• The “SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP Extended Warehouse Management 9.1” certification exam verifies that the candidate possesses fundamental knowledge and skills in the area of the SAP Extended Warehouse Management. This certificate proves that the candidate has an overall understanding of the solution within the SAP Extended Warehouse Management application consultant profile and can implement this knowledge practically in projects under the guidance of an experienced consultant. This certificate builds on the basic knowledge gained through related SAP EWM courses and refined by practical experience as part of an SAP EWM implementation team. SAP recommends this exam as an entry-level qualification to allow consultants to officially validate their fundamental knowledge of the SAP Extended Warehouse Management solution.

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.

Outbound Processes (Wave Mgmt., CD) > 12%

Combine Outbound Deliveries using Wave Management, Packing and Kitting in Outbound Processes.

Inbound Processes (VAS, CD, QIE, Deconsolidation) > 12%

Execute Inbound Processes with Value Added Services (VAS) or Deconsolidation; set up deliveries for Cross Docking (CD) or Quality Inspection (QIE).

Warehouse Task Creation and Strategies for Processes 8% – 12%

Define Putaway and Picking Strategies. 

Process & Layout Oriented Storage Control 8% – 12%

Create the Customizing Settings and use Process & Layout Oriented Storage Control.

Warehouse Process Type and Determination < 8%

Define Warehouse process types and set up determination.

Internal processing (Physical Inventory, Replenishment) < 8%


Define Physical Inventory Processes, and set up and execute replenishment.


Warehouse Management (Monitor – Cockpit) < 8%

Monitor warehouse activities using Warehouse Management Monitor and Warehouse Cockpit.

Warehouse Structure, Resource Management and EWM Master Data < 8%


Define the Warehouse Structure and set up Resource Management; create EWM Master Data like Storage Bins and Products, Packaging Specifications, Supply Chain Units, and Business Partners.


System Integration and CIF < 8%

Set up System Integration; create and activate CIF Integration Models.

Labor Management < 8%

Set up and use Labor Management.

Delivery Document Customizing/Service Profiles < 8%

Customize Service Profiles and Delivery Documents.

Warehouse Order and Warehouse Order Creation Rules < 8%

Define Warehouse Order Creation Rules.

Shipping and Receiving < 8%

Describe Yard Management,  Dock Appointment Scheduling, and use Shipping Cockpit.

General Information

Exam Preparation

Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as “Topic Areas” and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference.

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