Q. What is the 1Z0-146 exam?

A. This exam enhances the candidates’ knowledge about the advanced features of PL/SQL in order to design and tune PL/SQL to interface with the database and other applications in the most efficient manner. Using advanced features of program design, packages, cursors, extended interface methods, large objects, and collections, candidates learn to write powerful PL/SQL programs. Candidates also learn programming efficiency, use of external C and Java routines, fine-grained access and safeguarding code against SQL Injection attacks.

This exam counts towards the Hands-on course requirement for the Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certification. This test is designed to measure your skills and knowledge of the installation, management, and maintenance of Oracle 11g databases. Passing this test will help you in achieving the Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 1Z0-146 exam?

A. The prerequisites for the 1Z0-146 exam are as follows:

Required Prerequisites:

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Experience with SQL and PL/SQL required
  • Familiarity with the Oracle Database
  • Oracle Database 11g: Introduction to SQL
  • Oracle Database 11g: Program with PL/SQL

Q. What are the benefits of becoming an Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional?

A. The benefits of becoming an Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional are as follows:

  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification proves expertise on the Oracle products and technologies as well as in PL/SQL programming.
  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certified candidates find it easy to enter into the job market.
  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification ensures a solid foundation of skills within the candidates and enhances their ability to perform effectively in the particular area.
  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification improves the productivity of the candidates and hence accelerates their professional development.
  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification not only benefits the fresh candidates by providing them various job opportunities, but also helps the experienced people in keeping themselves up-to-date in the field of new technologies.
  • Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Professional certification proves the potential of the candidates and facilitates them with top computer jobs with a higher salary in the field of Oracle.

Q. What certificate and credit does the 1Z0-146 exam provide?

A. After passing this exam, you will be designated as Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional.

Q. What certificate does it provide?

A. Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?

A. You will be required to attempt approximately 70 questions.

Q. What is the exam fee?

A. The exam fee is US $125.

Q. What is the duration of the test?

A. Users are required to attempt all questions in 90 minutes.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)

A. This test consists of Multiple Choice questions.

Q. What is the passing score?

A. The passing score of the exam is 65%.

For more details, visit:
http://www.oracle.com/global/us/education/certification/score_info.html

Q. What is the test retake policy?

A. The test retake policy is as follows:

  • Candidates must wait at least 14 days before retaking any failed proctored exam.
  • There is no waiting period for failed online, non-proctored exams.
  • Passed exams may not be re-taken.
  • Violations are subject to Oracle’s Fraudulent Activity Policy.

Oracle encourages you to make use of the diagnostic feedback supplied with the score report to review the areas that require further preparation or study.

Q. Why should I become certified?

A. Studies have shown that certified individuals realize many benefits. Among them are the following:

  • Increased opportunities on the job: These opportunities range from increased salary and bonus to project involvement and promotion.
  • Increased breadth of knowledge: Certification is a catalyst for learning new technologies in a structured and comprehensive way.
  • Increased value to the organization: Organizations with 25 percent or more of their staff certified have shown to deploy projects on time and within budget more often, rely less on external support, have less downtime, and have higher user satisfaction with their IT staff.

Q. Is the 1Z0-146 exam right for you?

A. This test is appropriate for you if you have experience in Oracle Databases and you want to work as a Database Administrator (DBA). This test is suitable for candidates who want to work using advanced features of PL/SQL in order to design and tune PL/SQL to interface with the database and other applications in the most efficient manner.

If you would like to know more about this exam, please visit the Oracle 1Z0-146 exam page.

The Oracle Database 11g: Advanced PL/SQL test 1Z0-146 validates your skills to write powerful PL/SQL programs using advanced features of program design, packages, cursors, extended interface methods, large objects, and collections. It tests your efficiency in programming, using external C and Java routines, fine-grained access and safeguarding code against SQL Injection attacks.

Q. What skills are measured in the 1Z0-146 exam?

A. Oracle has specified more than forty objectives for the 1Z0-146 exam, which are grouped under thirteen topics. Following are some important areas in which an individual should possess good knowledge before taking the 1Z0-146 exam Continue Reading “Skills required for 1Z0-146”

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Q. Where can I take the test?

A. You can register with a Prometric testing center. You can also register for the exam online at your local exam center or a regional contact center. (Prometric testing Centre).

Q. How can I register for the 1Z0-146 exam?

A. You can register for the exam through a Prometric Test Center Locator at Prometric. You will have to go through a complete registration process, make payments, and schedule the date and time for the exam.

Q. How can I locate a testing center?

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Q. How can I schedule, reschedule, cancel, or confirm the exam?

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Q. How can I update personal information, view test history, etc?

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Q. What can I expect from Oracle if I pass the 1Z0-146 exam?

A. After passing the exam, you will achieve the Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional status.