Integrated Performance Improvement

SQL Querying Fundamentals - Part 1


In this course, students will compose SQL queries to retrieve desired information from a database.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: – connect to the SQL Server database and execute a simple query. – include a search condition in a simple query. – use various functions to perform calculations on data. – organize data obtained from a query before it is displayed on-screen. – retrieve data from tables. – format an output, save a result, and generate a report.

Course Outline:

1 – Executing a Simple Query

  • Connect to the SQL Database
  • Query a Database
  • Save a Query
  • Modify a Query
  • Execute a Saved Query

2 – Performing a Conditional Search

  • Search Using a Simple Condition
  • Compare Column Values
  • Search Using Multiple Conditions
  • Search for a Range of Values and Null Values
  • Retrieve Data Based on Patterns

3 – Working with Functions

  • Perform Date Calculations
  • Calculate Data Using Aggregate Functions
  • Manipulate String Values

4 – Organizing Data

  • Sort Data
  • Rank Data
  • Group Data
  • Filter Grouped Data
  • Summarize Grouped Data
  • Use PIVOT and UNPIVOT Operators

5 – Retrieving Data from Tables

  • Combine Results of Two Queries
  • Compare the Results of Two Queries
  • Retrieve Data by Joining Tables
  • Check for Unmatched Records
  • Retrieve Information from a Single Table Using Joins

6 – Presenting Query Results

  • Save the Query Result
  • Generate an XML Report

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