• The “SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP Transportation Management 9.1” certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses fundamental knowledge and skills in the area of the SAP Transportation Management. This certificate proves that the candidate has an overall understanding of the solution within the application consultant for SAP Transportation Management profile and can implement this knowledge practically in projects under the guidance of an experienced consultant. This certificate builds on the basic knowledge gained through related SAP TM training and refined by practical experience as part of an SAP TM implementation team. This exam is an entry-level qualification to allow consultants to validate their knowledge of SAP Transportation Management 9.1 solution fundamentals.

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.

SAP Transportation Management Overview and Fundamentals > 12%

Describe general processes and functional areas of SAP TM.

Planning Basics & Manual Planning > 12%

Set up a transportation Network and necessary profiles for manual planning.

Charge Calculation & Freight Settlement > 12%

Setup transportation charge management and integrate carrier invoices to ERP.

SAP ERP Integration for Order Management 8% – 12%

Integrate SAP ERP with SAP TM for Order Management. Be able to start the planning process by building freight units.

Freight Order Management and Execution 8% – 12%

Execute freight documents and interact with other external and internal parties.

Advanced Charge Calculation & Settlement < 8%

Extend your transportation charge management with specific charge calculation and settlement topics.

Subcontracting < 8%

Enable carrier selection and tendering process to communicate with external carriers.

Logistics Service Providers (LSP) based planning & execution < 8%

Extend a transportation network with schedules and use pre-ordered capacities.

Advanced Planning & VSR Optimizer < 8%

Calibrate the optimizer to enable automatic planning.

Forwarding Order Management < 8%

Execute order management using Forwarding Orders.

Strategic Freight Management < 8%

Manage freight contracts by using strategic freight procurement and strategic freight selling.

General Information

Exam Preparation

Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as “Topic Areas” and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.

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