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Transact SQL Programming Certification
State of the Industry

SQL is the foundation of most data tools used today. This advanced level course provides IT professionals with the knowledge to develop a Microsoft SQL Server database. This course focuses on providing all the skills needed to be proficient in SQL and also on how to use SQL Server product features and tools related to developing a database. Participants will learn concepts of relational databases and SQL (structured language query). They will also learn how to store, query and manipulate data in order to produce relevant information. This course prepares professionals for three official Microsoft certifications.

​Class Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday (6PM to 9PM)

Who should apply

Professionals work in a wide array of companies, from startups to global organizations. The annual salary range for a database administrator is between $41,06 and $89,881. There would be 10% increase in the number of jobs by 2020 Database administrator, Database developers, BI professionals, Developers from other product platforms(eg.,Oracle), IT professionals

Eligibility and Requirements

Some knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality. Working knowledge of Transact-SQL. Working knowledge of relational databases.
An aptitude for solving problems and logical thinking would be an added asset. 

Programming – Transact-SQL

This module introduces SQL Server and its different versions, including cloud versions. It also explains how to connect to SQL Server using SQL Server Management Studio, in addition to describing the elements of T-SQL and their role in writing queries.

This modules examines the fundamentals of the SELECT statement, writing queries that combine data from multiple sources in Microsoft SQL Server, implementing sorting and filtering, and usage of aggregate functions.

This module is designed to introduce students to the various data types SQL Server uses to store data. They also learn about DML queries and some of the many built-in functions in SQL Server.

The focus of this module is to explain several types of subquery and describe how to use the set operators UNION, INTERSECT, and EXCEPT to compare rows between two sets and executing stored procedures. This module also covers programming with SQL and error handling.



70-761 - Querying Data with Transact-SQL


  • Taught by Industry Experts as instructors
  • Discount on Certification Program
  • Eligible to claim tax credit up to 25% of course fees
  • 24*7 Lab Virtual Desktop access
  • Evening and Weekend schedule
  • Vendor Authorized Training


Being an international student, I think it was crucial how I started my education in Canada. Small classes, laid-back atmosphere, and cheerful people are the factors that made Montreal College a perfect starting point for me.

Sanketh Joshi — STQA Student
  • Programming - Transact SQL
  • Programming - Transact SQL
  • Programming - Transact SQL
  • Programming - Transact SQL
  • Programming - Transact SQL