Oracle Database: 12c Administrator Certified Associate

  • Validate your expertise as a Database Administrator with this Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate training
  • Access weekday email support from expert mentors
  • Prepare for certification with practice exam questions

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exams for the Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate certification. You'll need to sit these exams separately.

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At a glance

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Career Opportunities
  • Cloud Administrator
  • Database Administrator
  • System Administrator

Globally recognised





Course length
13 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

OCA 12c exams 1Z0-060, 1Z0-061 and 1Z0-062 (by external provider)
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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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The cost of a course can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are an Australian resident
  • How you pay for the course (via a government loan, via a payment plan, or upfront)

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contact a SEEK Learning consultant.

What you'll learn

You'll learn how to:

  • Identify the different type of tools Oracle provides for database management
  • Use the new Oracle Database 12c security features
  • Describe the features of Oracle Database 12c
  • Recognise Oracle Database 12c Architecture structures
  • Manage threshold levels on a database tablespace

Course structure

26 units

1Z0-060: Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c

  • Enterprise manager cloud control & creating CDB & PDB
  • Managing CDB & PDB, and data optimization
  • Using automatic data optimization, storage & archiving
  • Managing security
  • High availability & database management
  • Tuning SQL & using ADDM
  • Resource manager, online operations & ADR
  • Transporting databases & managing data

1Z0-061: Oracle Database 12c: SQL Fundamentals

  • Relational database & SQL developer
  • SQL*Plus & SELECT statement
  • Restrict, sort & customize output
  • Data conversion & aggregating data
  • Working with joins & subqueries
  • Data manipulation language
  • Working with SET operators & DDL

1Z0-062: Oracle Database 12c: Installation & Administration

  • Database architecture
  • Installation
  • Upgrading
  • Database architecture & management tools
  • Manage the database instance
  • The network environment & user security
  • Storage structures & undo data
  • Data concurrency & auditing
  • Backup, recover & move data
  • Maintenance & performance tuning
  • Resource manager, scheduler & support

Skillsoft's Oracle certification training will fully prepare you for the OCA 12c exams.

Please note that the OCA 12c exams are held by an external provider. For your convenience, SEEK Learning will help you find your nearest exam centre.


Certification is awarded by Oracle and is globally recognised. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

After 12 months, you will be charged an interest rate of 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be repaid.

Most working Australian adults are eligible. See Am I Eligible? for details.

A SEEK Learning consultant can help you set up this payment plan. There is a $99 annual fee. Terms and conditions apply.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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