Salesforce Administrator - ALX

Salesforce Administrator

The Salesforce economy is poised to have created over $1 trillion in new revenue and over 4.2 million jobs between 2019 and 2024.

Our Salesforce Administrator programme is uniquely designed to help you gain the skills to build a career working with the world’s leading customer relationship management tools, systems and products.

Set yourself apart from the competition and prepare to thrive in the current market with one of the world’s most in-demand skill sets. 

What career will this programme prepare me for?

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

World-Class Quality, ALX Sponsored.

Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to world-class programme training at no cost. Programmes are valued at $14,500 in Europe and North America and $7,500 in Africa. ALX Sponsored placements available now.

US / Europe





$0 - Fully Funded

*For more information, click here.

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand how to navigate and change the user interface of Salesforce.
  • Configure and make an invoicing application on the platform.
  • Process automation, security & reporting functionality within Salesforce.
  • Understand the two clouds: Sales & Marketing and Support Cloud.
  • Data management and setup navigation.


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The ALX Journey

There are plenty of programmes that teach tech skills. At ALX, our “secret sauce” comes from our career-focused approach to learning. Through our hybrid learning model, we aim to develop well-rounded tech professionals who are equipped with both the professional and technical skills that enable them to thrive in the most in-demand, high-growth industries. 

Learners in our Salesforce Administrator programme will benefit from in-person ALX Foundations training at the start of the course. With ALX Foundations, you can expect a transformative three-month experience that will give you the edge to stand out in the job market, with expert training in interview techniques, soft skills, and essential career competencies. 

Our Hubs

Co-working, Connecting and Climbing

Unlock the key to success and join a community of like-minded individuals in a state-of-the-art co-working environment. Take advantage of high-speed internet, peer support, and an environment to help you thrive. 

With our hybrid learning model, hubs are designed to take your productivity and success to new heights, where the rigour of online training is deepened through in-person experiences and practised in context. In-person training will be delivered at your hub during ALX Foundations, along with impactful activities throughout the Salesforce Administrator programme. 

Gain Access to The ROOM

Our Prestigious Talent Community to Power Your Future

An unrivalled community offering incredible support to accelerate your future career in tech. Utilising the best of virtual community building through our dedicated portal, combined with exclusive in-person experiences, events and opportunities.

Programme Details


  • 7 months, 30-40 hours/week
  • Access to a desktop or laptop computer
  • Access to a stable internet connection
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Between 18-34 years of age
  • Of African origin
  • Residing in and/or able to attend in-person activities in one of our city hubs


  • Build your foundations to thrive in the modern world of work. 
  • Engage in a hybrid learning experience with both in-person and online elements to help you succeed. 
  • Gain access to The ROOM Fellowship, our prestigious talent community where you can gain access to world-class events, perks and rewards and lifelong learning.

What’s Next?

  • Receive a Salesforce Administrator Certification.
  • Join our global tech talent community and continue your career journey.

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Hear From Our Community

— Julius Awugo, Nigeria
“ALX had a profound impact on my career development. The programme exceeded my expectations in every way. Within weeks of graduating and implementing some of the learnt strategies, I began to get invitations for interviews, one of which has translated into my current job.”
— Xolani Wisdom Makhoba, South Africa
“What stands out at ALX is how intense the training is. At the same time, such incredible support is available whenever you need it. It really brings out the best in a person to be able to compete with the world's best. With so much learning in a short space of time, it's quite a privilege to have taken part in this awesome programme.”
— Millicent Aluoch, Kenya
“ALX helped me unlock my true potential and start to believe in myself. Through the experience, I was able to grow my skill set and identify my definition of success. It helped me to remember who I am and what I stand for. As a result, my outlook on life changed and I became inspired to recognise the contribution I could make as a young person.”

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What is ALX?

ALX offers job-ready training in the tech fields employers need most. ALX, in partnership with The ROOM, is brought to you by the organisation that leads African Leadership Academy, African Leadership University, and Anzisha Prize Foundation.

What are the payment terms and options?

Find out about our available payment terms and options here. Eligible candidates can apply directly for sponsored placements in the programme here

Why do we have to go into the hub during the week?

Attending the in-person hubs is a requirement of the learning experience. The in-person co-working spaces are designed to provide accountability, peer support, and the opportunity for face-to-face interaction and networking. This is intended to boost productivity and help individuals achieve their goals.

How do I join The ROOM?

All ALX learners are invited to join The ROOM Fellowship community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and ongoing career support.


I need more information. Where can I submit a request?

Please click here to submit a request for more information and answers to any additional questions.




Can I register for multiple programmes at the same time?

Due to training requirements and programme rigour, ALX permits learners to be enrolled in one programme at any given time. If you have applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.

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