Building Applications with Force.com

5 Days

Description

This comprehensive hands-on course is a must for new application developers who want to create custom Force.com applications or customize existing Salesforce applications. Participants will learn how to use the declarative “clicks not code” capabilities of the Force.com platform to create new applications, and Visualforce pages and components to create custom interfaces.

Skills Gained

  • Build and customize multi-user cloud applications with just clicks

  • Define an application’s data model

  • Customize the user interface

  • Create advanced workflows and validation rules

  • Automate business processes

  • Manage your data

  • Develop a custom user interface with Visualforce pages

Who Can Benefit

Building Applications with Force.com is designed for application developers who want an in-depth understanding of how to use the declarative capabilities of the Force.com platform to create custom applications and Visualforce pages to customize interfaces. This course provides the foundation for developers who need to know how to leverage these capabilities for rapid development and to prepare for learning Force.com code (Apex) and Visualforce page controllers.

No Upcoming Public Classes

There are currently no public events available for this course. However, you can submit a request for a new date and we will try our best to get you into a Building Applications with Force.com class.

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

  • Designing Applications on Force.com
    • Learn about factors to consider when building a data model.
    • Develop custom objects and fields.
    • Create master-detail, lookup, and many-to-many relationships.
    • Create custom applications.
    • Set field attributes on the page layout.
    • Use custom object queues and event-based workflow rules with field update actions.
  • Designing Applications for Multiple Users
    • Learn factors to consider when designing applications for multiple users.
    • Create and customize profiles to manage the user experience.
    • Create and customize permission sets to manage the user experience.
    • Customize the user experience with record types and page layouts.
    • Employ organization-wide defaults (OWDs), sharing rules, roles, role hierarchy, public groups, and manual sharing to control access to records.
    • Analyze suitability of field-level security, page layouts, and record types to satisfy business requirements.
  • Implementing Business Processes
    • Use validation rules to enforce conditional required behavior.
    • Use functions to enforce data format and data consistency.
    • Create parallel approval processes and approval processes with dynamic approval routing to automate business processes.
    • Establish approval process criteria with cross-object formulas.
    • Set up field history tracking to audit processes.
    • Learn techniques to prevent or record data changes.
  • Managing Data
    • Learn when and how to export, delete, insert, update, and upsert data.
    • Use the import wizard and API-based data management tools.
    • Use the Force.com data loader to manage data.
  • Visualforce Pages: Enhancing the User Interface
    • Learn about the capabilities of Visualforce pages.
    • Create Visualforce pages to modify the user interface.
    • Learn about the functionality that comes with Visualforce page standard controllers.
    • Create templates that can be applied to multiple Visualforce pages.
    • Learn about incorporating Visualforce into a page layout.
    • Learn about incorporating JavaScript and Ajax with Visualforce.
    • Learn about exposing Visualforce to the Internet and mobile devices.

No Upcoming Public Classes

There are currently no public events available for this course. However, you can submit a request for a new date and we will try our best to get you into a Building Applications with Force.com class.

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

Prerequisites

The prerequisites include a solid understanding of basic Salesforce concepts and functionality and completion of the following online courses:

  • Getting Started: Navigating Salesforce

  • Getting Started: Using the Sales Cloud

No Upcoming Public Classes

There are currently no public events available for this course. However, you can submit a request for a new date and we will try our best to get you into a Building Applications with Force.com class.

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