The "SAP Certified Associate – Implementation Consultant - SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition - Financial Accounting" certification exam validates that the candidate possesses the fundamental knowledge required to explain and execute core implementation project tasks to deploy, adopt, and extend SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition as well as core knowledge in Financial Accounting required of the consultant profile. This certification proves that the candidate has an overall understanding and in‐depth technical skills to participate as a member of a SAP S/4HANA Cloud Public Edition implementation project team with a focus on Financial Accounting in a mentored role. This certification exam is recommended as an entry level qualification. To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training. You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).
Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.
Performing Asset Accounting Process in SAP S/4HANA 11% - 20%
Outlining the Record-to-Report Process in SAP S/4HANA 11% - 20%
Describing the Receivables Management Process in SAP S/4HANA <= 10%
Describing the Payables Management Process in SAP S/4HANA <= 10%
Data Migration and Business Process Testing <= 10%
Extensibility and Integration <= 10%
Configuration and the SAP Fiori Launchpad <= 10%
System Landscapes and Identity Access Management <= 10%
Implementing with a Cloud Mindset, Building the Team, and Conducting Fit-to-Standard Workshops <= 10%
Introduction to Cloud Computing and SAP Cloud ERP Deployment Options <= 10%
All SAP consultant certifications are available as Cloud Certifications in the Certification Hub and can be booked with product code CER006. With CER006 – SAP Certification in the Cloud, you can take up to six exams attempts of your choice in one year – from wherever and whenever it suits you! Test dates can be chosen and booked individually.
Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as "Topic Areas" and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.
Certification exams might contain unscored items that are being tested for upcoming releases of the exam. These unscored items are randomly distributed across the certification topics and are not counted towards the final score. The total number of items of an examination as advertised in the Training Shop is never exceeded when unscored items are used.
Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.
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