SAP Certified Application Associate - Central Finance in SAP S/4HANA 2020

The ‘SAP Certified Application Associate – Central Finance in SAP S/4HANA (SAP S/4HANA 2020)’ certification exam validates that the candidate possesses the fundamental and core knowledge required of the Central Finance profile. This certification proves that the candidate has an overall understanding and in‐depth technical skills to participate as a member of a project team in a mentored role. This certification exam is recommended as an entry level qualification. It is recommended as verification the consultant is ready to contribute significantly to Central Finance implementation projects. It puts the consultant in a position to be onboarded to an implementation project quickly and to contribute to the project’s success right away. This certificate is the ideal starting point for a career as a Central Finance 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).

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.

Initial Load in Central Finance> 12%
SAP Master Data Governance> 12%
Real time Replication in Central Finance> 12%
Corporate Finance Processes supported by Central Finance 8% – 12%
Central Finance Landscape Architecture 8% – 12%
Central Finance Setup and Configuration 8% – 12%
System Landscape Transformation Server (SLT) 8% – 12%
Integration Technology ALE< 8%
Enhancements in the Controlling Area (CO-PA, WBS)< 8%
Run Phase in Central Finance< 8%
System Integration Concepts< 8%

Course COST:

SAP Global Certification Online Exam, Six Attempts  28,636.00

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