Training

Remote Training/Consultation Sessions

Got questions about AppleScript or Automator? We've got answers. Having trouble updating an existing script or workflow? We can help. Contact us today to discuss your needs. We'll be happy to connect your machine, take a look, offer advice and recommendations, and get you up and running.

Onsite Classroom Courses

Onsite AppleScript and Automator training is available on request. We will work with you to develop a course curriculum that meets your specific needs, and then travel onsite to your office to provide the training to your team. While classroom-based courses are typically customized, based on a client's needs, we do offer some standard introductory classes. Application-specific AppleScript courses and modified versions of our standard courses, may be prepared on request.

Introduction to AppleScript

In this course, students will gain a basic understanding of the core AppleScript language, and learn how to start writing AppleScripts to automate tasks in their own workflows. Topics covered during this course include the following:

  • Introduction to AppleScript
  • Scriptable, Recordable, and Attachable applications
  • Non-Scriptable Applications
  • Scripting Additions
  • Writing and Saving Scripts
  • Fundamentals of the Core AppleScript Language
  • Error Handling in Scripts
  • Planning and Implementing Automated Workflows
  • Resources for Continued Learning
  • Much more!

Introduction to Automator

In this course, students will gain a basic understanding of the Automator application, and learn how to begin constructing workflows to automate time consuming and repetitive tasks in their own workflows, with no programming or scripting required. Topics covered during for this course include the following:

  • Introduction to Automator
  • Features of Automator's interface
  • Expand Automator's Reach with Third-Party Actions
  • Building and Saving Workflows
  • Running Workflows
  • Troubleshooting Workflows
  • Resources for Continued Learning
  • Much more!