This class is designed to teach students the foundation of Salesforce in the new Lightning Experience and to help students prepare for the Salesforce Certified Administrator exam. A student in this class will learn how to administer and configure Salesforce in Lightning and develop new applications utilizing the Force.com platform.
The instructor will cover all the basic administration concepts within Salesforce in addition to sharing real-world experiences and best practices. The class presents a broad range of topics covering just about everything on which a student will be tested. These topics include but are not limited to basic administration, the Force.com architecture, configuration, customization and data management. There is in-depth coverage of system security topics such as Users, Licenses, Profiles, Field Level Security, Permission Sets, Record Security, Organization-Wide Defaults, Role Hierarchy & Roles, Sharing Rules, Account Teams, Sales Teams, and Queues. The object model related to sales force automation, marketing automation and service are thoroughly covered as well with sections on Accounts, Contacts, Opportunities, Products & Price Books, Quotes, Leads, Campaigns, Cases, Solutions, Knowledge, Ideas, and Answers. The automation of processes within Salesforce including the use of Workflow Rules, Approval Processes, and the Process Builder will be discussed and used in scenario-driven exercises. Students will also learn to develop new applications on the Force.com platform using the declarative interface. Analytics, including Lightning Reports, Lightning Dashboards, and list views will be covered in detail as well.
This class will cover the Lightning version of Salesforce.