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FileMaker Training Course Toronto (Intermediate)

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1 Yonge Street (Toronto Star Building)

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FileMaker Pro: Intermediate (2 Day Course)

FileMaker Pro® Versions: 14 | 15 | 16 (other versions on request)

Dates: February 15/16, 2018| Check for more dates >

Location: Downtown Toronto, Toronto Star Building, 1 Yonge Street, Suite 1801, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

Delivery Method: Instructor-led classroom

During this course, users will move to the next level and use some of the more advanced features in FileMaker Pro. Students will learn to control data entry using validations and by auto-entering data in text, number and date fields. FileMaker’s calculation capabilities will be explored through the creation of calculation fields using various useful functions including IF, Trim, and date functions. Students will create advanced reports using summary fields and parts and will group records in reports. Relationships will be created between fields in multiple tables to allow the display of information from related tables in layouts and by using portals. More advanced controls will be added on layouts including tabs, popovers and button bars. Students will learn to secure a database and to automate tasks using buttons and simple scripts. Throughout the course, the instructor will include numerous tips, tricks and shortcuts.

Course details

Duration: 2 days (9 am - 4 pm)

Course Fee: $595 CDN per person + HST or BYOD (bring your own device): $545 CDN person + HST

Student working on Excel with chart.

Key topics

Topics include:

  • Entering and editing calculations

  • Managing data entry using validation and auto-enter options

  • Creating advanced reports with summaries

  • Getting started with Filemaker automation using scripts

  • Creating and manging relationships

  • Working with related fields on layouts

  • Adding other types of layout objects

  • Formatting layouts with themes and styles

  • Organizing layouts

  • Implementing security settings

  • Extracting information and sending to other programs


Who will benefit

This course has been designed for FileMaker users who have completed introductory FileMaker training or have basic FileMaker skills.

Can I bring my own device?

Absolutely! If you choose to bring your own device, you will receive a reduced rate. Be sure to bring a power cord and a mouse is helpful.

What's included

Included in this course:

  • Comprehensive course manual
  • Keyboard shortcuts quick reference
  • Sample and exercise files
  • Refreshments (for classes conducted in Avantix Learning classrooms)
  • Certificate of completion
  • Follow-up email support

FileMaker Pro training series

Other courses in this series include:

FileMaker Pro: Introduction

FileMaker Pro: Introduction to Scripting


About Avantix Learning courses

Avantix Learning offers live instructor-led classroom (ILC) courses allowing personal interaction between the students and the instructor. We specialize in small classes, typically ranging from 6 to 8 students to ensure an optimal student to instructor ratio.

Public courses are offered in downtown Toronto at 1 Yonge Street (Toronto Star Building), Suite 1801, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Our top-notch instructors have years of experience in the business world and students are encouraged to ask questions during our courses. Avantix Learning senior instructors have 15 or more years of experience. A complete profile of the instructor leading a specific course is available on request.


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