Course announcements

  • Through discussion, demonstration, and hands-on exercises, this course uses the concepts and terminology associated with SuccessFactors Career Development Planning (CDP) and Mentoring functionalities and helps you develop a working knowledge for use in implementing your career strategy. You will gain basic skills in how to use SuccessFactors Career Development Planning and Mentoring as an administrator and learn how to use the basic tools for managing Career Development Planning in your organization.
  • Training content for the SAP SuccessFactors customer courses is provided via the SuccessFactors Administrator Learning Center (SFALC). If you do not currently have access to the SFALC, please follow the step by step instructions in theaccess guide. Please note, you must be a licensed SuccessFactors customer in order to access the SFALC. This content is also available in the HR Solution Edition & Professional Edition of the SAP Learning Hub.
  • This course is available as a handbook or as an eLearning via the SFALC and SAP Learning Hub. It is also available for purchase as private instructor led delivery (customer-specific training). For more information, please contact your local SAP Education team.
  • Self-paced offering: Estimated duration is 4 hours
  • Private ILT/VLC: Estimated duration is 0,5 day


  • Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Provide and Determine CDP Permissions
  • Modify or Engage Goal Notifications
  • Configure v12 Development Plan Settings, Fields and Layout
  • Configure v12 Career Worksheet Features
  • Create and Launch a Standard Role Readiness Form
  • Manage Career Paths V2 utilizing the MDF Generic Object
  • Identify SuccessFactors Learning Integration Features and Resources
  • Introduce Our Latest Feature entitled Mentoring


  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User



  • HR800– Introduction to SAP SuccessFactors Administration


  • HR840– SAP Succession and Development Project Team Orientation
  • An Introduction to SuccessFactors Solutions (free from openSAP)
  • ACT1CL– SAP Activate Methodology: Introduction

Course based on software release

  • SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Planning


  • Introduction to CDP
  • General CDP Permissions
  • Development Plan V12 Activities
  • Career Worksheet V12 Activities
  • Career Path Within CDP
  • Capabilities of CDP and Learning
  • Mentoring Programs in CDP