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Oracle Application Express  |    A 4 day   hands on   training course

Oracle Application Express training course description

This Oracle Application Express course introduces the delegate to Oracle's Application Express version 4 software. It is designed to give delegates practical experience in using Application Express version 4, also known as Apex, for building web-based applications for an Oracle database and websheets for managing structured and unstructured data. Apex version 4 includes all the features of Apex version 3. This course covers all the features of Apex version 3 and the new features introduced in version 4. The course is suitable for both Oracle Application Express version 4 and Oracle Application Express version 3 users. The course will be delivered using Apex version 4.2 software.

What will you learn
  • Create SQL statements to query database tables.
  • Develop an Apex web application.
  • Use the Apex SQL workshop.
  • Create reports.
  • Create forms.
  • Manage web pages and regions in the Apex application.
  • Use and manage shared components in an Application.
  • Use cascading stylesheets and Javascripts in Apex applications.
  • Add graphs and charts to an Apex Application.
  • Add page processes to the Apex application
  • Add dynamic actions to the Apex application
  • Develop an Apex websheet
  • Create ata grids and links in an Apex websheet
  • Manage database objects from within Apex
  • Build queries of database objects
  • Deploy an Apex application as a packaged application
  • Manage Apex users and groups
  • Authorise and authenticate Apex users
  • Administer Apex workspaces
  • Load and unload data or application components
  • Deploy an Apex application
Oracle Application Express training course details
  • Who will benefit:
  • The Oracle Application Express course is aimed at Application developers, software developers, Web developers, Oracle Forms and Reports developers and technical support professionals who wish to develop interactive applications on the Web for end users.

  • Prerequisites:
  • A working knowledge of SQL and a basic knowledge of PL/SQL is required. Some knowledge of HTML would be beneficial but is not essential.
    Oracle SQL
    Oracle PL/SQL

  • Duration
  • 4 days

  • Dates & prices
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Oracle Application Express training course contents

  • Introduction to Oracle Application Express
  • APEX concepts APEX main components Workspaces, database applications and websheet applications Creating a workspace The Workspace Administrator Upgrading APEX Logging into APEX Running an application

  • SWL Workshop
  • Use APEX to browse, create and modify objects Process ad hoc SQL statements Manage scripts in APEX Create, run and save SQL queries

  • Build a database application
  • Application components Create an application Create an application from a spreadsheet

  • Create reports
  • Create reports using wizards Edit report attributes Add links to reports Create a link to a printer-friendly version of a report Save and print reports in different formats

  • Using files
  • Uploading images Creating cascading stylesheet files Uploading static files Adding an Image as an application logo Adding a reference to a Javascript file

  • Pages and regions
  • Web form behaviour in APEX Create a form based on a table Create a form based on a procedure Create a form with a report Create a tabular form Format a form Locking in APEX forms

  • Creating lists of values
  • Overview of application express shared Components Dynamic and static lists of values Create a dynamic list of values Create a static list of values Use a list of values to control data in a report Create a cascading list of values

  • Items and buttons
  • Understand the different Types of items Create items Understand and edit item attributes Use Javascript with item Manipulate items in tabular forms Add dynamic items to a report Create and edit buttons

  • Page Processing
  • Page rendering and page processing Create computations Validate input data Process Data Understand application branching Create conditional branches

  • Shared components
  • Overview of application express navigation components Manage parent and standard tabs Create navigation bar entries Create and use lists and list items Manage breadcrumbs Create shortcuts Shared component subscription User interface defaults

  • Display dynamic content
  • Filter reports with dynamic queries Create charts with a wizard Format charts Create calendars Add links to calendars Create hierarchical trees

  • State and debugging
  • Understand session state Set a session state value Clear the session state Review the session state Review the messages in debug mode Enabling feedback Managing feedback and team development

  • Themes and templates
  • Switch to a different theme View existing templates Understand and manage templates Create a new template Add references to cascading stylesheet and Javascript files

  • Dynamic actions and plug-in components
  • Identify plug-in components and their types Plug In a component Create dynamic actions Use a plug-in in a dynamic action

  • Building website applications
  • Websheet applications and their components Create a websheet application Enable SQL and PL/SQL in a websheet application Add sections and pages to a websheet application Add links on a websheet page Add a data grid to a websheet application Create SQL reports ion websheet applications Add annotations to a websheet application

  • Implementing security
  • Authentication and authorization Provide an authentication scheme Create an authorization scheme using access control Enable and configure session state protection

  • Deploy an appliction
  • Define supporting objects Package an application Export an application Import an application Install supporting objects

  • Administer Apex workspaces
  • Manage workspaces and users Request a schema or storage Purge session state Monitor developer activity log Monitor workspace activity View activity reports Import a workspace

  • Utility programs
  • Import and export data Generate DDL statements View objects reports

Learning path



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"Excellent presentation - very good course structure."

F. D. - BBC NI

"Very good"

Training approach

This structured course uses Instructor Led Training to provide the best possible learning experience. Small class sizes ensure students benefit from our engaging and interactive style of teaching with delegates encouraged to ask questions throughout the course. Quizzes follow each major section allowing checking of learning. Hands on sessions are used throughout to allow delegates to consolidate their new skills.