Oracle DBA 1 (OCA, Oracle Certified Associate)

Learn from Database Expert with 18 years of experience in developing databases.


Fee: $399

Frequency: Every Saturday
Timing: 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Duration: 40 Hours

Prepares for Certification Path: 1Z0-052 Oracle 11g Administrator Certified Associate (OCA)
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Important: Limited Seats, qualified students First Come First Server

Brief: This hands-on course will teach you to effectively plan, install, configure, administer, query, troubleshoot and manage Oracle Databases.

The Oracle 11g Database Administration program delivers knowledge of database installation, management and administration tasks and an understanding of the Oracle database architecture. By earning an Oracle Certificate, database professionals can accelerate their careers and significantly enhance their professional growth.

An Oracle Certified database administrator with the 11g credential has mastered the skill sets needed to address critical database functions such as manageability, performance, reliability, security, and availability using the latest Oracle technology.

Prerequisite: This course is designed for individuals with SQL Experience and wish to prepare for advanced skills in the installation, configuration and administration of Oracle Enterprise Databases.

Reference Book: OCA Oracle Database 11g Administration I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-052) by John Watson


  • Exploring the Oracle Database Architecture
  • Explain the Memory Structures
  • Describe the Process Structures
  • Overview of Storage Structures
  • Preparing the Database Environment
  • Identify the tools for Administering an Oracle Database
  • Plan an Oracle Database installation
  • Install the Oracle software by using Oracle Universal Installer (OUI)
  • Creating an Oracle Database
  • Create a database
  • Managing the Oracle Instance
  • Setting database initialization parameters
  • Describe the stages of database startup and shutdown
  • Using alert log and trace files
  • Using data dictionary and dynamic performance views
  • Configuring the Oracle Network Environment
  • Configure and Manage the Oracle Network
  • Using the Oracle Shared Server architecture
  • Managing Database Storage Structures
  • Overview of tablespace and datafiles
  • Create and manage tablespaces
  • Space management in tablespaces
  • Administering User Security
  • Create and manage database user accounts
  • Grant and revoke privileges
  • Create and manage roles
  • Create and manage profiles
  • Managing Data and Concurrency
  • Monitor and resolve locking conflicts
  • Managing Undo Data
  • Overview of Undo
  • Transactions and undo data
  • Managing undo
  • Implementing Oracle Database Security
  • Database Security and Principle of Least Privilege
  • Work with Standard Database Auditing
  • Database Maintenance
  • Use and manage optimizer statistics
  • Use and manage Automatic Workload Repository (AWR)
  • Use advisory framework
  • Manage Alerts and Thresholds
  • Performance Management
  • Use Automatic Memory Management
  • Use Memory Advisors
  • Troubleshoot invalid and unusable objects
  • Intelligent Infrastructure Enhancements
  • Use the Enterprise Manager Support Workbench
  • Managing Patches
  • Backup and Recovery Concepts
  • Identify the types of failure that can occur in an Oracle database
  • Describe ways to tune instance recovery
  • Identify the importance of checkpoints, redo log files, and archived log files
  • Overview of flash recovery area
  • Configure ARCHIVELOG mode
  • Performing Database Backups
  • Create consistent database backups
  • Back up your database without shutting it down
  • Create incremental backups
  • Automate database backups
  • Manage backups, view backup reports and monitor the flash recovery area
  • Performing Database Recovery
  • Overview of Data Recovery Advisor
  • Use Data Recovery Advisor to Perform recovery (Control file, Redo log file and Data file)
  • Moving Data
  • Describe and use methods to move data (Directory objects, SQL*Loader, External Tables)
  • Explain the general architecture of Oracle Data Pump
  • Use Data Pump Export and Import to move data between Oracle databases