By Brandye Barrington-Oracle on Jul 09, 2014
Upgrade your Oracle Database Administrator Certified Associate (OCA) to a current version of Oracle Database Certified Professional (OCP) with a single exam and a training course. Previously, upgrading an OCA certification to OCP across versions required multiple exams. Upgrade directly to one of the latest versions of Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional now with a single exam and a relevant training course.
Oracle Database 12c has changed the game with multitenant architecture and cloud computing. Don't get left behind. Take advantage of this opportunity now. You have developed and proven your foundational database skills through obtaining your OCA certification. Update your skills and get the current Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional certification now. There are two upgrade paths available. Candidates can upgrade to Oracle Database 11g or 12c Administrator Certified Professional. Each path is outlined below with the requirements.
Start your upgrade using one of these paths:
Upgrade to 11g DBA OCP
- Complete one of the Step 2 courses listed under "View Upgrade Path - Oracle Database 11g Administrator OCP - upgrade from Oracle9i or Oracle Database 10g DBA OCA."
- Pass Exam "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g OCA to Oracle Database 11g OCP" (1Z0-034).
Upgrade to 12c DBA OCP
Upgrade from Oracle9i Database, Oracle Database 10g or 11g Administrator Certified Associate (9i, 10g or 11g DBA OCA) to Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional (12c DBA OCP).
- Complete one of the Step 2 courses listed under "View Upgrade Path - Oracle Database 12c Administrator OCP - upgrade from Oracle9i, Oracle Database 10g or 11g DBA OCA."
- Pass Exam "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g/11g OCA to Oracle Database 12c OCP" (1Z0-067).
Beta versions of both these exams are currently available. Register now on the Pearson VUE website and get started on your upgrade path today.
Learn more about the OCA to OCP upgrade path. (added 16-Oct-14)