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MCSA: SQL Server 2012/2014 Certification


Earn MCSA: SQL Server 2012/2014 Certification and obtain the skills required to develop and manage mission-critical MS SQL Server 2012 environments. Obtaining this certification will equip you for a database analyst or developer position. The certification will reveal your essential skills in developing and maintaining SQL Server, comprising querying and administering SQL Server 2012/2014 and SQL Server 2012/2014 databases, plus implementing data warehouses. This certification is an initial first step towards earning an MCSE: Data Platform certification or BI certification. Build your expertise and attain relative certification through Microtek Learning's comprehensive Microsoft SQL Server 2012 training.

[Note- MCSA: SQL Server 2012/2014 Certification retires on 31 Jan 2021, you will no longer be able to obtain it after this date.]

Exams and recommended training

Required Exams Recommended Training
Exam 70-461 
Exam 70-462 
Exam 70-463 

The certification needs basic foundational IT knowledge, core functions of Windows OS. However, working knowledge of Transact-SQL and relational databases is also required. You have to pass out three examination on implementing database, administering and query with Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014.


Microsoft offers two options for certification renewals for professionals who want to validate their skills in the respective areas. You can prove yourself by working in existing technology or by achieving recertification examination in the two years of your certification renewal. When you have passed the examination, the validity of your certification will be renewed for two years starting from the passing date.


The target audience for this certification are Database Analysts, Database Developers, System engineers, system analysts and experienced IT professionals who are seeking to learn about administration and implementation of database systems.