Access Programming with VBA

3 Days

Description

Access VBA will provide the basic skills necessary to create, modify, and edit code. Learn to work with macros, modules, drop down lists, custom functions, recordsets, and be able to troubleshoot existing code.

Audience:

Business workers or IT professionals looking to automate repetitive processes, create custom user interfaces, overcome limitations with Access macros, and those looking to create sophisticated polished databases that multiple users will have interaction with. Also for those who would like an introduction into basic programming skills.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Virtual Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Virtual Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am CST - 5:00pm CST
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Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Course Overview

Getting Started

  • Introduction to Programming in Access
  • Why Program in Access?
  • Understanding the Development Environment
  • Using Visual Basic Help

Working with Procedures and Functions

  • Understanding Modules
  • Creating a Standard Module
  • Understanding Procedures
  • Creating a Sub Procedure
  • Calling Procedures
  • Using the Immediate Window to Call Procedures
  • Creating a Function Procedure
  • Naming Procedures
  • Organizing Code and Procedures
  • Working with the Code Editor

Understanding Objects

  • Understanding Classes and Objects
  • Navigating the Access Object Hierarchy
  • Understanding Collections
  • Using the Object Browser
  • Working with the Application Object
  • Understanding the Form Object
  • Working with Properties
  • Using the With Statement
  • Working with Methods
  • Understanding the DoCmd Object
  • Working with Events
  • Understanding the Order of Events

Using Expressions, Variables, and Intrinsic Functions

  • Understanding Expressions and Statements
  • Declaring Variables
  • Understanding Data Types
  • Working with Variable Scope
  • Working with Variable Lifetime
  • Considering Variable Scope and Lifetime Together
  • Using Intrinsic Functions
  • Understanding Constants
  • Using Intrinsic Constants
  • Using Message Boxes
  • Using Input Boxes

Controlling Program Execution

  • Understanding Control-of-Flow Structures
  • Working with Boolean Expressions
  • Using the If...End If Decision Structures
  • Using the Select Case...End Select Structure
  • Using the For...Next Structure
  • Using the For Each...Next Structure
  • Using the Do...Loop Structure
  • Guidelines for use of Branching Structures

Working with Recordsets

  • Declaring and Creating Object Variables
  • Working with the DAO Recordset Object

Debugging Code

  • Understanding Errors
  • Using Debugging Tools
  • Setting Breakpoints
  • Setting Break Expressions
  • Using Break Mode during Run Mode
  • Stepping through Code
  • Determining the Value of Expressions

Handling Errors

  • Understanding Error Handling
  • Understanding VBA's Error Trapping Options
  • Trapping Errors with the On Error Statement
  • Understanding the Err Object
  • Writing an Error-Handling Routine
  • Working with Inline Error Handling

Appendix - Working with the ADO Recordset Object

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am CST - 5:00pm CST
view class details and enroll
Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Prerequisites

  • Appropriate introductory and advanced courses plus several weeks of practice. No programming experience is required.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
November 13, 2017

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
February 14, 2018

$1,350.00
3 Days    9:00am CST - 5:00pm CST
view class details and enroll
Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
request a private session or new date