Microsoft - MCSE: Data Management and Analytics



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29/3/2021 (Monday)


On this 8 day accelerated course, you'll learn the skills to get MCSA: SQL Server 2016 and MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certified.

Choose from three distinct MCSA pathways to develop your SQL Server 2016 skills across Business Intelligence, Database Administration or Database Development. Then select an elective to advance your SQL Server skills across these distinct disciplines, learning how to manage business data both on premises and in cloud environments.

Below are the options available to you. First choose from the following MCSA certification courses:

  • MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development - where you'll validate your skills in developing SQL databases and querying data with transact SQL.
  • MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Administration - will develop your understanding of database installation, maintenance, configuration and provision tasks with SQL databases.
  • MCSA: SQL 2016 Business Intelligence Development - will develop your extract, transform and load (ETL) and data warehouse skills as well as your knowledge of BI solutions using models and analytical processing cubes.
  • MCSA: BI Reporting - develop the skills you need to create and manage enterprise business intelligence solutions as well as gain an expert understanding of data analysis using Power BI.
  • MCSA: SQL Server - master SQL Server querying, administration and implementation of a Data Warehouse.
  • MCSA: Machine Learning - get the skills in operationalising Microsoft Azure machine learning and Big Data with R Server and SQL R Services.
  • MCSA: Data Engineering with Azure -develop the skills to design and implement big data engineering workflows with the Microsoft cloud ecosystem and Microsoft HD Insight to extract strategic value from your data.

Then, to achieve this MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certification, choose just one of the following elective accelerated course and exam combinations:

Earning the MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certification will prove your competency in SQL administration, building enterprise-scale data solutions and leveraging business intelligence data- both on premises and in cloud environments.

Using our unique Lecture | Lab | Review technique, our Microsoft Certified Trainers will immerse you in the Microsoft Official Curriculum. This technique will make use of both theoretical and practical tasks. This will help you better retain information and develop your hands-on skills which can be applied in the office.

You'll be prepared for and sit your exams on-site. This is covered by your Certification Guarantee.

Earning an MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certification will qualify you for roles such as database analyst, database designer, and business intelligence analyst.

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online MCSE: Data Management & Analytics courses
  2. You'll be MCSE: Data Management & Analytics certified in just 8 days. With us, you’ll be MCSE: Data Management & Analytics trained in record time
  3. Our MCSE: Data Management & Analytics course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass MCSE: Data Management & Analytics 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 MCSE: Data Management & Analytics 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 MCSE: Data Management & Analytics 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 77,421 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business


Step 1: Attain your chosen MCSA:

Step 2: Choose one of the following electives to achieve your MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certification


Use your free Microsoft training vouchers

You may be entitled to heavily-discounted training via Microsoft's Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) scheme. If your business has bought Microsoft software, check to see if it came bundled with free training vouchers! Vouchers can be exchanged against training for all Microsoft technologies. If you’re unsure, get in touch with us

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

Exam Track

You will sit a minimum of three exams, on-site, during this course. This is covered by your Certification Guarantee.

Depending on the MCSA path you choose you will take the two exams that align to one of the MCSA certifications:

MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Administration

  • Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure - exam 70-764
  • Provisioning SQL Databases - exam 70-765

MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development

  • Querying Data with Transact-SQL - exam 70-761
  • Developing SQL Databases - exam 70-762

MCSA: SQL 2016 Business Intelligence Development

  • Implement a SQL Data Warehouse - exam 70-767
  • Developing SQL Data Models - exam 70-768

MCSA: BI Reporting

  • Analysing Data with Power BI - exam 70-778
  • Analysing and Visualising Data with Microsoft Excel - exam 70-779

MCSA: SQL Server

  • Querying Microsoft SQL Server - exam 70-461
  • Administering Microsoft SQL Server Databases - exam 70-462
  • Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server - exam 70-463

MCSA: Machine Learning

  • Analyzing Big Data with Microsoft R - exam 70-773
  • Perform Cloud Data Science with Azure Machine Learning - exam 70-774

MCSA: Data Engineering with Azure

  • Perform Data Engineering on Microsoft HD Insight - exam 70-775
  • Engineering Data with Microsoft Cloud Service - exam 70-776

You'll also choose just one of the following exams to get your MCSE: Data Management and Analytics certification:

  • 70-473: Designing and Implementing Cloud Data Platform Solutions
  • 70-475: Designing and Implementing Big Data Analytics Solutions
  • 70-464: Developing Microsoft SQL Server Databases
  • 70-465: Designing Database Solutions for Microsoft SQL Server
  • 70-466: Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server
  • 70-467: Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server
  • 70-762 - Developing SQL Databases
  • 70-767 - Implementing a Data Warehouse using SQL
  • 70-768 - Developing SQL Data Models
  • 70-773 - Analyzing Big Data with Microsoft R
  • 70-774 - Perform Cloud Data Science with Azure Machine Learning
  • 70-775 - Perform Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure HDInsighT

What's Included

Depending on the elective you’ve chosen, the following will be included:

  • Microsoft Official Curriculum
  • Microsoft Official Practice Tests

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)


Depending on the course and elective exam you choose, the prerequisites vary greatly. Please call us on 080 80 800 888 to discuss your chosen elective and we can explain the process.

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.


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