SAP Course

SAP certification is becoming increasingly valuable to employees and businesses as SAP continues to add new applications, tools and interfaces for nearly every area of business management. You can get this certificate as a component of a degree or through a stand-alone course. The SAP course includes several modules between fundamental to technical types covering almost all aspects of business management. It provides the capability to manage SAP business by design, comprising organisational structure setup, extending solutions and more. SAP-certified professionals can build information warehouses, design input screens and manage databases.

SAP is the abbreviation for Systems, Applications and Products. SAP software can manage multiple aspects of a business, including finances, operations, facilities and human resources. The enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a critical feature of SAP software. It allows for integrating and analysing data from other areas, such as business intelligence and customer relationship management.

SAP courses comprise the following areas:
  • billing
  • management of SAP software as a service (SaaS) solutions
  • business processes and scenarios
  • commodity management
  • data warehouses
  • inventory and delivery processes
  • database management

Types of SAP modules

Primarily, two SAP modules comprise several sub-modules. The two modules are as below:

Functional modules

SAP offers various pre-defined functionalities to help businesses perform multiple operations. Functional modules provide standard functionality to simulate actual business activity. The functional SAP module primarily focuses on topics such as business intelligence, business objects, customer relationship management, finance management, sales, distribution and supply chain management.


Here is a list of functional modules:

  • SAP financial accounting (FI)
  • SAP financial supply chain management (FSCM)
  • SAP controlling (CO)
  • SAP materials management (MM)
  • SAP sales and distribution (SD)
  • SAP logistics execution (LE)
  • SAP production planning (PP)
  • SAP quality management (QM)
  • SAP plant maintenance (PM)
  • SAP project system (PS)
  • SAP human resources management (HRM)
  • Related: What Is SAP SD? (With Features And Important Components)

FunctionalTechnical modules

Technical modules focus primarily on programming and module customisation using SAP. These SAP modules enable professionals to troubleshoot performance issues, schedule tasks, develop applications, download and install updates and manage and execute migrations.


These technical modules include:

  • SAP basis
  • SAP security
  • advanced business application programming (ABAP)
  • high performance analytic appliance (SAP HANA)
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • information systems management (SAP IS)
  • customer relationship management (SAP CRM)
  • exchange infrastructure (SAP XI)
  • SAP Solution Manager (SAP SM)

Course Duration - 3 months