The introduction of 10g DBA certifications has been done by Oracle. Oracle turning up with 10g highlights its reaching third level of DBA certification. You need to emerge successful in 1 exam for Oracle Certified Associate OCA. Further for Oracle Certified Professional OCP you not only need to pass one examination but also opt for one Oracle-approved course. A Certified Associate or OCA happens to be the initial DBA certification and it can be received by passing “Oracle Database 10g: Administration I” exam. One also needs to opt for one of the company.-approved course for the purpose of completing the requirements put forward by the OCP, which can be done online or in classroom.
You also get access to many choices of courses for the OCP course requirement. The most preferred one happens to be “Oracle Database 10g: Administration Workshop II” as it is helpful in the OCP exam preparation in the direct manner. The requirements for new 10g DBA certifications have also been released by Oracle. One can make use of materials that are available for free for the preparation of these exams. Adequate rights have been provided to the vendors to make alterations in the certification programs offered by them and hence you should go through the website of Oracle in a thorough manner.
You should also pay attention to the terms that are being highlighted in certification agreement. Oracle also makes an effort to carry out the posting of certification announcements and provides you with certification study assistance. You need to go through an “upgrade test” every time the introduction of new database version is done. This is to keep your certification effectual. The 10g DBA certifications tests are meticulous and the publication of the pass rates is not done by Oracle Corp. As per the calculations nearly 65 percent to 75 percent candidates emerge successful.