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The Computer Basics course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in understanding and navigating the world of computers. It covers essential topics such as hardware components, operating systems, file management, internet browsing, and basic troubleshooting. Whether you are a beginner or looking to enhance your computer skills, this course offers valuable knowledge and expertise.

The Microsoft SQL Server Hands-on Training course offers comprehensive expertise in Microsoft SQL Server. Through a combination of theory and practical exercises, participants gain a deep understanding of SQL Server’s features, functionalities, and best practices. Topics covered include SQL Server installation and configuration, database design, security, backup and restoration, performance tuning, and high availability solutions.

Yes, the course offers a combination of theory and hands-on exercises to help you gain a deep understanding of SQL Server’s features, functionalities, and best practices.

Enrolling in our courses is easy! Simply visit the “Courses” section on our website, select the course you are interested in, and click on the “Enroll” button. Follow the instructions provided to complete the enrollment process.

Yes, our courses are designed to cater to individuals with varying levels of expertise. Whether you are a beginner or have some experience in the respective field, our courses offer valuable insights and practical knowledge to help you excel.

Hands-on training in the Microsoft SQL Server course allows participants to gain practical experience by working on real-world exercises and scenarios. This approach helps reinforce theoretical concepts and prepares participants to handle real database management situations with confidence.

For now we only offer online training, We offer online training via zoom and class recordings are shared with students.

PhilanTech Consulting’s courses stand out due to our experienced instructors, practical approach, and commitment to delivering quality education. Our courses are designed to be more appealing and effective, ensuring that participants gain valuable skills for their professional growth.

For more information about a specific course, you can visit the respective course page on our website. Each course page provides detailed descriptions, curriculum, and other essential details. If you have further questions, you can also contact us directly through the contact information provided on our website.

A Database Administrator (DBA) is a crucial IT role typically responsible for managing databases, which may involve installing relational database software like SQL Server, Oracle, MySql, etc., securing data, database design and implementation , database troubleshooting, Data backup and recovery, monitoring database performance, disaster recovery, data migration, database upgrades and patches, database monitoring and alerting, documentation, collaboration and support, database replication, high availability, database auditing and more. The role can be part of different teams within an organization, such as the IT Operations Team, Application Support Team, or Software Development Team, but regardless of the team, DBAs often collaborate with all other IT teams and frequently with business units.

Upon finishing the SQL Server database administrator training.

You can explore various rewarding career paths within the IT industry. Here are some potential career paths:

Database Administrators

Database Engineers

Cloud Database Administrator /Microsoft Azure Administrators

Database Architects.

Database analyst

Senior Microsoft Developers

Senior Database Administrators

Database Solution Architects

IT Data Analyst – Database Administrator

Database Security Specialist.

Database Manager or Team Lead, etc.

PhilanTech Consulting offers specially designed training for individuals without any IT knowledge. Leveraging our years of experience in teaching students, we’ve crafted a formula that can transform you into a proficient DBA in less than six months. You can find testimonials from our trainees at https://philantechconsulting.com/testimonials/. Our program is suitable even for those who have never used a computer before, with the initial two weeks focusing on computer basics and an introduction to the IT environment.

You will need a computer with the following specifications:

Windows 10 or 11 Operating System (Core i7 or i9 ),

At least 500 GB of storage (1000GB or more preferred),

An extra monitor with an HDMI cable for connection to your laptop.

The duration of our training spans 6 calendar months. Additionally, we offer a 60-day intensive interview preparation boot camp at no additional cost after the training, which is optional. This boot camp aims to aid trainees in securing jobs within 60 days.

After the 60-day intensive interview preparation boot camp, we integrate those who have landed jobs or are still looking for jobs into the “PhilanTech Exchange Community.” This group comprises working DBAs who are ready to assist new DBAs, those looking for jobs, or experienced DBAs with any DBA-related tasks

We understand that circumstances can be unpredictable. If you must discontinue the training for any reason, your payment is carried over to the next training session, and you can rejoin the program.

We measure our success not only in impressive statistics but also in the significant goodwill we have built among trainees, their friends, and families. Our key figures include a 70% graduation rate, a 100% Microsoft Certification pass rate, and an 85% hiring rate.

While a college degree is an advantage, it’s not a necessity in IT. Your skill set and abilities are often prioritized over degrees or certificates.

Registration is done online through our website at https://philantechconsulting.com/. You can also reach out to us for any payment questions or if you are interested in our upcoming training, reach out to us.

While we don’t issue certifications after the training, we prepare our students for Microsoft Certifications during and after the course if they are interested. It is not a requirement. Your skill set and abilities are often prioritized over degrees or certificates. We also support every student in resume preparation and interview coaching.

We announce the class schedule at least 3 month prior to the start date of the training to provide ample time for preparation. Regular classes are conducted twice a week for 3 hours each. Additionally, we have revision/catch up classes once a week, lasting 3 hours.

We strongly recommend attending revision classes for better comprehension of the week’s lessons. However, these classes are not mandatory during the initial 2 months of training, but they are required in the final four months.

All classes are conducted online via Zoom and recorded, all class recordings shared with students. We also hold revision classes once a week to help trainees catch up on missed lessons.

Commitment to the course material, active class participation, group work, and research are key to success. We at PhilanTech Consulting are passionate about your success and provide comprehensive support throughout your learning journey.

Most challenges stem from external factors rather than the course structure. It’s important to commit to the 6-month duration of the course and be prepared to absorb years’ worth of information in that time.

We provide free study materials such as textbooks (soft copies), software, and access to online blogs. Classes include demonstrations by both instructors and students, and group work is encouraged.

We supply textbooks, software, any useful online materials and class recordings to all our trainees, giving you multiple resources to aid in your learning.

The training fee is 3,000USD for those in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia. For those in Africa and other 3rd world country trainees, it is 1000USD. Course Fee 

We offer a two-week free trial of the course before any financial commitment is required. After the trial period, a registration fee is required, after which a monthly payment plan can be arranged until the total fee of $3000 or $1000 is covered depending on your location as seen below:

For those in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia:

A $500 registration fee is required.

A payment plan of $500 every month can be arranged.

You can make a one-time payment of $2750 instead of the regular price of $3000 if paid in full. By taking advantage of this discounted offer, you will save $250 on the total cost of the service. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to secure your spot at a reduced rate.

For those in Africa and other 3rd world countries:

A $250 registration fee is required.

A payment plan of $200 every month can be arranged.

One-time payment of $750 instead of the regular price of $1000 if paid in full. By taking advantage of this discounted offer, you will save $250 on the total cost of the service.

We provide comprehensive support in resume building, interview preparation, job searching and on the job coaching. Our unique methodology and experienced instructors ensure that our trainees start getting jobs 4 months into training. This is a testament to the quality of training and preparation provided by PhilanTech Consulting. Having trainees receive multiple job offers while still in training is a clear indicator of the effectiveness of the program and the high demand for skilled professionals in the field.

Absolutely! We provide guidance throughout the interview process and continue our support even after you secure a job. PhilanTech Consulting is community of IT professionals ready to provide assistance as you navigate your career.

No worries! We work with our students from Day 1 on resume building and interview skills.

One of our standout features is the job support we offer. Whether you need assistance with a task or clarification on a work issue, our support is just a call or message away. Our On the Job Support Or Workplace Coaching services is available on our website.

Yes, some of our trainees who are now working for years have not taken any certifications. Your skills and abilities will carry you through.

Computer Basics, Microsoft SQL Server Hands-on training Cloud Computing: Azure Database Administration (TBD

Apart from training, PhilanTech Consulting also offers Consulting, Mentorship, and Coaching services.

Clients have praised PhilanTech Consulting for its knowledgeable and patient tutors, personalized assistance, top-notch mentoring services, and commitment to their success.

Yes, our courses are designed to cater to individuals from various backgrounds. Whether you are new to IT or looking to enhance your skills, we have a course for you.

All our programs are offered virtually. As long as you have a good laptop, stable internet access, and a quiet environment, you can take our courses from anywhere in the world.

While we do not guarantee job placement, we do provide comprehensive support during the job application process. This includes resume building, interview preparation, and mentorship programs.

We are proud to be recognized as one of the top IT training institutions, known both nationally and internationally. It’s essential to consider individual circumstances, such as reluctance to relocate, long commutes, a preference for remote work, or being unprepared to enter the job market, which can

affect training. As a result of these factors, our estimated placement rate is 85%. For the most current and accurate information, please contact us directly.

The average annual salary range for database administrators in the job market of the United States varies based on experience. Specifically, the starting salaries for junior database administrators with little to no experience range from 80 – 100k/yr. Mid-Level database administrators and cloud administrators earn between 110-130k/yr. Senior database administrators and cloud engineers have a salary range of 130 -180k/yr.

For the most accurate information, we recommend researching current job postings in your area.

For the most accurate and comprehensive response, please visit our website and request a callback from our student support center. Alternatively, you can use our 24/7 live chat feature on the website. Our dedicated team will promptly reach out to address all your doubts and inquiries.

Additionally, we provide career counseling sessions on our website. By booking an appointment, you can consult with a career counselor who will thoroughly evaluate your profile, educational background, past experiences, and areas of interest. Following this assessment, the counselor will suggest courses that can rejuvenate or advance your career.

Our Clients

What Client's Say?

" Their knowledgeable and patient tutors helped me grasp complex concepts that I was struggling with. They provided clear explanations, practical examples, and valuable insights that boosted my confidence and improved my skills. Thanks to their guidance, I was able to excel in my IT courses."

Sarah T
IT support specialist

"This is a lifesaver! I was feeling overwhelmed by the demands of my IT coursework, but their professionals provided personalized assistance that made a world of difference. They tailored the lessons to my learning style, answered all my questions, and helped me grasp challenging topics with ease. With their support, I achieved better and developed a strong foundation in databases."

Mariya Nicole
Data analyst

"Offers top-notch mentoring services. Their trainers are not only highly skilled but also passionate about mentoring. They went above and beyond to ensure I understood the material, breaking down complex concepts into digestible chunks. The practical exercises and real-world examples they provided helped me apply what I learned. I am grateful for their expertise and highly recommend them to anyone in need of IT mentoring and consulting."

Tatiana Fedina
Cloud architect

"Offers exceptional services that helped me excel in my IT career. Their mentors are experienced professionals who possess a deep understanding of various IT domains. They provided invaluable practical guidance, industry insights, and valuable career advice. The personalized approach and commitment to my success set them apart. I am grateful for their support and highly recommend their services."

Nathan Nguyen
IT project manager

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Microsoft SQL
Server Consulting
On The Job Support or
Workplace Coaching
Microsoft SQL
Server Training (DBA)
Interview Coaching
SQL Server Remote DBA
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