Oracle Database OCA & OCP Certification

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Don't forget to read my Oracle Certification : Frequently Asked Questions article.

Free Exam Guides

Check out the revision notes I wrote whilst preparing for the 9i, 10g and 11g OCP upgrade exams:

12c Exam Guides


OCP Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c
Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-060)

Sam Alapati

OCA Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I
Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-061)

Roopesh Ramklass

OCA Oracle Database 12c Installation and Administration
Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-062)

Roopesh Ramklass
 
       

11g Exam Guides


OCP Oracle Database 11g:
New Features for Administrators Exam Guide

Sam Alapati

OCA Oracle Database 11g:
SQL Fundamentals I
Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-051)

John Watson and Roopesh Ramklass

OCP Oracle Database 11g:
Adminstration I Exam Guide

John Watson

OCP Oracle Database 11g:
Adminstration II Exam Guide

Bob Bryla


OCA/OCP Oracle Database 11g
All-in-One Exam Guide with CD-ROM:
Exams 1Z0-051, 1Z0-052, 1Z0-053

John Watson, Roopesh Ramklass, Bob Bryla

OCP: Oracle Database 11g
Administrator Certified Professional
Certification Kit:
(1Z1-051, 1Z1-052 and 1Z1-053)

Biju Thomas, Robert G. Freeman,
Charles A. Pack, and Doug Stuns
   

10g Exam Guides


OCP Oracle Database 10g:
New Features for Administrators Exam Guide

Sam Alapati

OCP: Oracle 10g
New Features For Administrators

Bob Bryla, Biju Thomas

OCA: Oracle 10g Administration I Study Guide
Chip Dawes, Bob Bryla

OCP: Oracle 10g Administration II Study Guide
Doug Stuns, et al

OCP: Oracle 10g Certification Kit
Tim Buterbaugh, Chip Dawes, Bob Bryla,
Chip Dawes, Joseph Johnson

Oracle Database 10g OCP Certification
All-In-One Exam Guide

Damir Bersinic, Stephen Giles
   



9i Exam Guides


OCP Oracle9i Database:
New Features for Administrators Exam Guide

Daniel Benjamin

OCA Oracle9i Associate DBA Certification Exam Guide
Jason S. Couchman, Sudheer N. Marisetti

OCP Oracle9i DBA Certification Boxed Set
Jason S. Couchman, Rama Velpuri,
Sudheer Marisetti

OCP: Oracle9i Certification Kit
Chip Dawes, Biju Thomas, Doug Stuns,
Matthew Weishan, Jos Johnson

OCP Introduction to Oracle9i: SQL Exam Guide
Jason S. Couchman

OCP Oracle9i Database: Fundamentals I Exam Guide
Jason S. Couchman, Sudheer N. Marisetti

OCP Oracle9i Database: Fundamentals II Exam Guide
Rama Velpuri

OCP Oracle9i Database: Performance Tuning Exam Guide
Charles Pack

OCA/OCP: Oracle9i DBA SQL Study Guide
Chip Dawes, Biju Thomas

OCA/OCP: Oracle9i DBA Fundamentals I Study Guide
Biju Thomas, Bob Bryla

OCP: Oracle9i DBA Fundamentals II Study Guide
Mathew Weishan, Doug Stuns

OCP: Oracle9i Performance Tuning Study Guide
Joseph C. Johnson

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Oracle Certification : Frequently Asked Questions (OCA, OCP, OCE, OCM) - My personal opinions when answering questions about Oracle Certification.

Forums - Ask a question and I'll do my best to answer it.

DBASupport.com Certification Forum - Most of your questions have probably been answered already on this forum. Search through the existing threads or create a new one.

Useful Links

Oracle Certification Program - Get information about the certification tracks directly from Oracle.

Practice Tests - The official source for practice tests.

Test Registration - Register for an online using the Pearson VUE site.

Oracle Learning Network - Loads of eClasses and eSeminars including OCP preparation material. The content is great but unfortunately you've got to pay for it.

Other Certification Exam Guides

Oracle8i Certification - Exam guides for the Oracle8i certification track.

Oracle Developer Certification - Exam guides for the Oracle Developer certification track.