Oracle database 12c: Administration 1Z0-075
Time: to be decided
Number of questions: to be decided
Minimum percentage for passing the exam: to be decided
Format: multiple choice
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
The OCA certification covers all the initially required skills for Oracle. This exam is taken for Developer as well as DBA requirements. For the OCA Certification, the candidate has to clear three examinations: 1Z0-051, 1Z0-147 and 1Z0-052
1Z0-051: SQL Fundamentals - Duration: 2 hrs, Total Questions: 70, Pass percentage: 60%
1Z0-147: Program with PL/SQL - Duration: 1 and half hr, Total Questions: 66, Pass Percentage: 77%
1Z0-052: Oracle Database Fundamentals - Duration: 1 and half, Total Questions: 70, Pass Percentage: 66%
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Those who want to get enrolled for OCP certification are required to pass the OCA exam since OCP is the second stage of Oracle database certification. OCP is an advanced certification course for Database Administrators. Those who want to pass the OCP certification exam in Oracle 9i are required to pass 1Z0-032 and 1Z0-033 exams. Those who opt for Oracle 10g OCP certification are required to pass 1Z0-043 exams and complete a hands-on course from Oracle.
Oracle Certified Master (OCM)
OCM certification is the last level exam and those want to take this exam should have experience, knowledge and working experience in installation, trouble shooting, tuning, recovery and backup. Those who want to enroll for OCM certification should have passed the OCP exam and got the certification. Prior to taking the OCM exam the candidates should complete two advanced hands-on coursework.