No-Code SharePoint 2013/2016 Workflows with SharePoint Designer (55048)

Course 8482

  • Duration: 3 days
  • Language: English
  • Level: Intermediate

This No-Code SharePoint Workflows course is designed for the Power User, Collection Administrator and Developers that want to learn the new SharePoint 2013 workflow development process using SharePoint Designer 2013, the Visual Designer and Visio 2013. SharePoint 2016 maintains the same functionality as SharePoint 2013 for workflows and continues to use SharePoint Designer 2013.

  • Basic computer skills
  • Knowledge of what you want to do either now or in the future with SharePoint 2013 workflows

No-Code SharePoint 2013/2016 Workflows with SharePoint Designer (55048) Delivery Methods

  • Microsoft Official Course (MOC) content
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit

No-Code SharePoint 2013/2016 Workflows with SharePoint Designer (55048) Course Benefits

Explore SharePoint 2013 Designer User InterfaceUse Backstage View. Create a SubsiteCreate a Site TemplateDelete a SubsiteCreate a SharePoint ListCreate a SharePoint LibraryView Content TypesCreate a New Content TypeCreate a Site ColumnAdd a Content Type to a List or LibraryUse The Out-Of-The-Box WorkflowsUse The Three-State WorkflowUse The Approval WorkflowUse The Collect FeedbackCreate a Workflow Lunch RequestCreate a Workflow with a Custom MessageCreate and Configure Workflow ParametersCreate and Configure Stages, Steps, and Parallel BlocksCreate and Configure Reusable WorkflowCreate and Configure State Machine WorkflowUse a List as a Data SourceOpen a Workflow in Visual DesignerCreate a Workflow in Visual Designer

No-Code SharePoint Workflows Course Outline


  • Introduction
  • Course Materials
  • Facilities
  • Prerequisites
  • What We'll Be Discussing


  • What Is A Workflow?
  • What Is New In SharePoint 2013 Workflows?
  • The Main Building Blocks
  • Types Of Workflows
  • Workflow Associations And Subscriptions
  • Workflow Visualisations
  • Optional Module Topics

Lab : Sharepoint 2013 Workflows

  • Exploring SharePoint 2013 Designer User Interface
  • Backstage View
  • Create a Subsite
  • Create a Site Template
  • Delete a Subsite
  • Create a SharePoint List
  • Create a SharePoint Library
  • View Content Types
  • Create a New Content Type
  • Create a Site Column
  • Adding a Content Type to a List or Library


  • Content Types
  • Workflow Tasks Lists
  • Out-Of-The-Box Workflows
  • Workflow Planning

Lab : Sharepoint 2013 Out of the Box Workflows

  • Out-Of-The-Box Workflows
  • Three-State Workflow
  • Approval Workflow
  • Collect Feedback


  • Workflow Interop
  • SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow Interface
  • Workflow Ribbon Commands
  • Understanding the Workflow GUI
  • Naming and Messages
  • Workflow Parameters
  • Stages, Steps and Parallel Blocks
  • Reusable Workflows
  • Workflow Associations and Subscriptions
  • Workflow Best Practises

Lab : Sharepoint Designer 2013 Workflows

  • Workflow Lunch Request
  • Workflow with Custom Message
  • Workflow Parameters 1
  • Workflow Parameters 2
  • Stages, Steps, and Parallel Blocks
  • Reusable Workflow
  • State Machine
  • List as a Data Source


  • Comparing Text to Visual Designer
  • SharePoint Designer 2013 Visual Designer
  • Errors in Workflows with Visio 2013
  • Packaging Workflows

Lab : Workflows Using Sharepoint Designer 2013 and Visio 2013

  • Open a Workflow in Visual Designer
  • Create a Workflow in Visual Designer


  • Scenario 1
  • Scenario 2
  • Scenario 3
  • Scenario 4
  • Scenario 5 No Solution

Lab : Scenario Solutions

  • Scenario Solution 1
  • Scenario Solution 2
  • Scenario Solution 3
  • Scenario Solution 4

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