SQL Hackathon

  • 24 hours of instructor-led Hackathon including 6 hours of presentations and demos
  • Hands-on learning of querying, inserts and updates
  • Learn main features to efficiently use SQL
  • Follow-ups are included
24 Hours of hands-on training22 Challenges3 End-to-end projects

Main Objectives

Introduction
What is SQL, where it is used.
Select
Learn how to select (with sub-queries and aggregations) and format data.
Filtering
Select only records that you need. Use temporary tables to store intermediary results.
Insert
Learn how store data using ACID transaction.
Joins
Main types of joins and their combinations.
Best Practices
Database professionals will share their experience.

Duration

Three days

Requirements

None

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Databases
  • Overview of RDBMS structures
  • Structure of SQL
  • Working with Columns
  • Count
  • Distinct
  • Where
  • Like
  • AND/IN
  • Working with Nulls
  • Queries
  • Ordering
  • ORDER BY
  • GROUP BY
  • Left Join
  • Complex Joins
  • Subqueries
  • Insert and Update Data
  • Best Practices

Register for Public Hackathon

Oct 13 – Oct 15
3 days from Tuesday to Thursday
SQL for Beginners
Live Online
$2,880 $2,400

Private Hackathon

Contact Us to schedule a hackathon at your company.

Why Our Hackathon?

Get Hands-on Skills

1/3 of the time is spent on lectures
2/3 is spent practicing!

Get Help

Several helpers are ready to assist anyone who is stuck at a challenge, not sure where to start or has other questions . The head instructor provides guidance to the participants, explains the main concepts.

Online or In-Person

We run both online and in-person hackathons. The material doesn’t change, the challenges are the same. We can adjust the hours for the online hackathon to make sure that everyone is actively engaged.

Learn more about how we’re different

Multiple Locations

We run hackathons in Canada, US and Mexico. Recent locations:

Canada

  • Toronto
  • Montreal
  • Vancouver
  • Calgary

US

  • New York
  • Washington
  • Houston
  • Salt Lake City

Certificate

Every participant gets a verifiable certificate at the end of the hackathon.

Follow-Ups

One follow-up for every day of hackathon is included. It will help you with setting up best practices in the team and refreshing your knowledge. We will also answer any of your questions.

Hackathon Schedule

Hackathon is a full day event. It runs from 8:30 to 5 with a break for lunch. Usually 1 to 2:30 hours is spent on lectures, the rest of the day is devoted to challenges.

No Installation Required

Challenges are done using our environment. Participants only need a computer with a browser.

Other Hackathons

Please check available hackathons page