PostgreSQL training and certifications

Learn PostgreSQL from EDB’s experts

PostgreSQL training includes a comprehensive set of courses so you and your team can learn everything from the basics of PostgreSQL to advanced enterprise architecture and performance tuning.

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Expert instructors

Taught by domain experts, each with over 10 years of industry experience


In-depth content

Comprehensive courses cover real-world scenarios and best practices


Customizable training

EDB will work with you to build a customized curriculum for your needs

PostgreSQL training options to meet your needs


On-demand courses

Available anytime on our online learning platform

  • Courses available for all knowledge levels
  • Ideal if you’re looking for a particular topic or certification
  • Foundations and Advanced courses include one exam attempt
  • Courses include video explanations
  • Access to courses for 6 weeks
  • 1-year online subscriptions for the entire library of EDB’s on-demand courses are also available (see below)

Courses include:

  • EDB Postgres Tools
  • Foundations of Postgres Administration
  • EDB Postgres for Developers and Architects
  • and more

Live training

Private group training with an expert PostgreSQL instructor

  • Curriculum can be customized for your team’s specific needs
  • Can be virtual or in-person, either at EDB or your office
  • Slides, demos, exercises, and answer keys included
  • Up to 12 students per course

Topics can include:

  • Open Source PostgreSQL
  • EDB Postgres Advanced Server
  • EDB Postgres Tools
  • and many more

1-year online subscription

EDB’s entire on-demand course catalog is available for a 12-month all-access subscription.

  • Full catalog of all on-demand courses
  • Advanced and specialty courses all available
  • Includes new courses added throughout the year
  • Discounted team pricing available

Courses include:

  • EDB Postgres Tools
  • Foundations of Postgres Administration
  • EDB Postgres for Developers and Architects
  • and more


Our certification program sets the global standard for PostgreSQL professionals.

  • Industry recognition of skill and proficiency
  • Badge for display on resume and social media
  • Hour-long online exam for certifications

Certifications available:

  • Open Source PostgreSQL
    Associate and Professional Certifications
  • EDB Postgres Advanced Server
    Associate and Professional Certifications

Free PostgreSQL courses

These training courses teach you the fundamentals of PostgreSQL administration and prepare you to pass the EDB Postgres Associate exam. We provide demos and lab exercises so that you’re fully prepared for certification and real world application.


Foundations of EDB

Gain a solid understanding of EDB Postgres Advanced Server capabilities and associated tools.


EDB Postgres Tools

Learn how to quickly accomplish goals like high availability, management, monitoring, alerting, backup and recovery, and failover with EDB Postgres tools.

Professionals praise EDB’s training


“Very relevant to every concept a DBA should know. The duration of each module is well balanced.”

– Sebastien Louchart, Senior Data Integration Expert, Pentalog Institute


“I learned a lot. I had the chance to dig into the depths of PostgreSQL.”

– Chief Technology Office, major European music production software company


“The people who run the training are clearly very knowledgeable.”

– GIS Manager, large municipal county in the United States


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On-demand course catalog