Snowflake - SnowPro™ Core Certification

Duration

Duration:

Only 4 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

28/3/2022 (Monday)

Overview

On this accelerated SnowPro™ Core course, you’ll learn the concepts, design and best practices for stakeholders working on the Snowflake Data Platform to support drive business objectives. You’ll be able to apply specific core expertise implementing and migrating to Snowflake.

In just 4 days, you’ll build knowledge on illsutrating and differentiating the architecture of the Snowflake Coud Data Platorm and transform data, as well as:

  • Evaluate Query Constructs and DDL & DML Operations
  • Review Snowflakes broad SQL support for data analysis
  • Describe how user and application access can be easily managed and demonstrate best practices for working with semi-structured data

At the end of this course, you’ll sit the SnowPro™ Core Certification exam, and achieve your certification. Through Firbrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors, and train in a distraction-free environment.

Audience

This course is ideal if you’re in any of the following job roles:

  • Technical Team Leads
  • Snowflake Administrators
  • Data Application Developers
  • Data Analysts
  • Data Engineers
  • Data Scientists
  • Database Architects
  • Database Administrators

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified in just 4 days. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 114146 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business

Benefits

Benefits of Training with Firebrand

  • Two options of training - Residential classroom-based, or online courses
  • A purpose-built training centre – get access to dedicated Pearson VUE Select facilities.
  • Certification Guarantee – pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)
  • Everything you need to certify – you’ll sit your exam at the earliest available opportunity after the course - either immediately after your classroom course, or as soon as there are slots available, if you've taken it online
  • No hidden extras – one cost covers everything you need to certify

Curriculum

  • Section 1: Snowflake Architecture and Overview
  • Section 2: Data Movement 
  • Section 3: Snowflake Objects & Commands 
  • Section 4: Snowflake SQL Support for Data Analysis 
  • Section 5: Managing Security 
  • Section 6: Semi-structured Data
  • Section 7: Caching 
  • Section 8: Snowflake Clients and Ecosystem 
  • Section 9: Continuous Data Protection
  • Section 10: Data Sharing
  • Section 11: Performance & Concurrency
  • Section 12: Account and Resource Management and Monitoring

Exam Track

As part of your accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

SnowPro™ Core Certification exam

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Format: Multiple-choice, multiple-select, True/False, fill-in-the blank and technology matching questions
  • Passing score: 80%
  • Domains:
    1. Snowflake Overview and Architecture (28%)
    2. Snowflake Virtual Warehouses (18%)
    3. Snowflake Storage and Protection (15%)
    4. Data Movement (Loading and Unloading) (14%)
    5. Snowflake Account and Security (12%)
    6. Snowflake Performance and Tuning (9%)
    7. Semi-Stuctured (4%)

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites for this accelerated course, but Snowflake recommend you have knowledge in data warehouse.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

Reviews

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