NUST is a registered Oracle Workforce Development Partner. The following training and certifications will
be offered to students: (As a first step to the Database Administration OCA)
1. Oracle Database 12c: Introduction to SQL - Cloud Edition
Date: 20 May - 24 May 2019
2. Oracle Database 12c: Administration - Cloud Edition
Date: Dates to be advised
This training is recommended for all undergraduate and postgraduate students pursuing studies in Informatics
or Computer Science. By becoming an Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) you demonstrate your understanding
of the full range of skills required by Oracle professionals in your chosen job role also the skills acquired can
be cascaded to other popular database platforms like My SQL and MS SQL Server. OCA qualifications are the
first step towards Oracle Certified Professionals. An OCA is in high demand in today’s marketplace. It is also
worth noting that Oracle certified IT professionals are among the highest paid employees in the IT industry.
The fees per course are N$3500.00. This will cover the course material and examination fees. Interested
students can pay at the NUST bursar's office and should cite the cocset ntre as S143. To register for the
course(s) students can contact Mr Isaac Nhamu (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Ms Rachel Amundaba, secretary at
061 207 2052. The registration and payment is open now until 15 May 2019. There are only limited spaces
available hence act now to secure your place.
For those students who are employed you are requested to make prior arrangements with your employers
(e.g. applying for leave).