language (DCL)
Simple SELECTs
  • Introduction to the Northwind Database
  • Some Basics
    • Comments
    • Whitespace and Semi-colons
    • Case Sensitivity
  • SELECTing All Columns in All Rows
  • Exploring the Tables
  • SELECTing Specific Columns
  • SELECTing Specific Columns
  • Sorting Records
    • Sorting By a Single Column
    • Sorting By Multiple Columns
    • Sorting By Column Position
    • Ascending and Descending Sorts
  • Sorting Results
  • The WHERE Clause and Operator Symbols
    • Checking for Equality
    • Checking for Inequality
    • Checking for Greater or Less Than
    • Checking for NULL
    • WHERE and ORDER BY
  • Using the WHERE clause to check for equality or inequality
  • Using the WHERE clause to check for greater or less than
  • Checking for NULL
  • Using WHERE and ORDER BY Together
  • The WHERE Clause and Operator Words
    • The BETWEEN Operator
    • The IN Operator
    • The LIKE Operator
    • The NOT Operator
  • More SELECTs with WHERE
  • Checking Multiple Conditions
    • AND
    • OR
    • Order of Evaluation
  • Writing SELECTs with Multiple Conditions
Advanced SELECTs
  • Calculated Fields
    • Concatenation
    • Mathematical Calculations
    • Aliases
  • Calculating Fields
  • Aggregate Functions and Grouping
    • Aggregate Functions
    • Grouping Data
    • Selecting Distinct Records
  • Working with Aggregate Functions
  • Built-in Data Manipulation Functions
    • Common Math Functions
    • Common String Functions
    • Common Date Functions
  • Data Manipulation Functions
Subqueries, Joins and Unions
  • Subqueries
  • Subqueries
  • Joins
    • Table Aliases
    • Multi-table Joins
  • Using Joins
  • Outer Joins
  • Unions
    • UNION ALL
    • UNION Rules
  • Working with Unions
Conditional Processing with CASE
  • Using CASE
  • Working with CASE
Inserting, Updating and Deleting Records
  • INSERT
  • Inserting Records
  • UPDATE
  • DELETE
  • Updating and Deleting Records
Creating and Modifying Tables
  • Data Types
  • Creating Tables
    • NULL Values
    • Primary Keys
    • Foreign Keys
  • Creating Tables
  • Adding and Dropping Columns
  • Renaming Tables
    • SQL Server
    • Oracle and MySQL
  • Dropping Tables
Views
  • Creating Views InnoDB
  • Dropping Views
  • Benefits of Views
  • Creating a View
Stored Procedures
  • Creating Stored Procedures
  • Dropping Stored Procedures
  • Creating a Stored Procedure
  • Benefits of Stored Procedures
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All SQL using MySQL training students receive comprehensive courseware and a related textbook.

Software Requirements:

  • Modern version of Windows, macOS, or Linux
  • MySQL version 5 or above (we will provide detailed installation instructions)
  • Local admin privileges
  • Related lab files and database content that the students will extract and install at the start of class


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