With the push towards flows and automations in Salesforce, the Salesforce Platform App Builder Certification is a great tool to demonstrate your abilities to automate and lean into flows, and advance your career in the Salesforce space. 

But, what is the Platform App Builder (PAB) Certification? 

PAB credential is for those who would like to demonstrate their skills and knowledge in designing, building, and deploying custom applications using the Lightning Platform. The individual should be familiar with how to create, manage, and update data models, application security, business logic, and process automation.

What do I need to study? 

The PAB is designed for those with about 6 months to 1 year of experience building applications on the Lightning Platform, or a similar development platform. You should be familiar with the capacities of the Lightning Platform, Salesforce license types and related considerations, ability to design applications to support business processes and reporting requirements, familiarity with mobile user experience, familiarity with Salesforce development environments and deployment options, etc. 

You do not need to know how to administer Sales Cloud or Service Cloud, nor have programmatic development experience, nor coding skills for this exam. If you are interested in a free detailed study guide, sign up for mailing list.

Exam Breakdown 

The test is 60 multiple-choice/multiple-select questions and 5 non-scored questions. It has a maximum allotted time of 105 minutes and a passing score of 63%. This exam is offered proctored onsite or online. There are no prerequisites, but Salesforce Certified Admin is a strong foundation.

Salesforce Fundamentals - 20%

Data Modeling and Management - 22%

Business Logic and Process Automation - 28%

User Interface - 17%

App Deployment - 10%

Are you interested in getting your Platform App Builder Certification? Here is our special offer.

At SATC, we have over a decade of experience in training individuals about Salesforce and preparing them to take on Salesforce exams. We are currently offering our pre-recorded PAB training and our LIVE training for just $97. This has everything you need for you to pass your PAB certification, GUARANTEED, or your money back. Click here to enroll. This offer is only valid until December 2, 2022. 

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Additional Resources

Trailhead - Platform App Builder

Trailhead - Exam Guide

Trailhead Trailmix - Prepare for Your Salesforce Platform App Builder Credential