The editors at Solutions Review have compiled this list of the best SAP training courses available on LinkedIn Learning professionals should consider if they’re looking to grow their skills.
SAP’s ERP software provides a suite of enterprise resource planning functionalities applicable to companies in industries like manufacturing, service, retail, wholesale distribution, and more. Alongside its Business One Suite and ERP platform, SAP offers materials management, material requirements planning (MRP), reorder point planning (RPP), financials, and transportation management solutions for global companies across industries.
With the popularity and flexibility of SAP’s various platform solutions in mind, our editors have compiled a list spotlighting 9 of the best SAP training courses available on LinkedIn Learning. These courses are geared toward active professionals and beginners alike and cover multiple modules in the SAP ERP suite and beyond. Click on the GO TO TRAINING link to learn more about each course and register. The programs are listed alphabetically.
Description: SAP Material Management (MM) is one of the modules available in the SAP ERP suite and can help companies track their material management efforts from purchase to sale. Instructor Justin Valley helps SAP users get familiar with the platform and introduces them to a high-level look at SAP’s MM functionalities. These include integrating with other SAP modules, creating material master records, and approaching the various inventory management, purchasing, and physical inventory processes.
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Description: This course—offered by Michael Management, which offers hands-on simulations and video lessons—will teach SAP users about the configuration options and business processes involved in the various make-to-stock (MTS), component-level MRP, and make-to-order (MTO) strategies. Students who enroll will also be introduced to hybrid strategies for multi-use materials and understand how to pair different MRP strategies with business scenarios.
Description: The only recommended prerequisite for this course is a familiarity with the SAP software and an interest in learning more about the planning and logistics functions it offers. The program is also offered under the Michael Management banner. It uses a mixture of videos and SAP demos to cover the basics of demand planning, forecasts, supply, demand, and the benefits of MRP and RPP strategies.
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Description: Taught by SAP instructor Justin Valley, this course is for SAP ERP users familiar with the basic functionalities of the solution but want to go deeper. The approximately ninety-minute course offers students advanced tips to help SAP customers streamline their processes, take advantage of function keys, use document flow tools, and customize the ERP layout.
Description: SAP Business One is an ERP tool built for small businesses that might not need the broader functionalities of SAP ERP. The course will introduce learners to the primary banking, sales, purchasing, and financial modules of the SAP Business One platform. Other topics covered include the benefits, limitations, and customizable modules and reports of the Business One solution.
Description: This intermediate SAP training course will teach learners to create custom reports with SQL, export them, add Crystal Reports to the Business One solution, modify the reports and forms, and more. Other skills students can expect to learn from the course include business intelligence, business reporting, and structured query language (SQL).
Description: In this introductory SAP ERP training course, users will learn about critical ERP tools and functions like transaction data, master data, and the various SAP modules, including SAP Materials Management (MM) and SAP Sales and Distribution (SD). The instructor will also show students how to navigate the SAP UI, use the platform’s search tools to find data, run and export reports, and more.
Description: This course will guide students through the litany of features available in the SAP FI ERP, including the general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, asset accounting submodules, financials master data, company codes, reconciliation accounts, transactions, reports, and more. SAP users who take the course can expect to walk away with a deeper understanding of the financial tools and techniques available at their disposal.
Description: This intermediate-level course is for SAP users who want to broaden their familiarity with the platform’s transportation management (TM) capabilities. Students will develop a solid foundation of SAP’s TM architecture, learn about usable master data, carrier selection, tendering, track and trace activities, freight order execution, order capture, freight settlement, analytics, and more. Alongside the video lessons, the course also uses TM demos in the NetWeaver Business Client and insights into the transportation management capabilities of the S/4HANA system.