• The “SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP Maintenance & Repair with ERP 6.0 EHP7” certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses basic knowledge in the area of SAP Plant Maintenance. This certificate proves that the candidate has the required understanding within this consultant profile of the ERP solution, and can implement this knowledge practically in projects under guidance of an experienced consultant. It is recommended as an entry-level qualification to allow consultants to get acquainted with the fundamentals of SAP Maintenance & Repair.

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.

Executing Maintenance Business Processes > 12%

Describe how SAP ERP supports the business processes for Maintenance and Repair.

Customizing Maintenance Processing > 12%

 Configure the settings required for Maintenance processing, including scheduling and planning.

Customizing Preventive Maintenance > 12%

Configure the necessary maintenance plan elements used in Prevenative Maintenance.

Customizing Technical Objects > 12%

Configure the Technical Objects used in Maintenance & Repair transactions.

Planning Preventative Maintenance Business Processes 8% – 12%

Describe the business processes associated with Preventive Maintenance and define roles and authorizations.

Customizing Organizational Units 8% – 12%

Configure the Organizational Units required for processing Maintenance & Repair transactions.

Managing Technical Objects < 8%

Maintain Equipment master data, BOMs, and Classification settings.

Customizing Refurbishment < 8%

Configure the required master data and related elements for refurbishment processing.

Customizing Analysis and Reporting < 8%

Configure and execute various reporting options for maintenance and preventative maintenance processing.

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.

Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.

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