Core Spring Training

Live Online & Classroom Enterprise Certification Training

Master Spring configuration, data access, web and REST applications, Spring Boot, Spring Security and Spring Cloud to be an expert in creating enterprise-ready microservices applications.

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What is Core Spring training about?

Master aspect oriented programming on the Spring framework and create enterprise ready applications with this official Pivotal training. This course serves as a prerequisite for the Spring Professional certification exam. 

Learn to build, test and deploy Spring applications on our cloudlabs as you learn with our certified expert. Gain practical working knowledge on Spring configuration, JVA, Spring Boot, Spring MVC and Spring Cloud. Learn to build web applications with Spring MVC and implement REST with Spring MVC and RestTemplate

Be the Core Spring expert your organization needs and be Spring ready to create enterprise applications. 



What are the objectives of Core Spring training?

By the end of Core Spring training, you will be able to:

  • Understand the Spring framework ecosystem
  • Configure Spring using Java, Annotations and XML
  • Programming with Spring
  • Test Spring applications
  • Explore Data Access - JDBC, JPA and Spring Data
  • Use Spring for Transaction Management
  • Build Web Applications with Spring MVC
  • Understand Spring Boot (Introductory and Advanced topics)
  • Understand REST with Spring MVC and RestTemplate
  • UndestandSpring Security
  • Understand Microservices with Spring Cloud
  • Build, test and deploy enterprise applications on Spring
Available Training Modes

Live Online Training

18 Hours

Classroom Training


3 Days

Who is Core Spring training for?

Application developers and architects who aspire to develop on the Java platform using the Spring framework to build enterprise applications.

What are the prerequisites for Core Spring training?

  • Suggested: Basic exposure to application development using Java and an IDE 

Course Outline

  • Introducing to Spring
    • Java configuration and the Spring application context
    • @Configuration and @Bean annotations
    • @Import: working with multiple configuration files
    • Launching a Spring Application and obtaining Beans
  • Spring Java Configuration: A Deeper Lock
    • External properties & Property sources
    • Environment abstraction
    • Bean scope, bean profiles
    • Spring Expression Language (SpEL)
    • How it Works: Inheritance based proxies
  • Annotation - Based Dependency Injection
    • Autowiring and component scanning
    • Java configuration versus annotations, mixing.
    • Lifecycle annotations: @PostConstruct and @PreDestroy
    • Stereotypes and meta-annotations
  • XML Dependency Injection
    • XML syntax, constructor & setter injection
    • Resource prefixes
    • Namespaces and best practices when using XML
    • XML profile selectio
  • The Bean Lifecycle: How does Spring work Intern
    • The init phase: available interceptors
    • The init phase: what is the difference between XML, annotations and Java configuration?
    • The use and destruction phases
  • Testing a Spring based application
    • Spring and Test Driven Development
    • @ContextConfiguration and @RunWith annotations
    • Application context caching and the @DirtiesContext annotation
    • Profile selection with @ActiveProfiles
    • Easy test data setup with @Sql
  • Aspect Oriented Programming
    • What problems does AOP solve?
    • Differences between Spring AOP and AspectJ
    • Defining pointcut expressions
    • Implementing an advice: @Around, @Before, @Afte
  • Data Access and JDBC with Spring
    • How Spring integrates with existing data access technologies
    • DataAccessException hierarchy
    • Implementing caching using @Cacheable
    • jdbc namespace and Spring's JdbcTemplate
  • Database Transactions with Spring
    • @Transactional annotation
    • Transactions configuration: XML versus annotations
    • Isolation levels, transaction propagation and rollback rules
    • Transactions and integration testing
    • Should you use read-only transactions?
  • JPA with Spring and Spring Data
    • Quick introduction to ORM with JPA
    • Benefits of using Spring with JPA
    • JPA configuration in Spring
    • Spring Data JPA dynamic repositories
  • Spring in a Web Application
    • Configuring Spring in a Web application
    • Introduction to Spring MVC, required configuration
    • Controller method signatures
    • Views and ViewResolvers
    • Using @Controller and @RequestMapping annotations
  • Spring Boot
    • Using Spring Boot to bypass most configuration
    • Simplified dependency management with starter POMs
    • Packaging options, JAR or WAR
    • Easily overriding Spring Boot defaults
  • Spring Boot - Going Further
    • Going beyond the default settings
    • Customizing Spring Boot configuration
    • Logging control
    • Configuration properties using YAML
    • Boot-driven testing
  • Spring Security
    • What problems does Spring Security solve?
    • Configuring authentication and intercepting URLs
    • The Spring Security tag library for JSPs
    • Security at the method level
    • Customizing the Spring Security filter chai
  • Rest with Spring MVC
    • An introduction to the REST architectural style
    • Controlling HTTP response codes with @ResponseStatus
    • Implementing REST with Spring MVC, @RequestBody, @ResponseBody
    • Spring MVC's HttpMessageConverters and automatic content negotiatio
  • Microservice with Spring Cloud
    • Microservice Architectures
    • Challenges with cloud-native applications
    • Using Spring Cloud
    • Developing a simple microservice system

Who is the instructor for this training?

The trainer for this Core Spring has extensive experience in this domain, including years of experience training & mentoring professionals.

Core Spring - Certification & Exam

This course is aligned to and a recommended prerequisite for the Spring Professional Certification. 

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Exam Requirements

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