• Teach participants the basic functions of inventory management and physical inventory, and how to create different goods movements in the SAP system.
  • Familiarize participants with the special functions of inventory management and physical inventory, and the Customizing settings relevant to inventory management and physical inventory.


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program / Project Manager
  • User



  • SCM500Processes in Procurement or corresponding SAP knowledge in materials management area


  • A solid understanding of the inventory management process.

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 with Enhancement Package 7


  • Introduction to Inventory Management
    • Defining Inventory Management and Physical Inventory
    • Moving Goods with the MIGO Transaction
  • Goods Receipts (GRs)
    • Posting a GR Without Reference
    • Posting a GR with Reference
    • Posting a GR with Automatic Generation of a PO
    • Posting Cancellations, Return Deliveries, and Returns
    • Applying Order Price Unit in Inventory Management
    • Applying Tolerances and the Delivery Completed Indicator
    • Adding Date Checks to GRs for a PO
  • Stock Transfers and Transfer Postings
    • Performing Transfer Postings
    • Performing Stock Transfers Between Storage Locations
    • Performing Stock Transfers Between Plants
  • Reservations
    • Creating Manual Reservations
    • Evaluating Reservations
    • Checking Availability and Missing Parts
  • Goods Issues (GIs)
    • Posting Unplanned GIs
    • Posting a GI with Reference
    • Configuring Stock Determination
    • Allowing Negative Stock
  • Special Forms of Procurement and Special Stocks
    • Performing the Process of Subcontracting
    • Performing Vendor Consignment
    • Operating Pipeline Processes
    • Posting Goods Movements for Special Stocks
  • Special Features of Material Valuation
    • Posting Goods Movements for Material Types UNBW and NLAG
    • Configuring Split Valuation
  • Physical Inventory
    • Conducting Physical Inventory
    • Analyzing the Determination of Book Inventory
    • Simplifying Physical Inventory
    • Applying Cycle Counting
    • Applying Inventory Sampling
  • Analyses
    • Applying Stock Lists and Document Lists
    • Applying Periodic Processing
  • Customizing
    • Implementing Settings for Documents
    • Setting Up Movement Types
    • Applying Other Customizing Settings
  • Logistics Execution
    • Managing Logistics Execution Processes
    • Posting a GR Against a PO
    • Posting a GI for a Sales Order