Salesforce Security: Getting Started

by Sara Morgan Nettles

This course will help you get started towards completing the Salesforce Certified Sharing and Visibility Designer exam. Using complex customer scenarios, you will learn how to evaluate the use of object, field-level, role, and security settings.

What you'll learn

The Salesforce Certified Sharing and Visibility Designer exam is a fantastic test of your Salesforce security knowledge. In this course, Salesforce Security: Getting Started, you will learn how to evaluate and configure object, field-level, role, and security settings that provide access to the platform. First, you’ll explore the different layers of data security Salesforce provides. Next, you’ll discover how to set up profiles, roles, and permission sets. Finally, you will learn how to configure security settings to ensure proper platform access. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to declaratively provide data access to the relevant people in your Salesforce organization.

About the author

Sara Morgan Nettles is a Certified Salesforce Platform I and II developer, who began her software development career twenty years ago working primarily with Microsoft technologies. She now focuses on sharing her knowledge of developing modern web applications on the Salesforce platform. She has authored numerous books and articles, as well as being a regular speaker at Dreamforce.

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