Course announcements

  • This course will provide participants with a deep knowledge about how production orders are used and which main system settings are needed for production order execution.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Explain the features and functions of the S/4HANA production orders
    • Create, schedule, and determine production orders
    • Perform all required steps to release and execute production orders
    • Describe the relevant simplifications compared to SAP ERP
    • Get to know the Fiori Apps for production orders
    • Analyze production data


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner/Team Lead/ Power User
  • Help Desk/CoE Support
  • Program/Project Manager
  • Super/Key/Power User



  • S4200


  • S4100

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1709 SP01


  • Introduction to Production Orders
    • Describe SAP Fiori and the system landscape
  • Order Processing and Order Structure
    • Describe the various steps of production order processing
    • Describe the structure and elements of a production order
  • Order Creation
    • Describe the different ways of creating production orders
    • Define an order type and describe the master data selection for production orders
    • Describe the scheduling of production orders
    • Describe the determination of the planned costs of a production order
  • Availability Checks, Capacity Planning, Order Release and Printing
    • Set up and execute availability checks for production orders
    • Describe the principles of capacity planning
    • Release production orders, set up production scheduling profiles and describe the functions of status profiles
    • Print shop floor papers
  • Order Execution
    • Describe the options of material staging and post goods issues in different scenarios
    • Post confirmations for production orders in different scenarios
    • Post goods receipts for production orders
  • Order Settlement, Archiving, and Deletion
    • Settle a production order
    • Archive and delete a production order
  • Information Systems, Mass Processing and Automation
    • Provide an overview of important information systems in the production order environment
    • Provide an overview of automation and mass processing functions for production orders
    • Describe options for data exchange with the process control level
  • Further and Advanced Functions
    • Get an Overview about SAP S/4 HANA Manufacturing for Production
  • Engineering and Operations
    • Split production orders
    • Create shift notes and shift reports