Oracle Advanced RMAN Backup & Recovery

Recover entire production database in the event of server crash using Oracle RMAN

Enroll in course for $97

Introducing You to Real-Time Complex Recovery Scenarios

27+ Lab Exercise

Extensive RMAN lab activities including downloadable scripts

Hot Database Cloning

Perform database cloning while it is up and running

Automate Backups

Learn different ways to automate production backups

Configure RMAN Catalog

Get our 8-steps checklist to configure RMAN catalog

Validate RMAN Backups

Practice RMAN commands to Validate backups

Repair Block Corruptions

Master different methods to detect and repair block corruptions

Course Description

Learn to design, test and implement a robust backup and recovery strategy using the Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) tool. Upon completing this course, you will know how to evaluate your own backup and recovery requirements.

Master advanced database backup strategies and perform high level database recovery

  • Oracle user managed backup and recovery
  • Database Point-in-Time Recovery
  • Tablespace Point-in-Time Recovery
  • RMAN recovery catalog configuration
  • Reporting in RMAN
  • RMAN scripting and database cloning
  • Database full and incremental backup and recovery

Create backup and recovery strategies for your database environment!

Advanced Backup and Recovery course teaches students how to design, test and implement a robust backup and recovery strategy using the Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) tool. With this course, you will learn to develop backup and recovery strategies for your database environment.

Course Overview

As a database administrator, your primary duty is to create, implement and manage a backup and recovery strategy. The main purpose of a backup strategy is to protect the database against data loss and reconstruct the database after the data loss. Typically a database administrator job includes planning, configuring, scheduling and monitoring backups. Advanced backup & recovery course is for administrators who would like to master advanced database backup strategies and perform high level database recovery!

Upon completing this course, you will know how to evaluate your own backup and recovery requirements. You’ll have the skills to develop an appropriate strategy for your database environment.

Who Is This Course For?

  • You work as a DBA but don't know how to perform advance database recovery
  • Oracle DBA with 3 to 8 years of experience and want to become an RMAN expert
  • Anyone looking to master RMAN incremental backups - L0 and L1
  • Any DBA who wants to automate database backup scheduling using RMAN scripting

Meet Your Instructor!

Hi there! I'm Arun Kumar, owner and instructor at DBA Genesis. I created this platform to share my DBA knowledge with all of you. My vision is to simplify DBA learning in order to make you become more competent in your professional career.

I am an Oracle Certified Expert, Oracle RAC Certified Implementation Specialist and Oracle Certified Professional along with few more credible certifications under my hat.

"I got job offer from CISCO !"

A Testimonial By Hardik Vyas

Course Curriculum



Extra Bonuses You'll Get


  1. E-MAIL & GROUP SUPPORT: In case you want to talk to me via email, your emails will be a priority and I always respond within 24 hours. You'll always have access to me to solve any RMAN related question to make sure you never stop learning
  2. PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUP: This group is full of Fresher and Experienced DBAs who also want to master Advance RMAN strategies with me. If you want to be with people who are also trying to lean database administration, you need this group.
  3. RMAN ANALYSIS CALL: I'll do a 30 minute RMAN analysis call to review your own RMAN understanding and give you actionable feedback on which areas to focus more and practice hard. If you love personalized attention, you’ll love this analysis call.
  4. RMAN IN ACTION: I'm going to include a video of How to perform complete database recovery that will show you the RMAN in action and how it recover from complete database crash. You will get real-world examples of how I designed backup strategies for critical production databases myself.

"I can clone a database in various ways !"

A Testimonial By Mohan

Frequently Asked Questions

Where to start when it comes to RMAN?

Start by learning user managed backups. Off course no one uses it but it makes your RMAN understanding very easy. Then proceed with RMAN backups, recovery, cloning and other advance topics.

What if I don't learn RMAN?

For a DBA, it's very critical to design backup strategies for different database sizes. When it comes to production database crash, you must be an expert to recovery database quickly.

How long do I have access to the course?

After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - full lifetime access!

How do I download course material?

All the scripts / pdf files are attached below each video lecture. You get access to download all the scripts / pdf files inside the lectures.

Will you provide any remote lab for lab practice?

The course contains step by step instructions on how to setup your own lab for practice. So you can configure your own test lab

How do I ask questions or clear my doubts?

Each video lecture has a comment box below the video where you can directly write your questions and our team will answer within 8 hrs. You can also send email to [email protected] with your query and our team will respond within 24 hrs. In case your doubt needs special attention, we will setup an online meeting with the instructor to resolve the issue.

There are so many recovery scenarios, how do I learn all of them?

You need not learn all the recovery scenarios because you will not face all the scenarios in your job! You must get foundation correct, know how recovery works and then any crash would be recoverable.

Production system crashed, how do I recovery it fast?

Speed of recovery depends upon the type of backup strategy implemented. I have covered different types of recovery based on different backup types inside the course along with downloadable scripts!

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