Salesforce Platform App Builder Certification Handbook

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  • Learn the basics of the cloud platform
  • Learn to build objects that align with your business
  • Understand the process of building an application on platform
  • Kick-start your certification journey in basic- easy-to-follow guide
  • Focus on important topics that help you accomplish your certification goals
  • Learn to secure your application with the Salesforce security model
  • Manipulate and process large amount of data using the data tools
  • Prepare for the exam with sample mock questions

The Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder exam is for individuals who want to demonstrate their skills and knowledge in designing, building, and implementing custom applications using the declarative customization capabilities of

This book will build a strong foundation in to prepare you for the platform app builder certification exam. It will guide you through designing the interface while introducing the Lightning Process Builder. Next, we will implement business logic using various point and click features of We will learn to manage data and create reports and dashboards. We will then learn to administer the application by configuring the object-level, field-level, and record-level security.

By the end of this book, you will be completely equipped to take the Platform App Builder certification exam.

  • Get to grips with the fundamentals of to pass the certification exam with flying colors
  • Create applications, automate business processes, and manage data operations to be a successful Certified app builder
  • A step-by-step guide that covers the most essential topics for the Platform App Builder Certification in an easy-to-understand format
Page Count 312
Course Length 9 hours 21 minutes
ISBN 9781785283697
Date Of Publication 25 Apr 2016


Siddhesh Kabe

Siddhesh Kabe calls himself the monk who sold his computer for the cloud. He has had a rock-solid career in consulting, training, designing, developing, and advocating the platform for 8 years. He has five certifications in Salesforce. He likes to break into things—code and gadgets—and believes that, given enough coffee, anything can be hacked into.

His other published work includes a science-fiction satire called Ragnarok and a fantasy graphic novel entitled Agatya. Apart from this, he is an active member of the community and owns an active blog ( He is also the leader of the Pune Users Group.