SAP Course

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In this instructor-led training course you'll gain knowledge about SAP authorisation concepts.

The concepts explained here are demonstrated using SAP ECC. For the most part, however, they can be applied to other components.

A fundamental knowledge of the SAP environment is essential for this course.

This course is based on software release:

  • SAP NetWeaver 7.50
  • SAP ERP 6.0 with EHP8


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • System Administrator
  • Technology Consultant

Skills Gained

This course will prepare you to:

  • Learn about the elements, strategies, and tools of the SAP authorisation concept
  • Create and assign authorisations using the Role Maintenance
  • Learn about the principle usage of the Central User Administration (CUA)



  • SAPTEC – SAP NetWeaver Application Server – Fundamentals
  • or SAP01 – SAP Overview
  • or relevant experience in using an SAP system


  • Basic or advanced courses in at least one application area

The supply of this course by DDLS is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.


  • Authorisations in General
  • Basic Terminology of Authorisations
  • User Settings
  • Working with the Role Maintenance
  • Basic Settings
  • Using Traces
  • Transporting Authorisations
  • Integration into the Company Landscape
  • What Are Authorisations?
  • Creating and Implementing an Authorisation Concept
  • Elements and Terminology of the Authorisation Concept (ABAP)
  • Authorisation Checks in the SAP System
  • Maintaining and Evaluating User Data
  • Role Maintenance and Standard Roles
  • Special ABAP Roles
  • Subtleties of Authorisation Maintenance
  • Role Maintenance: Installation and Upgrade
  • Access Control and User Administration
  • Troubleshooting and Administration Aids
  • Using Trace Evaluation to maintain Menus and Authorisations
  • Transporting Authorisation Components
  • Central User Administration (CUA)
  • Integration into Organisational Management
  • SAP NetWeaver Identity Management

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