Course announcements

  • In this one-day class, students will learn how to use SAP Ariba Supplier Lifecycle and Performance to enhance their organization’s supplier lifecycle management. This course is intended for business users who will be creating and managing the supplier lifecycle for their organization. Through a combination of lecture, demonstration, and exercises, students will learn how to manage a supplier through the request, registration, qualification, preferred status management, disqualification, and modular questionnaire management processes. THIS COURSE ONLY COVERS SUPPLIER LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT – IT DOES NOT COVER SUPPLIER PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Review the capabilities and benefits of the SAP Ariba Supplier Management portfolio, with emphasis on the SAP Ariba Supplier Lifecycle and Performance solution
    • Use the Supplier Management dashboard to search for suppliers and monitor supplier management activities
    • Employ the supplier 360° profile to view supplier information and manage supplier lifecycle processes
    • Request and approve a new supplier
    • Initiate, participate in, and approve a new supplier registration
    • Start, participate in, and approve a supplier qualification
    • Collect certificate details from a supplier
    • Set a preferred status level for a supplier
    • Create a supplier disqualifications
    • Manage supplier contacts


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Technology Consultant
  • Trainer
  • User



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Course based on software release

  • SAP Ariba Supplier Management


  • Introduction
  • Application Orientation
  • Supplier Contracts
  • Supplier Requests
  • Supplier Registrations
  • Supplier Qualifications
  • Modular Questionnaires & Certificates
  • Preferred Suppliers
  • Supplier Disqualifications