Essentials Courses are highly interactive, totally free, self-paced, online courses for learners who are new to Snowflake or new to data work in general.
Each lesson starts with a short video, followed by a hands-on lab with sample data. Labs are followed by short knowledge check quizzes. Each course has a capstone project that can be submitted for review by Snowflake educators.
The first course, WebUI Essentials, takes about 6 hours and can be used to earn a digital badge. The second course, the Sharing, Marketplace & Exchange Workshop (SMEW) takes about 3 hours and gives learners hands on experience with Snowflakes advanced data sharing capabilities.