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Intermediate Oracle Application Express 5 (APEX) Training
3 Day Onsite or 20 Hour Online Hands-On Classes

Take the next step in your APEX development skills. In this course, the second course in our APEX curriculum, you will learn about controlling behavior between the many different APEX components such as charts, reports, and maps. We will explore how to quickly set up departmental wiki pages using websheets, as well as integrate team development features to help improve overall application quality assurance. This course is intended for developers who have built a few applications already or have attended our introduction class. 

Class is limited lecture, significant amount of demonstrations and plenty of hands-on workshops.

Need help deciding if this class is right for you?  Call us at (888) 803-5607 (USA). 

Attend this class and get 20% off our Advanced APEX class.  

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APEX Best Practices


  • Customizing the install for easier backups
  • Managing developers and user accounts
  • Securing applications
  • Preventing URL tampering
  • Managing External Files
  • Techniques to Make Development Easier
  • Developing a Standard Application to Copy





  • How to use Tabs, Lists, and Breadcrumbs to connect pages
  • Using components on the global page(page zero)
  • Resolve missing Tabs and Breadcrumbs



Region and Item Layout


  • How to leverage Grid Layout for Regions and Items
  • Explore how to change region positions
  • Modify templates and their different region positions
  • Understand how page templates work





  • Customize report templates
  • Discuss column templates vs row templates
  • Understand generic column vs named column reports





  • How to create and manage pie and bar charts
  • Create and edit gantt charts
  • Finding and using Chart plugins




  • Creating and managing US and world Maps


Tabular Forms


  • Manually Create Tabular Forms
  • Validation in Tabular Forms
  • Using Collections to enhance tabular forms



Themes and Templates


  • Creating Custom Themes
  • Creating Custom Templates
  • Using Subscriptions



Build a plugin


  • Understand how a plugin renders
  • Create and AJAX call and process to update the plugin
  • Bind to the native API so it works with native dynamic actions



Data Loading


  • Create data upload form for users
  • Process CSV and other delimited data
  • Transform the data upon upload
  • Validate and reject rows



Dynamic Actions


  • Refresh items and regions
  • Invoke PL/SQL processes from browser events
  • Retrieve data from the DB and set items values



Working with Files


  • User managed files in the database
  • Developer files on the webserver(JavaScrtipt, css, and images)
  • Upload shared component files



Understanding Session State


  • Understand the difference between persisted and in-memory session state
  • How row fetch and row processing actually works
  • Explore some of the features those processes provide





  • Custom Authentication and Authorization
  • Implementing LDAP and SSO
  • Using Virtual Private Database(VPD)
  • Using Session State Protection
  • Preventing SQL Injection
  • Preventing Cross-Site Scripting
  • Managing Application Development



Quality Assurance


  • How to use the APEX Adviser
  • Understand APEX metadata views
  • Create custom QA checks



Team Development


  • How to solicit application feedback
  • Manage task and bug tracking
  • How to diagnose and fix a bug




  • Create a user maintained departmental wiki
  • Add authorization
  • Integrate existing authentication
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