Course announcements

  • This course will provide you with a detailed understanding of supply chain production planning in SAP S/4HANA.

Course information

Content

  • SAP S/4HANA Production Planning Overview
    • Outlining Production Planning in SAP S/4HANA
    • Considering Prerequisites for Production Planning in SAP S/4HANA
  • Master Data for SAP S/4HANA Production Planning
    • Outlining Master Data for SAP S/4HANA Production Planning
  • Prerequisites and Tools for Advanced Planning in SAP S/4HANA
    • Outlining Advanced Planning: PP/DS in SAP S/4HANA
    • Reviewing Master Data for Advanced Planning
    • Activating Advanced Planning
    • Evaluating Alerts with the Alert Monitor
    • Planning Production with the Product View
  • Demand Management in SAP S/4HANA with Planning Strategies
    • Applying Planning Strategies for Make-to-Order Production
    • Applying Planning Strategies for Make-to-Stock Production
  • Advanced Production Planning in SAP S/4HANA
    • Exploring Steps in PP/DS Material Requirements Planning
    • Exploring Heuristics and Functions in PP/DS
    • Applying the PP/DS Planning Run
  • Detailed Scheduling in SAP S/4HANA
    • Exploring Concepts and Principles for Detailed Scheduling
    • Applying transactional Tools for Detailed Scheduling
    • Applying Apps for Detailed Scheduling
    • Using Detailed Scheduling in the Planning Run
    • Using the PP/DS Optimizer   

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to: 
    • Retain a deep understanding of the production planning process, how to configure it, and how to apply the concepts of demand management and material requirements planning in SAP S4/HANA. 

Audience

  • Application Consultant 
  • Business Analyst 
  • Business Process Architect 
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User 
  • Data Consultant / Manager 
  • Help Desk / COE Support 
  • Program / Project Manager 
  • Solution Architect 
  • System Architect 
  • Technology Consultant 
  • Trainer 

Prerequisites

Essential

  • None 

Recommended

  • S4H00 - SAP S/4HANA Overview 

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA OP 2020

Notes

  • The course covers the functions in the areas of production planning and requirements planning in SAP S/4HANA. It does not examine company- specific requirements in Customizing. This course is mostly suitable for participants who do not know the production planning processes in SAP ERP and SAP SCM (PP/DS). For those who already know the production planning processes in SAP ERP and/or SAP SCM, the delta training S4MA1 is more applicable.