No-Code SharePoint 2013-2016 Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2013

Session Detail:    Classroom 3 Day

SharePoint 2013 is everywhere! And the SharePoint Designer tool has reached the critical mass and ease of usability to where the tool and its many uses should be a skillset in the realm of all business professionals including IT professionals, developers, managers, project leads, project managers, and team leads just like Excel.
This 3-day instructor-led course is designed to get you rolling with a clear understanding of common functionality for frequent use of SharePoint. Today we need to maximize the out-of-the-box functions and tweak them to fit our ever-changing needs. Think Excel functionality, then think of all that you can do with it. We start out-of-the-box, then add. After this class you will be able to use SharePoint Designer 2013 to do the same, maximizing both your company’s and your personal investment.


  • Basic computer skills.
  • Knowledge of what you want to do either now or in the future with SharePoint 2013 workflows.

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for all business professionals including IT professional, developers, managers, project leads, project managers, and team leads, but we do not expect coding skills, just thinking skills!

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Course Overview

  • Lesson 1: Introduction
  • Lesson 2: Course Materials
  • Lesson 3: Facilities
  • Lesson 4: Prerequisites
  • Lesson 5: What We’ll Be Discussing

Module 2: SharePoint 2013 Workflows

  • Lesson 1: What Is A Workflow?
  • Lesson 2: What Is New In SharePoint 2013 Workflows?
  • Lesson 3: The Main Building Blocks
  • Lesson 4: Types Of Workflows
  • Lesson 5: Workflow Associations And Subscriptions
  • Lesson 6: Workflow Visualizations
  • Lesson 7: Optional Module Topics

Module 3: SharePoint 2013 Out-Of-The-Box Workflows

  • Lesson 1: Content Types
  • Lesson 2: Workflow Tasks Lists
  • Lesson 3: Out-Of-The-Box Workflows
  • Lesson 4: Workflow Planning

Module 4: SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflows

  • Lesson 1: Workflow Interop
  • Lesson 2: SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow Interface
  • Lesson 3: Workflow Ribbon Commands
  • Lesson 4: Understanding the Workflow GUI
  • Lesson 5: Naming and Messages
  • Lesson 6: Workflow Parameters
  • Lesson 7: Stages, Steps and Parallel Blocks
  • Lesson 8: Reusable Workflows
  • Lesson 9: Workflow Associations and Subscriptions
  • Lesson 10: Workflow Best Practices

Module 5: Workflows Using SharePoint Designer 2013 and Visio 2013

  • Lesson 1: Comparing Text to Visual Designer
  • Lesson 2: SharePoint Designer 2013 Visual Designer
  • Lesson 3: Errors in Workflows with Visio 2013
  • Lesson 4: Packaging Workflows

Module 6: Concept Reinforcement Scenarios

  • Lesson 1: Scenario 1
  • Lesson 2: Scenario 2
  • Lesson 3: Scenario 3
  • Lesson 4: Scenario 4
  • Lesson 5: Scenario 5

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No-Code SharePoint 2013-2016 Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2013

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