This 5 day course provides students who administer and maintain SQL Server databases with the knowledge and skills to administer a SQL server database infrastructure. Additionally, it will be of use to individuals who develop applications that deliver content from SQL Server databases.

  Admission Requirements

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:


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

Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.

Working knowledge of relational databases.

Some experience with database design.

Available Exams and Certifications

This course will help you you prepare for the Exam 70-764. CLICK HERE to learn more about this exam.

This course contributes towards earning your MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Administration. CLICK HERE to learn more.

 Course Outcomes

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Authenticate and authorize users
  • Assign server and database roles
  • Authorize users to access resources
  • Protect data with encryption and auditing
  • Describe recovery models and backup strategies
  • Backup SQL Server databases
  • Restore SQL Server databases
  • Automate database management
  • Configure security for the SQL Server agent
  • Manage alerts and notifications
  • Managing SQL Server using PowerShell
  • Trace access to SQL Server
  • Monitor a SQL Server infrastructurE
  • Troubleshoot a SQL Server infrastructure
  • Import and export data
  • Module 1: SQL Server Security 0/4

  • Module 2: Assigning Server and Database Roles 0/3

  • Module 3: Authorizing Users to Access Resources 0/3

  • Module 4: Protecting Data with Encryption and Auditing 0/4

  • Module 5: Recovery Models and Backup Strategies 0/3

  • Module 6: Backing Up SQL Server Databases 0/3

  • Module 7: Restoring SQL Server 2016 Databases 0/4

  • Module 8: Automating SQL Server Management 0/4

  • Module 9: Configuring Security for SQL Server Agent 0/3

  • Module 10: Monitoring SQL Server with Alerts and Notifications 0/4

  • Module 11: Introduction to Managing SQL Server by using PowerShell 0/4

  • Module 12: Tracing Access to SQL Server with Extended events 0/2

  • Module 13: Monitoring SQL Server 0/4

  • Module 14: Troubleshooting SQL Server 0/3

  • Module 15: Importing and Exporting Data 0/4