In the training courses that GICHD is providing, basic database knowledge and SQL are not included. We have identify website with free online training. recommend ESRI's on-line courses. There are courses that are for free and courses that has a cost.
Please note that it is not wise to add or delete from the IMSMA database with SQL due to the complex database structure. If you need to add data from other data sources e.g. Excel, shape-files and other databases, contact your GICHD IM advisor.