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Platform Developer Beginner

Learn the basics of how to develop apps on the Salesforce Platform.

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+11,500 points
Beginner
Developer
~13 hrs 15 mins

Skills you will gain

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  • App and Web Design
  • Product Management
  • Query Languages
  • Process Improvement and Optimization
  • IT Automation
  • System Design and Implementation
  • Data Science
  • App Development and Engineering Practices
  • Data Management
  • Business Operations
  • Framework Development
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Integration
  • Programming Languages
  • Self-Development

Products

  • Salesforce Platform
+11,500 points
Beginner
Developer
~13 hrs 15 mins
+400 points
Project

Get Started with Salesforce Development

Build a simple app and see what it’s like to develop on the Salesforce Platform.

~2 hrs 5 mins
+200 points
Project

Quick Start: Tour the Sample App Gallery

Explore sample apps and learn about their tools and configurations.

~20 mins
+1,500 points
Module

Data Modeling

Give your data structure with objects, fields, and relationships.

~45 mins
+1,500 points
Module

Formulas and Validations

Tailor your apps without writing code by using point-and-click logic.

~1 hr
+2,100 points
Module

Apex Basics & Database

Use Apex to add business logic and manipulate your data in Salesforce.

~2 hrs 45 mins
+1,000 points
Module

Apex Triggers

Write Apex triggers to perform custom database actions.

~1 hr 30 mins
+1,300 points
Module

Lightning Web Components Basics

Build reusable, performant components that follow modern web standards.

~1 hr 10 mins
+800 points
Module

Flow Builder Basics

Explore Flow Builder and learn when to use flows to automate your business processes.

~40 mins
~13 hrs 15 mins