SAP Production Planning Module (SAP PP Module)

SAP PP module is related to Manufacturing, production or shopfloor activities. It is simple to learn if you have experience on shop floor activities, production planning or Manufacturing. Manufacturing business involves in procurement of raw materials and manufacturing them into a finished product. There are 2 kinds of manufacturing 1) Discrete Manufacturing and 2) Repetitive Manufacturing. There are plenty of openings for SAP PP jobs for freshers. Once you have learnt the module you have the opportunity to apply for SAP PP fresher jobs.

PP stands for Production Planning. Learner flow provides SAP PP Training by focusing on specific skills that are required to operate independently as a consultant. SAP certification has an added advantage for the freshers. Having a good in-depth training helps in becoming a seasoned consultant even without SAP PP Certification. SAP PP online Training starts with SAP PP basics that includes the master data, Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP), Capacity planning, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP) and Shopfloor activities.

Upon completing the course, it is advised to practice the process steps using SAP and prepare for SAP PP interviews. There are several sample Interview questions and answers that are available, which can be used to prepare for the interviews. There is a detailed course content for SAP PP module which describes the various areas that you will be trained on. You can use Visio software to build custom SAP PP Process flow. For ease of use and standardization, SAP Recommends use of Industry specific SAP Best Practices that is followed across many companies around the world.

SAP PP Training Course Summary

Production Planning module in SAP consists of several components and sub-components like Master Data, Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP), Distributed Resource Planning (DRP), Material Requirement Planning (MRP), Capacity Requirement Planning, Shop floor control. In this training, you will learn about the business process and functions, Configuration and concepts of SAP PP, an overview of SAP Implementation Project, better presentation and Client facing skills.


  • Become familiar with strategies for managing the unique requirements of SAP Production Planning
  • Understand the practical applications of SAP Production Planning
  • Understand the high-level business processes of an Enterprise
  • Understand SAP Implementation Project Phases and timelines


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Graduates with Engineering back ground with 3 to 4 years of SAP production support experience.
  • SAP PP implementation team members with experience in production planning and IT, who are responsible for setting up the supply management of SAP PP during the implementation process.
  • Experience staff in planning or production department



  • Have a basic understanding of Business Processes in production planning
  • Have a basic understanding of shop floor activities.
  • No prior SAP experience is necessary, however knowing SAP basics will be added advantage
  • Fresh Graduates with Engineering background
  • Experience staff in planning or production department

Course Content

  • SAP Landscape
  • SAP Screen Navigation and basics
  • Introduction to Business process and departments in a Mfg. company
  • SAP Enterprise Structure
  • Consumption based Planning
  • LTP – Long Term planning
  • SOP – Sales and Operations Planning
  • MPS / MRP – Material Production Schedule and Materials Requirements Planning
  • CRP – Capacity Requirements Planning
  • Shop floor Controls
  • Master Planning – Demand Planning and Creation of PIR
  • Lot Size Procedure
  • Processing planned orders
  • Conversion of planned order to production order
  • Production order confirmation
  • Master data – B.O.M., Creation of Routings, Work Center etc.
  • Planning Strategies
  • Creation of Order types and their dependent parameters
  • Discrete Manufacturing process full cycle
  • Repetitive Manufacturing process full cycle
  • Rework orders with separate order types
  • PP Configurations
  • PP Integration with other modules

Bonus topics

  • Preparation of Test Script samples – PP Module
  • Preparation of Functional Specification samples – PP Module
  • Project Management Overview High Level Tasks, activities and Steps
  • Interview Preparation and presentation techniques
  • SAP PP Interview Questions & Answers



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