Configuring Web Apps Using Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

Strictly by pre-registration only

What is this course about?

Learn how to easily create intuitive, focused web apps that are accessible on desktop and mobile devices, without writing any code. This course shows how to take advantage of existing web maps, themes, and widgets to build apps that feature your organisation's branding and deliver the functionality your users require.

The course is for: GIS professionals and other knowledge workers who want to create web applications to share web maps and other geospatial content and Developers interested in creating custom widgets and themes.

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Course details


480.00 SGD




1 day




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Safety measures for training courses

While courses in our training facility have resumed, we want to assure you that the wellbeing of our trainees and staff remains Esri Singapore’s highest priority.

As the COVID-19 situation continues to develop, strict safety measures and guidelines as recommended by the Ministry of Health are being adhered to for all training conducted.

All computer equipment and desks are disinfected before class commences and during the lunch break, while seats are placed and marked at least 1-metre apart, in accordance with official Safe Distance Measures.

Masks are mandatory throughout training, and alcohol hand sanitisers and anti-bacterial wet wipes will be available.

Your temperature will be taken before commencement. For your safety, you will be asked to return home and see a doc if your temperature exceeds 37.5deg.

An isolation room has been prepared for trainees to rest in if they are feeling unwell and awaiting transportation.

Are there any prerequisites?

What skills will I learn?

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Plan a web app's design based on the audience and required functionality
  • Configure themes and widgets to meet web app requirements
  • Evaluate web app design and functionality on virtual devices
  • Publish a web app

What can I expect?

  • Course topics

    What is Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS?

    • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS in the ArcGIS platform
    • Components of a web app
    • Identify the components of a web app
    • Workflow to build a web app using Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
    • Create your first web app
    • Create a web app using Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS

    App design considerations with widgets

    • App design considerations: functionality
    • How does your organisation use branding
    • Web map configuration
    • What are widgets?
    • Working with widgets
    • Add widgets to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS
    • Widget functionality
    • Configuring an advanced widget

    Testing and deploying web apps

    • Adding metadata to your web app
    • Testing and deploying
    • Test and deploy your web app

    Extending web apps with the Developer Edition

    • App design strategies: custom widgets
    • Adding third-party widgets with the Developer Edition
    • Esri resources for custom widgets
    • Adding an existing custom widget
    • Extending your web app

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