Salesforce Fundamentals: Free 10 Week Salesforce Career Course

By Christine Marshall

An IDC study shows that 4.2 million new jobs will be created in the Salesforce ecosystem by 2024. The Salesforce job market is booming but there is a shortage of certified professionals to fulfil these new jobs.

Another recent IDC survey found that being a Salesforce certified professional has a huge impact on your ability to drive business growth. As well as boosting your understanding of the Salesforce platform and validating your your expertise, the IDC study showed that:

Source: Salesforce

To empower companies to accelerate their digital transformation and close the skills gaps, Salesforce is offering a FREE, 10-week virtual learning journey. Let’s take a look at the Salesforce Fundamentals course and see how it could help you.

What are Salesforce Fundamentals?

Salesforce Fundamentals is a free, 10-week virtual course, where you’ll learn all about Salesforce, it’s products, the ecosystem and potential careers.

The course is weekly, with 1 hour of live teaching on a Thursday at 9am PST/12pm EST/5pm GMT, plus 2 hours of self-guided study and practice.

Top Tip: Attending the live sessions are encouraged but all sessions will be recorded!

Each week, you’ll receive an email containing a Trailmix that you will do at your own pace and at a time that suits you. As you complete the Trailhead modules, you’ll unlock and complete a Superbadge that demonstrates your proficiency.

It’s not all about technical know-how, the Salesforce Fundamentals course will also guide you through various career resources, helping you create a resume and showing you how to update your online profiles, highlighting your Salesforce skills to help you stand out.

Who is the Salesforce Fundamentals Course For?

Salesforce Fundamentals is aimed at people who are new to the Salesforce ecosystem but are looking to get a head start on their career journey. The learning journey is designed for everyone, so whether you are a student, graduate or switching careers, Salesforce Fundamentals can help.


With the Salesforce Fundamentals course, there’s no better time to get started on your Salesforce journey. Sign up to participate in this free virtual learning course, and accelerate your Salesforce career now.

The Author

Christine Marshall

Christine is the Courses Director at Salesforce Ben. She is an 11x certified Salesforce MVP and leads the Bristol Admin User Group.


    July 05, 2021 4:34 pm
    This is great, thanks for flagging! As an end user that wants to make the move into a Salesforce Admin role this looks really useful to attend.
    July 05, 2021 7:26 pm
    July 05, 2021 9:29 pm
    How do we register for free event? these links on your page go no where....
    Oyindamola Sulaimon
    July 05, 2021 11:47 pm
    I am very new to Salesforce and i would love to join the free training course is there a link please
    Jyoti Pareek
    July 06, 2021 4:31 am
    Interested for Salesforce training
    July 06, 2021 6:08 am
    Need to join the course
    Christine Marshall
    July 06, 2021 10:39 am
    The link is at the bottom in the summary section:
    Christine Marshall
    July 06, 2021 10:40 am
    The link is at the bottom in the summary section:
    Christine Marshall
    July 06, 2021 10:41 am
    The link is at the bottom in the summary section:
    July 06, 2021 11:25 am
    I am new to salesforce. Nd i need to join the salesforce training.
    Bharat Lal
    July 06, 2021 5:05 pm
    intrested this selesforce training and i am need this course.
    Drashti Lakhani
    July 07, 2021 12:56 pm
    I need training at salesforce ben
    Drashti Lakhani
    July 07, 2021 12:57 pm
    I already registered in this. when the training schedule is declared???
    Christine Marshall
    July 07, 2021 6:20 pm
    At the bottom of the register page is a list of sessions:
    Kirankumar Bhavimani
    October 01, 2021 5:21 am
    Salesforce Fundamentals: Free 10 Week Salesforce Career Course -- Is this course happening again anytime ?
    Christine Marshall
    October 04, 2021 9:10 am
    We don't have any information on future courses I'm afraid but we'll be sure to announce them on when/if more are released.

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