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Course Description

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The following courses are included in this purchase:

  • Creating Employee Apps with Force.com
  • Developing Applications in Force.com

Course Details:

Access Timeframe

6 month access to course content beginning on date of registration.
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certification of Completion

Format of Certification

Digital and Print

Professional Association/Affiliation

Certificate of Completion can be accessed and printed from the learner's Skillport Account.

Method of Obtaining Certification

Certificate of Completion can be accessed and printed from the learner's Skillport Account.

Additional Details

The completion certificates can be awarded only for assets that can be marked completed like courses, business impact/challenge series, testprep. The passive assets like books/videos would not be completed and certificates cannot be awarded.

Course Outline

OVERVIEW
Force.com is a platform as a server, or PaaS, that is integrated into the Salesforce.com infrastructure. In this course, you will learn about the Force.com interface and features available for creating a custom employee app. This course covers the force.com interface, how data is managed, layouts and view, and how to integrate basic workflows and business logic.
TARGET AUDIENCE
This path is applicable to anyone who wishes to enhance, extend, or customize Salesforce.com via Force.com. This path is geared mostly towards non-programmers and creating standalone Force.com apps.
DURATION
2.4 hours
OBJECTIVES

Creating Apps

  • start the course
  • interact with the Force.com interface and create a new Force.com app
  • create a new custom object for a Force.com app
  • add and describe the basic fields that can be added to an object
  • create master-detail relations between two objects
  • add a Formula field to an object
  • create and use a Roll-up Summary field to an object
  • create and use a Picklist field for item selection
  • add, remove, and reorder tabs in the app
  • outline best practices and rationale for preparing data for import
  • use the Schema Builder to manage objects and their relationships
  • review data import options and load data using the Custom Object Import Wizard
  • create new views to customize the display of data
  • use the Page Layout Editor to add a custom page to the app
  • use the Page Layout Editor to add, remove, and rearrange fields on a page
  • enable feed tracking for an object and configure push notifications
  • add workflow rules to automate a business practice
  • add workflow rules based on time triggers and formulas
  • add validation rules to enforce business rules
  • create a workflow approval process using the Jump Start Wizard
  • modify a workflow approval process
  • verify and activate an approval process using the View Diagram interface
  • initiate an approval and then log in as Approver to test approval request and fulfillment
  • optimize the home page layout to include "Items to Approve"
  • review different ways the approver can provide approval and rejection
  • create an app using Force.com that can interact with the end users and the back-end data model


OVERVIEW
Force.com is a PaaS that is integrated into the Salesforce.com infrastructure. In this course, you will learn about the Force.com Reports, Dashboard, Users, and Permissions.
TARGET AUDIENCE
This path is applicable to anyone who wishes to enhance, extend, or customize Salesforce.com via Force.com. This path is geared mostly towards non-programmers and creating standalone Force.com apps.
DURATION
1.4 hours
OBJECTIVES

Reporting and User Management

  • start the course
  • create a tabular report
  • create a custom report type for your new custom object
  • create a summary report
  • create and display a chart in a summary report
  • create, access, and modify a new dashboard
  • create a dashboard chart in your new dashboard
  • adjust necessary dashboard folder and other security settings for required dashboard display
  • customize a single user's homepage display when multiple dashboards are available
  • use the Salesforce1 Mobile quick wizard to create your mobile interface
  • create an Action Button so Salesforce1 Mobile users can more easily create new child/detail records
  • update Salesforce1 Mobile action bar in page layout to display your new button
  • edit your system-wide sharing settings
  • create a profile specifically for the new employee app
  • update a user record and update the profile assigned
  • create and assign a permission set
  • create a role hierarchy and assign roles
  • create an app with a report and limit access to the app with user permissions


OVERVIEW
Since Force.com is so popular, an in-depth knowledge of how to create Force.com applications is essential for any application developer. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of Force.com programming. You will also learn the important components of Force.com applications and how Force.com handles user input and data.
TARGET AUDIENCE
This path is targeted toward individuals who wish to build applications in Force.com.
DURATION
2.5 hours
OBJECTIVES

Basic Programming in Force.com

  • start the course
  • describe how applications are built in Force.com
  • identify the different components of the Salesforce platform
  • use the App Quick Start Wizard to build applications in Force.com
  • create, deploy, and run simple Force.com applications
  • run a Force.com application from a mobile device
  • create new fields and custom objects, and work with formulas and validations
  • work with tabs to provide the user with a tabbed interface
  • establish master-detail relationships and distinguish between them
  • create a lookup
  • create and view database schemas using the Schema Wizard
  • perform data import and export operations with the Import/Export Wizard
  • describe and create data views
  • recognize the different techniques to manage page layout
  • work with custom layouts for mobile devices
  • use Chatter for group collaboration
  • use Workflow to automate field updates
  • create and use formulas
  • use rollups and summaries in a project
  • use business rules to enforce validation
  • perform the steps required to build an approval process
  • use Visual Workflow to build custom workflows
  • create and work with Force.com reports
  • describe the functionality of dashboards and create them
  • distinguish between synchronous and asynchronous reports
  • recognize the different techniques to manage dashboards
  • create and deploy a basic Force.com application


OVERVIEW
Since Force.com is so popular, an in-depth knowledge of how to create Force.com applications is essential for any application developer. In this course, you will learn the techniques for designing and programming Force.com applications. You will also learn the architecture of Force.com and the basics of the Apex programming language.
TARGET AUDIENCE
This path is targeted toward individuals who wish to build applications in Force.com.
DURATION
2.2 hours
OBJECTIVES

Intermediate Programming in Force.com

  • start the course
  • describe and create global actions
  • describe how to customize global layout
  • identify objects and actions associated with them
  • work with fields and set their values
  • create actions and add them to the page layout
  • work with security profiles and user access control
  • create new users for an application
  • describe how to control user access to certain records
  • describe, create, and manage permissions
  • describe how Force.com implements security
  • create and work with security roles
  • work with the developers console
  • describe how Apex uses classes and methods
  • describe how methods are called from actions
  • create and use triggers
  • describe development mode and its use
  • create and work with HTML pages
  • use stylesheets in Apex
  • describe how Apex uses controllers
  • create custom forms in Apex
  • recognize tags, their functionality, and uses
  • distinguish between the various Apex variables and data types, and use flow of control statements
  • recognize how classes and instances work in Apex
  • describe the functionality and uses of Apex DML
  • recognize how to exchange applications with AppExchange
  • create a full-featured Force.com application


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