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SQL | Archived exercise | Convert trainer id list into trainer name list
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If you haven't already done so, run the stored procedure in the above folder to generate a database of training courses and delegates.
Write some sort of query, somehow, which takes in any comma-delimited id string of trainer ids as input:
An example of a typical input
Your query should, somehow, turn this into a comma-delimited string of trainer names:
What this input would produce
You can use any method you like - the model answer combines a multi-statement table-valued function and a stored procedure, but as with all things SQL there are probably lots of other, better approaches!
Optionally, save your query as Trainer names.sql, then close it down.