Short course on Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Regular Course Price: £160.00   
Total Duration: 8 Hours
Course level: Beginner
Delivery Method: Instructor Led Online Training
Certification: Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

Course Overview:
Our SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) is an instructor-led classroom based training course that teaches attendees how to design and create report, indicators, charts, data bars, lists, map layers and manage these by using SSRS.

Skills Required

This course is suitable for those who already have basic knowledge on Microsoft SQL Server database and table design, SQL, T-SQL and Stored Procedure. Our Database Design with Microsoft SQL Server and Querying Data with SQL and T-SQL training courses cover all of the prerequisites.

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

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Online Training using Zoom 09 Feb 2021 - 18 Feb 2021
2 Tuesdays & 2 Thursdays
10am - 12pm
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Online Training using Zoom 23 Mar 2021 - 01 Apr 2021
2 Tuesdays & 2 Thursdays
11am - 1pm
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Career Path

This is a possible career path after completing this course:

SQL Server Report Designer > Senior SQL Server Report Designer

  1. Introduction to SSRS
    • BIDS and Report Manager
    • Solutions and projects
    • The 4 main Visual Studio windows
  2. Designing a Simple Report
    • Authoring a report
    • Using report items
    • Selecting and formatting report items
    • Number formats
  3. Data sources and datasets
    • Shared data sources
    • Shared versus embedded datasets
    • Using Query Designer
  4. Tables
    • Structure of a table
    • Formatting tables
    • Inserting rows
    • Interactive sorting
    • Repeating page headers
  5. Grouping tables
    • Using the grouping panes
    • Row and column groups
    • Displaying subtotals
    • Outlining
  6. Expressions
    • Calculated fields
    • The ReportItems collection
    • Using built-in fields
    • Conditional formatting using
    • expressions
  7. Parameters
    • Using query parameters
    • Creating drop lists
    • Multi-value drop lists
    • Formatting using parameters
  8. Indicators
    • Creating indicators
    • Changing the symbols displayed
    • Stopping indicators stretching
  9. Gauges
    • Creating and formatting gauges
    • Gauge panels
    • Pointers, scales and ranges
  10. Charts
    • The areas of a chart
    • Creating charts
    • Formatting charts
  11. Data bars and sparklines
    • Need for a grouped row
    • Creating data bars
    • Creating sparklines
  12. Lists
    • Creating and formatting lists
    • Grouping using lists
    • Using rectangles in list
  13. Subreports
    • Creating a child report
    • Creating the main report
    • Creating and formatting subreports
  14. Maps
    • ESRI shapefiles / SQL spatial data
    • Linking to datasets
    • Map layers
    • Center points and point layers
  15. Deploying Reports

"Great value for money, covers all aspects of SSRS!"

James Lutaya, 28/06/2016

"Good course for learning the most common features of SSRS. Helpful and kind teacher."

Michelangelo Rubino, 18/11/2015

Course Tutors

The course instructor is a .NET developer with 15 years of experience in software and web development. He is a Microsoft Certified Application Developer and skilled on C#, ASP.NET, Microsoft SQL Server, Ajax, HTML, and CSS.

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