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SAP® - Certified Development Associate - ABAP



Only 6 Days



Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

27/9/2021 (Monday)


This six-day course is 70% faster than traditional SAP® training.

The SAP® Certified Development Associate - ABAP course will help you improve your SAP® Financial Accounting skills. You will take the official SAP® exam, and gain the SAP® Certified Development Associate – ABAP certification.

This will prove your ABAP-focused application development skills for SAP® NetWeaver. And you will become a SAP® Certified Development Associate, which demonstrates that you have the necessary skills for roles such as: SAP® ABAP consultant, project team member, analyst or trainer.

Note: SAP® is a registered trademark of SAP® AG. Firebrand Training Limited is not affiliated or related to any division or subsidiary of SAP® AG

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online SAP® ABAP courses
  2. You'll be SAP® ABAP certified in just 6 days. With us, you’ll be SAP® ABAP trained in record time
  3. Our SAP® ABAP course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  4. Pass SAP® ABAP first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn SAP® ABAP faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying SAP® ABAP with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 105139 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business


Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a certification guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation and exams on your return). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.


Introduction to ERP

  • Differences between ERP and Non-ERP
  • Advantage of ERP

SAP® R/3 Architecture

  • Layers in SAP® Architecture
  • Functionalities of Presentation, Application and Database Servers

User Maintenance

  • Creation of End-users
  • Assigning authorizations to users
  • Assigning profiles
  • Super user administration
  • Domains, Data Elements, Tables, Structures, Views,
  • Search Help (Match code object)
  • Delivery class, Data class, Size category, Buffering,
  • SQL commands (Open SQL and Native SQL)

ABAP Programming Basics

  • Introduction to Pre-Defined Data types
  • User-Defined Data types, Data objects
  • Programming Structures (Field Strings and Internal Tables)
  • Internal Tables based on Line type and Row type
  • Type functionality
  • Reusability (Modularization techniques)
  • Subroutines
  • Include programs
  • Function Modules
  • Macros and Field-symbols
  • Background Job Scheduling
  • Debugging
  • Development class or package creation
  • Performance Techniques
  • Runtime Analysis
  • SQL trace
  • Program Analysis

ABAP Reports

  • Events in Reports
  • Normal Reporting based on classic reporting
  • Interactive reporting
  • ABAP query Reporting
  • Advanced Reports
  • ALV Grid Reports
  • List view control report
  • Blocked ALV report
  • ALV Interactive Report
  • Hierarchy-sequential ALV report

Object-Oriented ABAP

  • Classes
  • Local and global classes
  • Interfaces

Dialog Programming (ABAP Transactions)

  • Flow Logic
  • Table Controls
  • Sub screens
  • Tabstrip controls
  • Validations
  • Introduction to Pre-defined Applications
  • Session method (Fore-ground and Back-ground)
  • Call Transaction Method
  • Sequential file concepts
  • Recording methods
  • LSMW (Legacy system migration workbench)
  • Direct Input method

SAP® Scripts and Smartforms

  • User-defined Scripts
  • Layout designing
  • Print program creation
  • Predefined scripts modification
  • Forms modification
  • Print program modification
  • Form routines
  • Adding logos
  • User-defined smart forms
  • Styles
  • Form creation, Print program creation

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exam:

  • SAP® Certified Development Associate - ABAP with NetWeaver 7.0 (Code: C_TAW12_70)

What's Included


  • SAP® course material
  • Official SAP® Press book: "SAP® Certification Success Guide – SAP® Certified Development Associate – ABAP with SAP® NetWeaver 7.0".

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


You must have the experience of programming and be familiar with database fundamentals.

The following are beneficial, though not necessary:

  • Experience of the ABAP programming language and ABAP workbench tools
  • Experience of working with, or implementing, a SAP® system or other programming system
  • Understanding of SAP® system architecture and general SAP® system administration, navigation and functions
  • Familiarisation with SAP® NetWeaver Application Server architecture
  • Familiarisation with application development concepts and development system environments
  • Familiarisation with object-oriented programming concepts
  • Familiarisation with SQL
  • Basic familiarisation with application system communication and integration technologies

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


You must possess the BCS/ISTQB Foundation Software Tester Certification and have at least 18 months experience in software testing.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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