My Qualifications

Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) & Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) Java SE 7 Programmer

OCA Java SE7 - Successfully passing the Java SE 7 Programmer I exam results in the "Oracle Certified Associate Java SE 7 Programmer" certification. It covers the following 8 topics:

  • Java Basics
  • Working with Java Data Types
  • Using Operators and Decision Constructs
  • Creating and Using Arrays
  • Using Loop Constructs
  • Working with Methods and Encapsulation
  • Working with Inheritance
  • Handling Exceptions

OCP Java SE7 - Successfully passing the Java SE 7 Programmer II exam results in the "Oracle Certified Professional Java SE 7 Programmer" certification. The OCP 7 exam is considered one of the hardest in the IT industry, covering the following 13 topics:

  • Java Class Design
  • Advanced Class Design
  • Object Oriented Design Principles
  • Generics and Collections
  • String Processing
  • Exceptions and Assertions
  • Java I/O Fundamentals
  • Java File I/O (NIO.2)
  • Building Database Applications with JDBC
  • Threads
  • Concurrency
  • Localization
  • Serialization

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) MySQL 5.0 Developer & Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) SQL Server 2012

MySQL 5.0 Developer - The world's most widely used open-source relational database management system, MySQL is a hugely popular choice for web applications. This is a two-step exam process, requiring seekers of this qualification to first pass the 1ZO-871 MySQL 5 Developer Certified Professional Exam Part 1, which then allows them to attempt the 1ZO-872 MySQL 5 Developer Certified Professional Exam Part 2. Successfully passing BOTH exams earns the candidate the OCP MySQL 5 Developer Certification.

MCP - The Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 exam tests its candidates on the ability to accomplish technical tasks such as creating tables, views, using constraints and triggers, working with functions, troubleshooting, optimizing and much more...

City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Software Development & Zend PHP 5.3 Engineer

City & Guilds - The overall aim of this programme leading to the award of Diploma for Software Developers, is to provide its learners with the necessary theoretical and practical skills, knowledge and competence, to gain a comprehensive introductory foundation and understanding of the area of Software Development. This programme is awarded by the globally recognised awarding body, City & Guilds. This programme is also included on the Irish Dept of Education & Science, Internationalisation Register.

Zend PHP - This certification is an industry-wide standard that recognizes PHP expertise and is a measure of distinction that employers use to evaluate prospective employees. The exam covers many topics, including functions, web features, OOP and security.

CompTIA Cloud Essentials & Cloud Virtualization

CompTIA Essentials - Covers the following exam topics:

  • Characteristics of Cloud Services from a Business Perspective
  • Cloud Computing and Business Value
  • Technical Perspective / Cloud Types
  • Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Computing
  • Impact and Changes of Cloud Computing on IT Service Management
  • Risk and Consequences of Cloud Computing

Adobe DreamWeaver CS6 - The Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 ACE exam tests an applicants knowledge of site architecture, designing page layouts, coding pages, and formatting page elements with CS6. The following exam topics are covered:

  • Setting Project Requirements
  • Planning Site Design and Page Layout
  • Using the Adobe Dreamweaver Interface
  • Adding & Organizing Content
  • Evaluating and Maintenance of Sites