What is the SuccessFactors Professional Certification?

Is the highest designation for SuccessFactors Certification and rewards technical and practical experience.  

The SuccessFactors Professional Certification is one of the designations within the SAP Cloud Certification.

How do I apply for the SuccessFactors Professional Certification?

You fill out the application form found at https://training.sap.com/certification/ and provide all the required information.  NOTE: If you are not logged into the webshop you will be requested to login to access and submit the application form.

How do I get started if I already am SuccessFactors Associate Certified?

If you were certified under the SuccessFactors Certification Program (Associate and/or Professional) you should have received an e-mail with instructions on how to transfer your certification data to the new program. 

The new SAP Cloud Certification Program is managed via Credly. You can see all SAP Global Certification Digital Badges available on the Credly website.

Do I need to renew my SuccessFactors Professional Certification?

The SuccessFactors Professional Certification stays in place as long as you maintain your SuccessFactors Associate Certification.

What happens if I lose my SuccessFactors Associate Certification?

If you lose your SuccessFactors Associate Certification your SuccessFactors Professional Certification will also be revoked.  You will need to reapply once you have a current SuccessFactors Associate Certification in place.

How do I re-certify for SuccessFactors?

Complete latest Associate Certification (C_THR***) exam in Certification Hub

Reapply for Professional Certification (if applicable)

Is there an additional fee to become SuccessFactors Professional Certified?

No, there is no additional fee to become SuccessFactors Professional Certified.

Do I need to take an exam to become SuccessFactors Professional Certified?

No, there is no exam needed for the SuccessFactors Professional.  Instead, you need to fill out the application form found at and provide customer references based on project experience. 

NOTE: If you are not logged into the webshop you will be requested to login to access and submit the application form.