FileMaker Pro

Course Overview

FileMaker Pro is a powerful relational database with a user-friendly interface. It allows users to manage large amounts of data using fields and records in tables and to display the data in layouts. In this course, students will learn to create a database with one or more tables, create and edit fields and enter records in a database. Layouts will be created for data entry, generating labels and letters and to create reports with queried sets of records. Students will also learn to create basic calculations in fields and in summaries. A simple relationship will also be created between two tables using a key field.


Course InformationRelated Training

Duration: One-Day Course
Platform: Windows and Macintosh
Fee: Call for information

We recommend one to eight people for this course.

Course Content Download PDF (57kb)

Create and Edit a Database

Create and Edit Layouts

Query/Find Records

Create Reports


Application Overview: FileMaker Pro

FileMaker Pro is database software that helps individuals and workgroups manage and share information about people, projects, assets and anything else that needs to be stored in a database format. With FileMaker Pro you can create simple databases consisting of just one database table, such as an address list, or you can create a complex database with relationships and multiple database tables.
FileMaker Pro layouts determine how information is organized for viewing, printing, reporting, finding, and entering data.
A benefit of storing data in FileMaker Pro is sharing your data with others. You can share your data with other FileMaker Pro users on a network, use the web publishing capabilities to share data over the web, or import or export data from another file.

Users: IT, Database, Engineering, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Admin Professionals as well as anyone who needs create robust databases that can be searched, sorted, analysed, reported, updated and shared with other users.