Free Postgres Training

A solid foundation to build or sharpen your Postgres skills

With hands-on exercises and demos, our Postgres training prepares you for working with Postgres or achieving greater success with the effective management of Postgres in your environment. The courses are bundled into an online eSubscription, available on-demand through EnterpriseDB’s convenient eLearning platform.

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    Learn at your own pace

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    Take courses anytime and from anywhere

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    Start, stop, and review Postgres training lessons whenever you want

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    Stream lectures to your desktop or laptop

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What Do I Get?

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    Two full-length courses

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    25 Modules

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    Online & self-paced learning

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    Unlimited access for 12 months

What Will I Learn?

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    Postgres fundamentals

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    Database administration best Practices

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    Major performance, security, and manageability features of EDB Postgres

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    Oracle compatibility and migration

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    Creating highly available, highly resilient, and secure enterprise-class environments

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    Practical skills for real-world scenarios and preparation for the Associate Certification

The Courses

These fundamental Postgres training courses prepare you for success with the EDB Postgres Associate exam. We recommend that you review the demos and work through the lab exercises to be prepared for maximum success so you can earn your Certified Associate badge.

 
 

Postgres Administration Essentials from EDB

This course is intended for DBAs, Architects, and IT Professionals who are responsible for administration and maintenance of PostgreSQL or EDB Postgres Advanced Server. It teaches the essential skills required by Postgres DBAs to be successful. With 19 individual modules, this course covers:

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    The fundamentals of Postgres

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    The major features in EDB Postgres Advanced Server

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    System architecture and processes

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    Setup and configuration

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    Setting environment variables

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    Creating and managing databases

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    Backup and recovery

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    Routine maintenance, and more.

The course also explains database compatibility for Oracle in EDB Postgres Advanced Server, including how to identify migration candidates and how to migrate databases. This class has 38 lab exercises and 47 demos.

 
 
 

Building a Modern Postgres Architecture

This course is intended for DBAs, Architects, and IT Professionals who are seeking to learn best practices and modern techniques for creating highly resilient enterprise-class environments to support mission-critical workloads. With six individual modules, this course covers best practices and tools to:

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    Monitor, manage, and tune database deployments

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    Implement retention policies and recovery requirements, and perform backups for large-scale Postgres deployments

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    Support automated failover and allow DBAs to create extremely reliable solutions with over 99.99% availability

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    Execute migrations from major vendors to EDB Postgres

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    Replicate data with geographic load balancing, simplified real-time migration, and heterogeneous data integration

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    Protect against multiple SQL injection vectors at the data tier

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    Secure proprietary source code and programs

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    and more.

This course teaches how to use a series of tools developed by EnterpriseDB that ensure highly resilient, secure environments for mission-critical workloads. This class has 13 lab exercises and 17 demos.

What Past Students Say

 

Very good training. Very relevant to every concept a DBA should know and the duration of each module is well balanced.

–Sebastien Louchart, Senior Data Integration Expert, Pentalog Institute

 

I learned a lot. I had the chance to dig into the depths of Postgres.

–Chief Technology Office, Major European Music Production Software Company

 

The people who run the training are clearly very knowledgeable.

–GIS Manager, Large Urban County in the United States

 

It’s pretty much the only reliable source of information online.

–DBA, Fortune 100 Financial Services Company