Classroom or Custom FileMaker Training

Our FileMaker Training Services

FileMaker Authorized TrainerAs a Platinum member of the FileMaker Business Alliance and FBA Trainer, Direct Impact offers a comprehensive training program to help you master the FileMaker platform.

If you are unavailable for the dates below, please let us know and we will notify you as soon as our next training sessions are available.

Download the Complete Beginner Level Course Content (PDF)

Download the Complete Intermediate Level Course Content (PDF)

If you are looking for Advanced training, we recommend individual coaching sessions (see below).


FileMaker Training for Beginner Developers

Participants

This class is aimed at participants who are already familiar with data entry and find requests within FileMaker, but who have not yet explore the platform’s programming tools.

Description

With our FileMaker training course for new developers, you will learn what you'll need to build your first custom mobile iOS solution in hours, not weeks. You’ll learn how to convert Excel spreadsheets into a FileMaker Custom App and share them with your mobile devices. You'll learn how to create relationships to keep your database lean and improve reporting. And how to enhance the user experience by building modern layouts.

Prerequisites for the beginner class

Participants who attend this class must know how to:
– Create, delete and modify tables and records
– Create, delete and modify find requests
– Create, delete and modify layouts

CourseDate(s)Training Center
Language
FileMaker pour développeur débutant February 18, 2019 Montreal French
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FileMaker for Beginner Developers March 18, 2019 Remotely in a virtual classroom English Register
FileMaker pour développeur débutant April 15, 2019 Remotely in a virtual classroom French
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FileMaker for Beginner Developers TBD Toronto English
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FileMaker pour développeur débutant TBD
Quebec
French
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FileMaker Training for Intermediate Developers

Participants

This class is aimed at participants who are already familiar with FileMaker’s basic programming tools, but who wishes to further explore the platform’s capabilities.

Description

With our intermediate developer course, you will learn how to organize relationships effectively to make it easier to create dynamic calculations, simplify finding data and streamline reporting. You’ll love how simple FileMaker makes it to automate user actions with scripts. Discover how to use calculations, variables and scripts parameters to build an elegant and easy-to-use user-interface.

Prerequisites for the intermediate class

Participants who attend this class must know how to:
– Import and Export data
– Create and manage layouts
– Add and manipulate layout objects
– Configure single action buttons
– Add a relationship between two tables

CourseDate(s)Training Center
Language 
FileMaker pour développeur intermédiaire March 19-20, 2019 Montreal
French
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FileMaker for Intermediate Developers April 1-2, 2019 Remotely in a virtual classroom
English Register
FileMaker pour développeur intermédiaire April 29-30, 2019 Remotely in a virtual classroom
French
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FileMaker for Intermediate Developers TBD Toronto English Waiting List
FileMaker pour développeur intermédiaire TBD
Quebec
French
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FileMaker Training for Administrators

Our courses for administrators help participants learn how to optimise the configuration of their FileMaker Server.

CourseDate(s)Training CenterLanguage
FileMaker Serveur pour administrateurs
TBD Remotely in a Virtual Classroom French
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FileMaker Server for Administrators
TBD Remotely in a Virtual Classroom English
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Number of Participants

A minimum of six (6) participants are required to confirm a class. The class must be confirmed no later than 10 working days before the scheduled date. In the event that the minimum required participation rate is not reached, the class will be canceled and registration postponed to a later date.

Course Schedule

In general, training takes place from
8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (some exceptions may apply).

Virtual Classrooms

The courses are available in physical classrooms in person or remotely at the same rate. Please specify your preference in the registration form in the space provided for this purpose.

Training Classrooms

The courses are offered in modern and spacious classrooms located in downtown Montreal and Toronto. We offer each participant a computer with a complete training environment including FileMaker Pro Advanced and FileMaker Server.


Private Class

If you have a group of at least 5 participants, we can offer a private class tailored to your training needs. Private classes can take place in our computer lab or on-site at your location (ex.: in your conference room). Contact us for more information.


Individual Coaching Sessions

If you have attended one of our training classes in the past or if you have sufficient experience developing with FileMaker, we can offer individual coaching sessions. Each participant is teamed with one of our certified experts to get development assistance and guidance. Contact us for more information.