Certified FileMaker Training & FileMaker Platinum Certified Developers

About Certified FileMaker Training

MC Services offers various FileMaker training courses for both FileMaker users and FileMaker developers. Scheduled classes are held at our training center in Pewaukee, but we can bring any course to your facility if you register 3 or more participants. We can also tailor the course material to fit your specific needs.

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FileMaker Classes

A one-day starter class for newcomers to FileMaker Pro. This introduction to FileMaker focuses on skills needed to use existing solutions. Learn how to get around a FileMaker database, do complex searches, move data in and out of a database, store graphics and PDFs in FileMaker, and more!


The FileMaker Training Series – Basics is a 2 day introductory course from FileMaker, Inc. It offers  training modules that cover a set of topics designed to help you learn the basics of FileMaker solution development.

A two-day intermediate course for FileMaker developers and Power Users who are ready to take their solutions to the next level. We have chosen a number of lessons from the FileMaker Training Series curriculum (the official training curriculum from FileMaker, Inc.) that are appropriate for developers who already have some experience but need to dig deeper into what FileMaker Pro has to offer.

Layouts are the primary way of presenting and organizing data in FileMaker Pro. Layouts serve both as user interfaces and as areas for design and development. FileMaker has very powerful reporting capabilities. You can use these capabilities to create reports that allow users to better understand and analyze their data.

One of the most important and powerful tools in FileMaker Pro is the ability to write scripts, which allows you to create routines that can then be triggered in a variety of ways. Learn to use use calculation functions for many tasks, including defining calculation fields, setting up field auto-entry and validation options, creating tooltips, filtering portals, and displaying conditional formatting.

This course shows you how you can use FileMaker Go to quickly and easily create apps for iPhones and iPads. Discover how to use FileMaker Go to take your database along on your iPhone or iPad or Android Device. It also covers design considerations and extra session management precautions to keep in mind when building databases for FileMaker Go and Web Direct, as well as how to use “URL schemes” to interface with other iOS apps.

The FileMaker Training Series is the official training curriculum from FileMaker, Inc. It offers a series of 12 training modules that cover a comprehensive set of topics designed to help you master the essentials of FileMaker solution development. This new series incorporates the many new features of the FileMaker product line throughout the modules.