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 Postgres are the courses based on?
A: Most of the courses would be based on the latest version of Postgres, however if you have any version specific requirements we encourage you to confirm with us for any specific class that you may be interested to take.
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 do a private class for you. 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: What are the pre-requisites for an online training session?
A: EDB offers online training in the form of Live Virtual Training (LVT) & as on-demand/self-paced courses.
Our LVTs uses WebEx or Adobe Connect in order to enable the online interaction between the trainer & trainees. For audio (to hear and speak during class), we use Voice-Over-IP (VoIP) technology.
The minimum requirements to attend a Live Virtual Training (LVT) are listed below:
- Administrator or Power User rights to be able to install the required software and plug-ins
- USB/analog headset with an integrated microphone connected to your computer
- During the class, it is recommended to avoid the use of a wireless Internet connection in order to ensure good audio quality
- You should also ensure that the necessary software, drivers, speakers etc. are installed and that your audio card is working
- High-speed Internet connection (LAN, DSL, cable)
The minimum requirements to attend an On-demand courses ar listed below:
- Web browser with Adobe Flash Player version 10.1 or greater
- High-speed Internet connection
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.