During the preparation for SAP PP certification it is important to distribute your time between different SAP PP competency areas according to their importance in SAP PP certification. Therefore, you should study according to the SAP PP certification syllabus.
For you convenience we have prepared SAP PP certification syllabus adapted from www.sap.com, which illustrates the the competency areas covered in this test. The percentage in the Importance column indicates the portion of the test dedicated to a particular competency area.
|Material Requirements Planning||> 12%||Set up and apply material requirements planning.||TSCM40 or SCM240|
|Production Orders Advanced||> 12%||Set up and apply production orders for discrete manufacturing industries.||TSCM42 or SCM310|
|Master Data||> 12%||Set up and apply production-relevant master data.||TSCM40 or PLM114|
|Material and Capacity Requirement Planning||> 12%||Apply material and capacity requirements planning.||TSCM40 and TSCM42 or SCM240 and SCM300|
|Production Orders Basics||8% – 12%||Apply basics on production orders (shop floor control).||TSCM42 or SCM310|
|Lean Manufacturing||8% – 12%||Apply repetitive manufacturing and kanban as lean manufacturing concepts.||TSCM42 or SCM300|
|Application Overview and Background||< 8%||Outline the concepts of production planning and manufacturing.||TSCM40 or SCM240 and SCM300|
|Process Orders||< 8%||Apply process orders for process industries.||TSCM42 or SCM300|
|Basics on SAP Business Processes||< 8%||Outline standard business processes in SAP.||SAP129 or TERP01 or TERP51 or TERP52 or SM001|
It is advisable to bookmark this SAP PP certification syllabus or print it out. This will ensure the possibility of easy referencing to in. Please also note the column Courses. It gives you a direct reference to the official SAP courses that discuss various certification topics in detail. The primary way to attain is so called SAP Partner Academia (courses TSCM40 and TSCM42), which is a two-weeks training course. During this course you will learn SAP PP from scratch. The academy usually takes place from 9am to 5pm. As alternative to the academy course, there are shorter individual courses that provide the same knowledge. They usually take between 2 and 5 days to complete. The SAP Partner Academia is basically a bundle of these shorter courses.
Make sure that you study hard before SAP Certification. To be sure in success you should go through all the topics listed in SAP PP certification syllabus 3-5 times. Good luck with your exam!
P.S. Would you like to test your knowledge of SAP PP module before certification? Try sample SAP PP questions.