Transportation Data Education: SQL Workshop

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Monday, June 17, 2024, 1:00pm PDT to Thursday, June 20, 2024, 4:30pm PDT
General $325, Nonprofits $125, PSU Students $10
Engineering Building, 1930 SW 4th Avenue, Room 315
PDH: 9 | AICP: 9

Join us for a three day introductory in-person workshop on databases and SQL

June 17, 18, and 20, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Each day will be a combination of a lecture and practical. We will cover:

  • Introduction to relational databases.
  • Structured query language (SQL).
  • How to setup a PostgreSQL database on your local machine and use it to analyze data.

Software Requirements

You will be expected to bring your own laptop and have all required software installed prior to the workshop. If you are using a work-issued laptop, you will most likely need administrator privileges to install the following required software:


General: $325
Non-profit and community-based organizations: $125
PSU Students: $10 


This three-day workshop is eligible for 9 hours of professional development credit for AICP (see our provider summary). We can provide an electronic attendance certificate for other types of certification maintenance.

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Portland State University's Transportation Research and Education Center (TREC) is home to the U.S. DOT funded National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), the Initiative for Bicycle and Pedestrian Innovation (IBPI), PORTAL, BikePed Portal and other transportation grants and programs. We produce impactful research and tools for transportation decision makers, expand the diversity and capacity of the workforce, and engage students and professionals through education and participation in research.