Oracle Certified Professional
For individuals who install, maintain, troubleshoot, and fine-tune all aspects of an Oracle database. This is the second level Oracle DBA certification.
There are several options to choose from to become an Oracle Certified Professional Database Administrator depending on the version of Oracle you wish to be certified on.
They all require that you first earn the associate-level credential on the same track, and they all also include a training requirement.
The Oracle programs assist IT industry to make distinctions by developing a standard of competence in key entry levels of OCA and OCP certifications, Oracle certified Professionals increases visibility in their organization which is the basis of career advancement in any organization, owing to the recognition of their skills. After industry giant Microsoft, Oracle is the second-largest software maker by revenue. Among other products, Oracle develops database management systems, middle-tier software, customer relationship management (CRM) software and supply-chain management (SCM) software. The Oracle Certified Associate certification, or OCA, is a professional credential that Oracle offers for a variety of its products.
According to the Oracle University website more than “80 percent of people who earned an Oracle cert reported a salary increase, promotion or career improvement.” This may make certification an attractive proposition for IT professionals looking to remain competitive in an ever-growing industry.