• The certification test “SAP Certified Application Associate – Planning and GATP in SAP SCM APO 7.0 EhP1” verifies proven skills and fundamental knowledge in the area of the SAP SCM APO Planning and gATP. It proves that the candidate has a good overall understanding within this consultant profile, and can apply this knowledge practically in projects under guidance of an experienced consultant.


  • To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training.
  • You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).
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Topic Areas

Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.

Configuration of DP and SNP > 12%

Set up Demand Planning and Supply Network Planning in SCM APO .

  • SCM220 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • SCM230 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • or
  • SCM226 (APO 7.0 EHP3)
  • SCM230 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)

Configuration of PP/DS > 12%

Set up Production Planning and Detail Scheduling in SCM APO.

  • SCM250 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)

Configuration of Global ATP > 12%

Set up Global Available-to-Promise (GATP).

  • SCM670 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)

Application Overview and Background 8% – 12%

Outline the integration of different SCM APO components.

  • SCM200 (SCM 7.0 EHP3)
  • SAPSCM (SCM 7.0 EHP3)

Core Interface (CIF) 8% – 12%

Set up, use and monitor Core Interface (CIF) between ECC and SCM APO.

  • SCM210 (EHP1 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • SCM212 (EHP7 FOR ERP 6.0)

Business Information Warehouse (BW) < 8%

Use the internal Business Information Warehouse (BW) as basis for Demand Planning. 

  • SCM220 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • or
  • SCM226 (APO 7.0 EHP3)

Capable to Match (CTM) < 8%

Apply Capable to Match (CTM) for prioritizing demands in finite planning.

  • SCM230 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • or
  • SCM235

Demand Planning (DP) < 8%

Apply Demand Planning (DP) for forecasting.

  • SCM220 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)
  • or
  • SCM221 (EHP7 FOR ERP 6.0)

Supply Network Planning (SNP) < 8%

Apply Supply Network Planning (SNP) for cross location planning.

  • SCM230 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)

Production Planning (PP/DS) and CTP < 8%

Apply Production Planning and Detailed Scheduling (PP/DS) and CTP for planning of orders.

  • SCM250 (EHP3 FOR SCM 7.0)