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SQL Zero to Hero

Unlock the potential of big data with Walter Shields’ interactive and project-based SQL course. Join a cohort of like-minded learners and build hands-on skills through live workshops and projects. Experience active learning and engage with others through breakout rooms and team projects.


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Discover the #1 bestseller SQL book for beginners in 2023, which includes a sample database, SQL browser app, comprehension quizzes, and other digital resources. Prepare for a data-driven future and enhance your career with this college-level course material designed for beginners.


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Walter Shields:

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Walter Shields is a renowned data expert with over 25 years of experience managing data systems for start-ups, Fortune 500 companies, and organizations in industries ranging from law and healthcare to retail and beyond. 

Bestselling author of the number one book on data analytics, ‘SQL Quickstart Guide’, Walter’s insights are sought after by learners around the globe. He is also a LinkedIn Learning course creator of top-rated data analytics courses and a professional in data science and machine learning from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Over 200,000+ learners have already benefited from Walter’s guidance and expertise, as he helps them transform their data skills and achieve their goals.

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The Basic Membership, at a one-time fee of $9.99, offers course enrollment, cost-effective learning, quality educational content, and is beginner-friendly.

For $19.99/month, Silver Membership includes all Basic features, 24/7 AI Q&A support, access to a private community forum, and in-depth insights.

Gold Membership, at $49.99/month, offers all Silver features plus live interactive sessions and access to expert instructors.

Courses are designed to be completed over an average of 8 weeks, providing a structured learning journey.

Courses are designed to fit your lifestyle, administered via email. You’ll receive the first email immediately, a weekly recap with a quiz, followed by the next lesson’s email. This sequence is designed to engage you effectively, enabling learning without overwhelming.

Most courses, in the Data Analytics and Data Science paths, conclude with a capstone project that integrates the learning from all weeks.

Yes, you can upgrade your membership at any stage to access more comprehensive features and resources.

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