About this Course


Who should attend

  • Developers implementing Fluid,
  • Developers creating new Fluid components,
  • System Administrators, and
  • Analysts that want to know more about Fluid development.


Students typically complete this material within 8 hours. This course constitutes day two of our standard Fluid 1 course.

You will have access to the videos for 60 days after purchase and may keep the accompanying activity guide for life.


This course includes plenty of hands-on activities. To be successful, we recommend keeping a Fluid-capable PeopleSoft development, test, demo, or sandbox handy. If you don't have one, our friends at psadmin.io offer a free course that demonstrates how to build your own PeopleSoft environment that runs on a laptop.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to the course!
  • 2
    Creating a Data Model
    • Watch: Creating a Data Model
    • Walkthrough 1-1: Scenario Overview
    • Walkthrough 1-2: Creating Fields
    • Walkthrough 1-3: Creating Translate Values
    • Walkthrough 1-4: Creating Tables
  • 3
    My First Page
    • Watch: Key Differences Between Classic and Fluid
    • Walkthrough 2-1: Creating a Fluid Page
    • Watch: Building a Fluid Page
    • Walkthrough 2-2: Adding Fields to a Fluid Page
    • Watch: Three-column Layout
    • Walkthrough 2-3: Layout
    • Watch: Columnar Group Box Labels
    • Watch: Adding a Save Button
    • Walkthrough 2-4: Adding a Save Button
    • Watch: Mobile Device Simulation
    • Walkthrough 2-5: Device Simulation
    • Watch: Adaptive Properties
    • Walkthrough 2-6: Form-factor Adaptive Design
    • Bonus: Checkboxes
    • Best Practices
    • Test Your Knowledge!
  • 4
    Two-panel Layout
    • Watch: Understanding The Two Panel Layout
    • Walkthrough 3-1: Creating a Two-panel Layout Page
    • Watch: Sidebar Content
    • Walkthrough 3-2: Defining a Sidebar View
    • Walkthrough 3-3: Sidebar Content
    • Watch: Transaction Area Content
    • Walkthrough 3-4: Preparing a Subpage
    • Walkthrough 3-5: Finalizing the Two-panel Layout
    • Bonus: Adding Badges to Lists
    • Best Practices
    • Test Your Knowledge!
  • 5
    • Watch: Introduction to Fluid Search
    • Introduction to Fluid Search
    • Watch: Special Search Pages
    • Walkthrough 4-1: Creating a Search Component
    • Walkthrough 4-2: Using PT_SEARCHPAGE
    • Watch: A Pivot Grid Data Model
    • Walkthrough 4-3: Creating a Pivot Grid Data Model
    • Watch: Pivot Grid Wizard
    • Walkthrough 4-4: Using the Pivot Grid Wizard
    • Watch: Common Pivot Grid Errors
    • Watch: Pivot Grid Bonus!
    • Keyword Search
    • Test Your Knowledge!
  • 6
    Next steps
    • More resources for you
    • Course Survey


  • Jim Marion

    Principal Instructor

    Jim Marion

    Jim Marion is an Oracle Ace, prolific and popular blogger, and a highly sought, dynamic public speaker who regularly shares his knowledge at user group conferences and private training events. Feedback is off the charts and we know you will enjoy your time spent with him through this course.