exeGesIS is a Microsoft Certified Partner and offers MS Access and SQL Server courses run by our experienced database trainers and developers. Courses are arranged to meet demand and can be run in our training suite or in your offices.

This two-day introductory course is designed for people who are used to managing data in spreadsheets but wish to understand why and how a relational database will provide a better solution. The course covers:

  • The difference between spreadsheets and databases
  • Creating a database, from design through to data population
  • The fundamentals of the SQL query language
  • Writing queries to retrieve and update data

We also offer training in the spatial functionality in SQL Server, covering:

  • Geometry types
  • Spatial Reference Systems
  • Creating spatial objects from Well Known Text (WKT)
  • Importing spatial data
  • Querying spatial relationships between geometries
  • Modifying spatial objects

What our training customers say...

Would definitely recommend to others! - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

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Very interactive, enjoyed it. Good answers to questions. - Department for Transport

What our training customers say...

Great course! I now feel confident to use ArcGIS. - Wild Trackers Ltd

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Really enjoyed the course. Tutor was very helpful and the facilities and refreshments superb. Thank you. - Broads Authority

What our training customers say...

Well taught, not rushed. Good structure - Xodus

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Excellent, enjoyable course - Swift Ecology

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Brilliant course. Excellent venue, first-class tutor, professional, methodological, structured, informed and very patient - Westminster Business School

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Excellent course, I wish you had taught me on my masters! - Atkins Global Ltd

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Very good demonstrations & instructions to each point presented.  Learned a lot about the theory behind QGIS - SOYL

What our training customers say...

Excellent informative course. Tutor had really good communication skills. Course exercises and examples enabled easy understanding of the tasks - Merseyside Fire & Rescue Services

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Learnt more on this course than any other training session I have been to - Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council

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Great instructor, lively and interesting sessions, best course for years - Environment Agency

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Excellent instructor - patient with all abilities - there to help, made course enjoyable - Vale of Glamorgan Council

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An excellent trainer who made the course interesting and fun! - Cumbria Wildlife Trust

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Actually really good fun!!! Thanks - WWF

What our training customers say...

Excellent course and great tutor. Many thanks. - Infinis

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Brilliant - Buglife

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Excellent course, in particular I felt that the content covered in the course was perfect - National Trust

What our training customers say...

Course was excellent - I thought it would be really boring, but I really enjoyed it and I am itching to put what I've learnt to use! - Butterfly Conservation

What our training customers say...

A really stimulating day - Norfolk CC

What our training customers say...

Very stimulating. Probably the best training I've ever received - Gwent Wildlife Trust

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Well run, well presented, thoroughly enjoyed and learnt a lot - Ordnance Survey

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Focussed and lively - National Health Service

What our training customers say...

Very good, nice small group, very approachable teacher - PFA Consulting

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