Learn Salesforce in easy steps and get certified!
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Learn Salesforce in easy steps and get certified!

This course should prepare you for Salesforce App Developer certification.
4.4 (1,479 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
13,550 students enrolled
Created by Parikshith Red
Last updated 3/2016
English [Auto-generated]
Price: Free
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 15 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • By the end of the course, you should be able to build an application using the declarative syntax.
  • Understand the high level requirements and translate that to an application on Salesforce
  • Build data model using objects, fields, relationships and validation rules
  • Build business logic using workflows & Approval Processes
  • Build UI using RecordTypes, PageLayouts, Tabs & Apps
  • Create Profiles and Permission Sets to control user access level
  • Setup security for records using Organisation wide dafaults
  • Create Users and assigning them to appropriate Profiles & Permission Sets. Manage Licenses
  • Build the sharing model using tools like Public groups, Sharing Rules, Manual Sharing and Role Hierarchy
  • Use the Data Loader tool to Import, Update, Delete & Export records
  • Use the Translation workbench to translate the app into other languages
  • Use the debug log
  • Use Data Management tools for Mass Updating records, Transferring Approval Requests
  • Use Auditing tools on the platform like Field History Tracking & Setup Audit Trail
  • Build reports and dashboards
  • Use the AppExchange Marketplace
  • Use the Salesforce IDE (Integrated Development Environment)
  • Deploy the application using Change Sets
  • Check the system downtimes and upcoming maintenance issues
  • Prepare you for the DEV 401 Certification Exam
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  • No prerequisites as such, just be willing to learn new concepts
  • Your familiarity with HTML can make understanding VisualForce Pages easy.

About this course

Salesforce is an incredibly powerful on demand platform that allows people to customize their standard applications (Sales & Call Centre applications) and also build custom applications . While it can seem intimidating to someone with no background in coding, working with Salesforce is much easier than many realize. With the right guidance and desire to learn, most people can learn how to put together a functional web app in few days !

This Salesforce Tutorial Course is narrated by a long time trainer and consultant who specializes in helping people learn how to use technology to solve real world problems. In this high - impact course, Parikshith walks users through the creation of a functional application from beginning to end, explaining where needed the important technical points without relying on excessive jargon. This is not an overview of complex theory, but a hands- on primer that will allow even beginners to create usable solutions quickly !

Parikshith shows you how to make the most from these cloud technology used by everyone from small startups to the biggest technology companies in the world.

The Goal is help one acquire the knowledge and pass the Salesforce App Developer Exam. If you would like to know understand the different modules, Please watch my Introduction to Salesforce here.

There are no pre-requisites for this course

Whats in this course

  1. 46 video lectures detailing the steps to becoming an awesome Salesforce Developer.
  2. Downloadable Assignments & Source Code files to compliment lectures.

Note : Please turn on the HD at the right most corner of your video for better viewing experience .

Who is the target audience?
  • Newbies who want to build applications on Salesforce. No prior programming knowledge required.
  • Developers or Consultants who would like to migrate to Salesforce from other CRM & All those who want to make a career in Salesforce
  • This course is not for you if you're already a Salesforce Admin or Developer looking to learn more advanced concepts of Apex
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Curriculum For This Course
46 Lectures
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5 Lectures 28:45
Introduction to Salesforce

Setting up a Developer Environment

Navigation (UI)

Out of the box offering

Introduction to Salesforce
2 questions

Building a custom Application

Building Applications using the Force.com Platform
8 questions
Building the Data Model
8 Lectures 49:51
Some fundamental Database Concepts

Database Concepts
3 questions

Creating a custom object, Fields and Page layouts

Custom Object & Custom Fields
6 questions

Validation Rules

Validation Rules
3 questions

Record Types

Schema Builder


Rollup Summary fields

List Views & Filters
Importing Records
2 Lectures 06:42
External IDs

How to import records

External ID
4 questions
Profiles & Permission Sets
4 Lectures 18:23

8 questions

Creating Users

Permission Sets

Field Level Security
Building Business Logic
4 Lectures 30:52

Building Workflows

Understanding an Approval process

Building an Approval Process
Record Level Security & Sharing
2 Lectures 11:53
Record Level Security (OWD)

Organization Wide Defaults
9 questions

Exceptions to OWD

Role Hierarchy and Sharing
8 questions
Monitoring & Auditing
2 Lectures 06:56
Monitoring - Debug logs


Monitoring & Auditing
4 questions
Reports & Dashboards
4 Lectures 16:13
Tabular & Summary Reports

Matrix & Joined Reports

Custom Report Types

Building Dashboards

Reports & Dashboards
7 questions
Data Management
3 Lectures 13:57
Data Management

Data Loader

Translation Work Bench
Introduction to Visualforce
4 Lectures 23:46
Introduction to Visual Force

Building our first VisualForce Page -- Careers

Creating a Salesforce Site

Visualforce Example - Mass update records
3 More Sections
About the Instructor
Parikshith Red
4.4 Average rating
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13,550 Students
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Salesforce Consultant , Entrepreneur

Parikshith is a CRM consultant and a user experience designer. After finishing his bachelors at Arizona State University, he worked as a Sr Consultant at Infosys Ltd and an Architect at Metasoft Tech Solutions and TEK systems.

Certified Developer on Salesforce.com.

Techno functional consultant with good knowledge in understanding business process and translating into web based applications. Hands-on formulation of business and functional requirements aligned to business goals and value acquisition. Apply business and functional knowledge and expertise, working in collaboration with technical consulting staff, in the implementation of business-aligned/driven salesforce.com-based solutions. Extensive experience working as a freelancer and a trainer.

Working as a freelancer to build customized CRM solutions for Small Businesses and Non profits along with his own Startup. Very keen on details and end user experience.