MS SQL: Creating Queries for non-IT people


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  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 955
  • Preferential fee 860?
  • Locations
    • Quebec City
    • Montreal
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To provide the knowledge and skills required to become familiar with modern databases, to prepare queries and reports using data extraction tools, and to use the database query language.

Targeted audience

Anyone needing to perform simple queries or updates on a database using SQL.


Basic familiarity with information technologies.

Customer Testimonials

The content is accessible which makes the understanding easier.

Kim R. / Analyste financière sénior, Farinart inc.


  • Introduction to relational databases: the basic concepts of tables, views, keys and relationships
  • Overview of database modeling diagrams, and the relationships between tables
  • Data versus information: structured and non-structured data
  • Extracting data from a table with the SELECT command
  • Using joins to query data from several tables
  • Sorting and grouping
  • Using Microsoft Query (Excel) to query data
  • Using a query builder tool
  • Designing simple and complex queries
  • Using subqueries
  • Set operations: UNION, INTERSECT and EXCEPT
  • Validating and verifying queries


*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Quebec City

    January 16 to January 17 2019

  • Montreal

    January 28 to January 29 2019

  • Montreal

    March 20 to March 21 2019 - english version

  • Montreal

    April 29 to April 30 2019

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