- The "SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP S/4 HANA Sourcing and Procurement" certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses adequate knowledge in the area of Procurement to satisfy the requirements for the consultant profile. This certificate proves that the candidate can implement this knowledge practically in projects. The SAP Certified Application Associate can contribute to the success of the planning and implementation phases of the project in a mentored role and would typically have a maximum of three year’s experience in the solution area. Project experience should not be a prerequisite for a competent and well trained candidate to pass this exam.
- 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).
- For your exam preparation please refer to the following study guide.
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.
Procurement Processes in S/4HANA > 12%
Valuation and Account Determination 8% - 12%
Configuring Master Data and Enterprise Structure 8% - 12%
Procurement Processes in ERP 8% - 12%
Purchasing Optimization 8% - 12%
Configuring Procurement 8% - 12%
S/4HANA Essentials 8% - 12%
Logistics Processes in S/4HANA Enterprise Management 8% - 12%
Inventory Management < 8%
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.
Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.
Safeguarding the Value of Certification
SAP Education has worked hard together with the Certification & Enablement Influence Council to enhance the value of certification and improve the exams. An increasing number of customers and partners are now looking towards certification as a reliable benchmark to safeguard their investments. Unfortunately, the increased demand for certification has brought with it a growing number of people who to try and attain SAP certification through unfair means. This ongoing issue has prompted SAP Education to place a new focus on test security. Please take a look at our post to understand what you can do to help to protect the credibility of your certification status.
Our Certification Test Security Guidelines will help you as test taker to understand the testing experience.