Be job-ready in 6 months

Salesforce Administrator

  • Gain a Salesforce Administrator certification
  • 100% remote, online learning
  • Hands-on, project-based training
  • No pre-requisite skills required
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6 Months 20-30 hrs/week, Online
Application Deadline: 21 May 2024
Start date: 3 June 2024
Cost: Admin Fee Applies

Get Your Salesforce Administrator Certification

The ALX Salesforce Administrator Programme is developed in partnership with Salesforce, the world’s leading customer relationship management (CRM) platform.

You will start by learning how to navigate and use Salesforce’s CRM platform to model data. The first module ends with an Associate exam, granting you your first Salesforce certification. The next module focuses on practical skills, touching on security, customisation of dashboards, and data management, where you will learn to create flows and analyse data in Salesforce.

Upon successful completion of this programme, you will receive a Salesforce Administrator certificate issued by Salesforce.


Qualify for In-Demand Jobs in Salesforce

By 2026, Salesforce is projected to generate $1.6 trillion in corporate revenue and account for 9.3 million new jobs.


Jobs created by Salesforce and its ecosystem of partners by end of 2024 Globally


Revenue generated by Salesforce and its ecosystem of partners by end of 2026

Source: International Data Cooperation (IDC)

Top Employers Who Are Hiring in Salesforce


Who Will Benefit


You’ve never used Salesforce before or are looking to further your Salesforce knowledge to apply to your current role.


You are looking for a programme that will work around your schedule and you are able to dedicate 30-40 hours per week to learning


You enjoy managing customer relations by sifting through their data to gain important insights

Get a Job in Salesforce Administration

With your Salesforce Administrator Certificate, you will have the proven skills needed to manage and use a company’s Salesforce system.

Global Salesforce Administration Roles

  • Customer Relationship Manager
  • Salesforce Systems Administrator
  • Business Analyst
  • General Manager
Salesforce Administration

Our Learner’s Journey

"ALX got me to step out of the norm into a totally different industry. I could never have imagined that I would be studying Software Engineering."

Busisiwe Duma

South Africa

"The program is challenging, but the hard things in life are the things that lead you further."


South Africa

"Don't let your gender define what you do. There are always unlimited opportunities - so with this ALX course I just took it."

Rufaro Razuwika

South Africa


You’ll learn about

  • How to navigate and change the user interface of Salesforce.
  • To configure and make an invoicing application on Salesforce.
  • How to use Salesforce for process automation, security, and reporting.
  • To understand the difference between the Salesforce Service Cloud, Sales Cloud, and Marketing Cloud.
  • Overall data management and setup navigation.

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Course Duration & Learning Modalities

6 months
15% Live Learning
10% Peer Learning
70% Doing Projects
5% Taking Quizzes

How You’ll learn


Work through downloadable content and online instructional material at your own pace.


Interact with your peers and mentors online or in-person at our Tech Hubs.


Supplement your learning with interactive content including video lectures and walk-throughs.


Test your knowledge with weekly quizzes and projects based on the latest in tech.


Investigate real-world case studies and learn to apply your skills practically.

Fees & Financing

Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to sponsored world-class training with programme costs waived.

For all successfully accepted learners, ALX charges a one-time administration fee, payable upfront or in monthly instalments to confirm your enrollment in your programme.

2024 Administration Fee: $175

Pay in Full (discount 20%): $140

2x Instalment Plan: $87.50

Pay as you Learn (monthly): $29.17


2024 Administration Fee: *R3400

Pay in Full (discount 20%): *R2700

2x Instalment Plan: *R1680

Pay as you Learn (monthly): *R560


*Please note administration fees are subject to currency exchange rates based on the country IE (South Africa) currency when making payments and that the cost indicated above may change based on this premise.  Participants acknowledge that the course fee in their local currency may change based on fluctuations in the exchange rate. The rand fees are guideline on costs and students should refer to the dollar amount.


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Programme Requirements

  • 18-34 years old
  • Of African origin
  • Ability to write and speak English proficiently
  • A laptop or desktop computer with access to a stable internet connection
  • Application fee applies


What is the career path for a Salesforce Administrator?

An Administrator is a great place to start, but it can also help propel you into more senior roles too. As you upskill, you can become a Developer, Architect, Business Analyst, Marketing Cloud specialist, a Senior Salesforce Administrator, or a specialist. The path you choose depends on your interests and skills.

Are Salesforce Administrators in demand?

In 2022, the Salesforce ecosystem produced over 3 million jobs. As more and more companies start using Salesforce to manage their customer relations, the demand for Salesforce Administrators grows, too.

What happens after I complete my programme?

Upon successfully completing your programme, you will be invited to join The Fellowship community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and ongoing career support.

Can I register for multiple programmes at the same time?

You can only register for the one programme at a time due to training requirements rigour. If you have already applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.

How can I get in touch with ALX Africa to answer the questions I have?

Please ask LEA our Learning Experience Assistant for more information and answers to any additional questions.