Training FAQ

Q: What are the Courses and Certifications offered by EnterpriseDB & what do they cost?
A: Please visit the link below to get the latest Training Schedule along with the Course Agenda as well as the pricing details: http://www.enterprisedb.com/products-services-training/training/dba-training

To help you plan your training, we've put together a training certification roadmap. The chart below shows the ideal sequence in which the PostgreSQL courses offered by EnterpriseDB should be taken.

You are of course free to take any course in any order. Please note however, that the certification exams are offered only in the sequence shown above. 

In addition to these three main training modules, EnterpriseDB offers a number of shorter courses by specific topic. For an overview of all our training, please visit this page: http://www.enterprisedb.com/products-services-training/training

Q: What version of PostgreSQL are the courses based on?
A: They are based on 9.2. 

Q: How do I register for and purchase a class?
A: You can register online and pay for the training classes you wish to attend by clicking the “Register Now” tab on each training page. If you are looking for Sales help, please call the number for your region found in the header of our website.  

Q: Is it possible to choose the dates for online/onsite training?
A: You can select a date from the Training Schedule published on our website. However, if you would like to take a training on a different date, we can provide you with a customized training. 

For groups of 5 to 8 participants from any organization, we can schedule custom sessions for the dates and mode of training most convenient to you. 

Q: Is it possible to choose the content/topics of the training?
A: If you have any specific topics requirements, we can conduct a customized training. 

Q: How can I re-schedule a training I have purchased?
A: Should you need to re-schedule a training session, please send an email to trainingcoordinator@enterprisedb.com at least two business days prior to the scheduled start date of your training. We will then change your registration to the next training class. 

Q: What are the pre-requisites for an online training session?
A: Our online training is conducted using WebEx meeting. To check the system requirements for WebEx, please visit this link:  http://support.webex.com/support/system-requirements.html

  • You will need to connect to the teleconference bridge for audio for the duration of the course. We will send out a list of  Global Toll/Toll free numbers prior to the start of the training.
  • Download PostgreSQL from http://www.enterprisedb.com/products/download.do
  • Course materials will be provided as PDF documents, please have a PDF reader like Adobe Reader already installed on your system.
  • Download the pdf of the courseware. A link will be sent out to download along with a script file for the sample tables used during the training or lab sessions.

Q: Do I need VMware?
A: No, you do not need to install VMware. All our training is conducted with presentations ton the Webex platform. For lab exercises, users can install Postgres Plus Standard Server on their local machine. 

Q: Do I get a certificate after completing the training?
A: EnterpriseDB awards a Certificate Of Completion to all the trainees at the completion of the training. These are sent as e-certificates.

 

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