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Prepare for Your Future with Oracle Database 12c Certification and Training

Diana Gray
Sr. Principal Curriculum Product Manager

Written by Eva Chase and Diana Gray, Oracle University Marketing

Along with the well-known role of a DBA, there are many new careers established based on Oracle Database certification and training learning paths. When you choose DBA for your chosen career, you’ve embarked on a role that brings a lot of responsibility and a great deal of choice.

In the recently released, GoCertify article, discover in detail, how an Oracle Database 12c certification, along with experience and training, can prepare you for several new career options that are becoming more and more desirable in the current job market.  

As an Oracle Certified Associate, Professional or Master DBA with foundation to expert level DBA skills, you have the flexibility to build on this base to become an Expert or Specialist in many areas as your career progresses. This can be especially important to millennial's who are just starting out. With a solid foundation, your role and responsibilities can broaden as your skills develop, your job requirements change or new roles are introduced into the market.

To start your career as an Oracle Certified Associate DBA, students should review the requirements, exam topics and available preparation that are listed for the two certifications needed to gain this marketable credential:

1.Oracle Database SQL Certified Associate Certification

2.Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate Certification

To get an Oracle Database SQL Certified Associate Certification

Step 1: Exam Preparation

Step 2: Pass Exam

Once you are certified with an Oracle Database SQL Certified Associate Certification, you can then take the following steps; 

To get an Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate Certification

Step 3: Exam Preparation

Step 4: Pass Exam

What Is In It For You?

Following the 4 steps above will provide you with two distinct certifications to add to your resume. You and your employer can feel secure in knowing that you have passed Industry recognized certifications that are designed to make sure you have demonstrated the skills you need to properly execute daily administrative job tasks in these areas.

To make sure you are preparing for a long lasting career is a priority to us. Look at some of the related job posting metrics that are available in the U.S. for Oracle Database Administrator positions to show you just one example of the current global demand.

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