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SQL Bootcamp: Learning the Language | October 8

$199 USD each
Friday, 8 October, 2021
9 pm – 3 am EDT
Online

About This Workshop

SQL is a powerful language, and tool, for data analysis and data handling. In this bootcamp, you’ll dive deep into SQL syntax and database structures, while applying your new SQL skills to address business problems. This bootcamp will take absolute beginners through the basics of SQL to an ability to write queries with confidence.

Takeaways

  • Understand SQL vocabulary such as tables, schema, functions and JOINS
  • Understand the differences between different data management systems for SQL databases
  • Create basic SQL queries by applying Boolean logic, sorting functions, and commenting
  • Apply SQL aggregate functions [MIN, MAX, SUM, AVG, COUNT]
  • Use CAST to change a column’s type for a query
  • Use advanced SQL commands [OR, GROUP BY, HAVING] and conditional operators [ =,!=,>,

Preparation

A basic technical aptitude, orientation to computers, and curiosity to learn new tools will make you successful in this bootcamp. No prior knowledge of SQL is required.

Prior to class:

Download the DB Browser that is compatible with your operating system.

About the Instructor

Wayne Wong Photo

Product Analyst, Google

Wayne is a data analyst with Google’s Admob team, applying data science to drive developer acquisition at scale globally. Wayne is passionate about solving business problems using data and analytics techniques. He was previously with Unilever, where he was a pioneering member of the data science team there, developing analytics products for sales and finance teams across Southeast Asia. Wayne graduated from the National University of Singapore, majoring in Finance.

Out of office, you can find him in the gym, or tinkering with cryptocurrency-related side projects.

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