Declarative Development for Platform App Builders in Lightning Experience Training (DEX403)

Level: Foundation

This comprehensive hands-on course is a must for new application developers or developers who are new to Salesforce. Participants will learn how to use the declarative "clicks not code" capabilities of the Lightning platform to create custom applications and customize existing applications. Build your knowledge of objects, fields, UI customization, automation tools, security, app deployment, and more!

Key Features of this DEX403 Training:

  • Attend online, in person, or bring this course to your facility
  • Mix of lecture and labs

You Will Learn How To:

  • Build and customize multi-user Salesforce applications.
  • Create custom objects.
  • Customize the user interface.
  • Create advanced workflows and validation rules.
  • Automate business processes with Process Builder, approvals, and flows.
  • Manage your data.
  • Develop a custom user interface using Lightning App Builder.

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In Class & Live, Online Training

  • 5-day instructor-led training course
  • Pay later by invoice -OR- at the time of checkout by credit card
  • Attend Virtually from your Home or Office
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Standard $5822 CAD




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Note: This course runs for 5 Days

  • Jan 31 - Feb 4 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EST Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

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Important DEX403 Training Information

  • Prerequisites

    Prepare for this course with this Trailmix.

  • Who Should Attend

    Ideal for programmers and point-and-click developers who want to understand the declarative development tools available on the platform.

DEX403 Training Outline

  • Building Your Data Model

    • Understanding Objects on the Lightning Platform
    • Creating Custom Objects
    • Creating Custom Fields
    • Creating Relationships Between Objects
    • External Objects
    • Schema Builder
  • Profiles and Permissions

    • Profiles
    • Permission Sets
    • Field Level Security
  • Controlling Access to Records

    • Record Ownership
    • Organization Wide Defaults
    • Roles and Groups
    • Sharing
  • Building Your User Interface

    • Custom Applications and Custom Tabs
    • Page Layouts
    • Lightning App, Record, and Home Page
    • Salesforce Mobile App
    • Quick Actions
  • Record Types

    • Record Types and the User Interface
    • Meeting User Requirements
  • Introducing Business Logic

    • Formula Fields
    • Roll-Up Summary Fields
    • Useful Operators and Functions
  • Monitoring Processes

    • Debug Logs
    • Developer Console
  • Preserving Data Quality

    • Enforcing Conditionally Required Fields
    • Enforcing Proper Data Format
    • Enforcing Consistency
    • Preventing Data Loss
  • Automating with Lightning Process Builder and Workflow

    • Processes
    • Scheduled Actions
    • Workflow Rules
  • Automating Business Processes with Approvals

    • Defining Approval Processes
    • Options for Approving Records
  • Automating Business Processes Using Flow

    • Understanding Flow
    • Creating Flows
    • Deploying Flows
    • Autolaunched Flows
  • Save Order of Execution

    • Exploring the Save Order of Execution
    • Working with Transactions
  • Auditing Processes

    • Auditing Configuration Changes
    • Auditing Data
    • Keeping Track of Unauthorized Changes
  • Deploying Your App

    • Sandboxes
    • Change Sets
    • Alternatives to Change Sets
  • Data Management

    • Data Operations (Export, Delete, Insert, Update, Upsert)
    • Tools for Data Management
    • Bulk API
  • Reports and Dashboards

    • Report Types
    • Reports
    • Dashboards
    • Folders
    • Reporting Snapshots
  • Deciding When Declarative Isn't Enough

    • Declarative Limits
    • Programmatic Alternatives
  • Final Project


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DEX403 Training FAQs

  • Can I learn SalesForce DEX403 Training online?

    Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want, including online training.

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