DS-DEV450 - Programmatic Development Using Apex And Visualforce

Duration: 5 days

Price: $4,500.00

Are you a programmer who wants to understand how to customize applications programmatically on the Force.com platform? In this course, you will learn the core of the Apex programming language and Visualforce markup in order to customize your Force.com applications. You will get hands-on experience building data objects (sObjects) and programmatically retrieving, manipulating, and storing the data associated with those objects. You will write custom logic using Apex triggers and classes, and test that logic using the built-in testing framework. You will explore how Apex code interacts with declarative customizations on the platform, and the nuances of working on a multi-tenant platform. You’ll then examine common techniques for designing solutions in Apex. These activities will culminate in an exercise building a complex trigger that takes advantage of the declarative aspects of the platform. You will get hands-o
n experience writing Visualforce pages to customize your user interface and Visualforce controllers (in Apex) to modify the controller behavior behind the interface. You’ll also explore design techniques and the built-in testing framework around Visualforce.

Upcoming Classes

To schedule a class, please contact us at 888-825-6273

This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:

The prerequisites include a solid understanding of basic Salesforce concepts and functionality and:

1 year programming in Java (or another object-oriented programming language)

Basic data modeling for relational databases

Basic SQL

Basic HTML

Basic JavaScript

Course Outline

Objects and Fields

Work Effectively with Custom Objects and Fields

Programming with Apex

Use SOQL to Query Your Org’s Data

Use SOQL to Query Parent-Child Relationships

DML Essentials

Trigger Essentials

Classes

Trigger Essentials

Testing Essentials

Testing Strategies