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Database Administrator (DBA) Certification 

Overview

The Data Management and Analytics has been identified as a large growth  

 

A Database Administrator (DBA) is an IT professional responsible for the installation, configuration, upgrading, administration, monitoring, maintenance, and security of databases and database servers in an organization. This role has extended in recent times to include Business Intelligence (BI) solutions to deliver, deploy, and support BI projects together with data analytics knowledge.  

 

DBA is generally expected to have experience with one or more of the major database management products, our DBA program provides you with SQL training (Structured Query Language) based on the most widely used database server, Microsoft SQL Server, in depth administrative capabilities on both the database and the data.  

 

 

 

Features and Benefits 

 

  • This certification path has been designed to provide the student with a multiple certifications, both locally and internationally recognized by industry for maximum employability. 
  • It incorporates the latest in database administration and data analytics technology platforms to ensure market relevance on exit.  
  • Get internationally certified to increase job readiness on MTA Database Administration Fundamentals, Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure (20764), Provisioning SQL Databases (20765), Designing Database Solutions for SQL Server (20465). On successful completion of your international exams, you will be certified as a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Professional. 

     

  • The institute is a registered Microsoft Imagine Academy member. As a student you will get instant access to the Microsoft Imagine Academy library. (Learn more >) 

 

  • Through our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning we deliver our programmes via flexible study method options including class-based sessions and blended learning for online student.  
  • For online students, we ensure that you are supported by technology and people throughout your academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.   
  • Our programmes are practical in nature that prepare the student for the working environment and suitable salary expectations. 
  • Job placement assistance through our industry network and online recruitment portal.

Admission Requirements:

 

Salaries & Skills

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  • Pricing & Payment Options

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  • Duration

    Full Time  

    • 10 months (5 days/Week, class times are between 08:30 & 16:00)  

    • All credits are achieved via your study duration at the institute, studio time and project-based assignments. 

    *Sessions will be grouped together to lower cost of traveling, however, in some cases classes may not follow this convention and schedules are subject to change.  

     

    Online & Part Time   

    • Part Time = 10 months (2 x evening classes, 18:00 to 21:00, Mon & Wed OR Tues & Thur)  
    • Online = 10 Months (Online live Q&A classes, twice/week, 17:00 - 18:00, Mon & Wed OR Tues & Thurs)  
    • Credits are obtained through a combination of live virtual classes, pre-recorded video lectures and project-based tasks. 
  • Career Options

    • Database Administrator 
    • Enterprise Administrator 
    • Database Designer 
    • Data Analyst 
    • Business Systems Analyst
  • Study Kit

    Your study kit is included in your fees and will contain:

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    • Free WIFI (Unlimited, On Campus only). 
    • Electronic study guides. 
    • Electronic SMART manuals from Microsoft on selected modules. 
    • Orientation kit including: Student Card, Welcome Letter and Getting Started Guide. 
    • Access to our myAcademy student portal and student support team via phone, email and tickets. 
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What you get

This certification path has been designed to provide the student with a multiple certifications,
both locally and internationally recognized by industry for maximum employability.
 
Note that this is not a NQF based qualification but will lead to a Microsoft Certification.
 
On successful completion of your international exams, you will earn the following certifications:
 
 
International Certification
 
  • MTA Database Administration Fundamentals
  • Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure (20764)
  • Provisioning SQL Databases (20765)
  • Designing Database Solutions for SQL Server (20465)

Our Learning Methods

At AIE, The Academic Institute of Excellence we understand that that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. This is influenced by many factors including, circumstances, location, field of study and learning preference. It is for this reason that we have developed our myWay learning methodology, a unique and modern approach to blended learning that encompasses multiple delivery methods, involving our three main channels.

Full Time

Reach your full potential through our myWay Instructor-led or Mentorship based classes combined with interactive lessons, practical assignments and in-field experience, combined with our blended platform to make up a full day or selective days within a week.

Part Time

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Online

We have re-defined online learning. Our myWay Online Learning ensures that the student is supported by technology and people throughout his academic journey. We focus on a blended learning approach, combining online Virtual Classrooms, at home exercises, activities and project-based assignments bundled with fully developed video lectures, all managed by our student learning platform.

Career Video

Watch this video to understand a day in the life of a database administrator. 

Important Notes

Please note that you are required to have your own computer. This can be in the form of a laptop or desktop PC. Should you not have one, we can supply you with a laptop as part of your package. Please note that additional costs will apply. The below shows the recommended specification.

 

CPU Intel® Core™ i5 or i7, 2.4 GHZ or more (i7 preferred)
MEMORY 8GB DDR3 Memory (16GB preferred)
HARD DRIVE 1TB+ HDD
OPERATING SYSTEM Windows 10 (64 Bit)

 

Module 1:

General Database Theory, Core Database Concepts, Creating Database Objects, Manipulating Data, Data Storage, and Administering a Database, Digital Literacy

  • Digital Literacy.
  • MTA Database Administration Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Access 2016

 


 

Module 2:

MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Administrator

  • Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure
  • Provisioning SQL Databases

 


 

Module 3:

MCSE: Data Management and Analytics

  • Designing Database Solutions for SQL Server (20465)
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 06 February 2019
    11 February 2019
    Part Time
  • 06 February 2019
    11 February 2019
    Full Time
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 06 February 2019
    11 February 2019
    Full Time
  • 06 February 2019
    11 February 2019
    Part Time
  • Campus
    Registration Close Date
    Start Date
    Type
  • 06 February 2019
    11 February 2019
    Correspondence

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