SQL Server Integration Services

Enabling you to design and use SQL Server Integration Services projects

SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) is a component of the Microsoft SQL Server database software which can be used to perform a broad range of data migration tasks. It is a powerful export, transformation and load tool. The course will enable delegates to design, deploy and manage Integration Services packages. Packages will be designed using SQL Server Data Tools. This course is suitable for all versions of SQL Server.

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Purpose of this course

The course includes the important features of Integration Services.  For example, connections, control flows, data flows, variables, logging, deployment and error handling. The course is suitable for people who are new to Integration Services.  Exercises are included to consolidate the skills taught.

Who is this course for

IT professionals who need to build, manage and use Integration Services packages for Microsoft SQL Server.

You will learn how to
  • Develop Integration Services packages
  • Include control flow tasks, data flows and transformations
  • Handle data errors
  • Deploy packages to an Integration Services catalogue
  • Handle deployment sensitive properties
  • Use checkpoints to restart packages
  • Log the progress of Integration Services packages
Benefits for your organisation

SQL Server is increasingly being used to integrate and migrate information to and from a wide variety corporate data sources. This course will give your organisation the ability to develop integration services package to meet these requirements.

Benefits for you as an individual

This course will equip you with the skills to understand and use SQL Server Integration Services. You will have the confidence to develop, deploy and manage Integration Services packages containing both data flows and data transformations.

A Guided Tour of Integration Services

Understanding Integration Services
Exploring and Executing an Integration Services
Packages in SQL Server Data Tools

Using Control Flows

Overview of Control Flow in Integration Services
Elements in Control Flow
Control Flow Tasks
Precedence Constraints

Using Data Flows

Data Flow Overview
Data Flow Pipeline
Data Flow Sources
Data Flow Destination
Data Viewers
Data Transformations

Variables and Parameters

Understanding Variables
Using Variables in Control Flow
Understanding Property Expressions
Using Property Expressions
Understanding Parameters
Using Package and Project Parameters

Error Handling and Package Logging

Error Handling and Package Logging Overview
Package Logging
Event Handling
Error Output

Integration Services Deployment

Creating an Integration Services Catalogue
Overview of Deploying Packages
Project Deployment
Deployment Wizard
Creating Environments
Using Environments to Execute Packages
Managing Deployment Sensitive Properties

Package Management

Overview of Package Management
Managing Packages in the Integration Service Catalogue
Executing Packages from Management Studio
Scheduling Packages with SQL Server Agent
Integration Services Security




No previous knowledge of SQL Server Integration Services is required. A basic knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server is required. This could be gained from our SQL Server Essentials course or through work experience.

About the Lead Trainer

Stephen has 20 years’ experience in the IT industry. A member of the Institute of IT Training and British Computer Society with a degree in business computing systems, Stephen has a solid foundation upon which his ITIL® Expert qualification sits.