Course announcements

  • Please note that the registration period will be closed 1 week prior to the start date of each virtual class. Register early to secure your place!
  • This course teaches implementation consultants, implementation partners, and support representatives basic configurations necessary in the Introduction to SAP SuccessFactors Academy. This 5-day course is taught through a combination of self-guided learning, check-in meetings, and hands-on exercises.
  • This course is not intended for customers. Customers should reference the customer training catalog for available offerings. If you are a customer administrator, please explore the customer catalog and get accredited via the SFX Accreditation program.
  • Only registered SAP partner consultants will be provided with provisioning rights once they have been certified. Customers and independent consultants, even if certified, will not be provided with provisioning rights. There are no exceptions to this policy.
  • Completion of this academy course does not result in certification. There is no certification for this topic.


  • You will be able to describe the basics of the SAP SuccessFactors HCM Cloud Suite platform, perform configurations to common elements, and populate user data.


  • Application Consultant



  • None


  • Basic SAP SuccessFactors HCM Product Knowledge
  • An Introduction to SuccessFactors Solutions (free from openSAP)
  • ACT2CL– SAP Activate Methodology: Cloud Implementation

Course based on software release

  • SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite


  • Systems
  • Permissions
  • Basic Configurations
  • Employee Files
  • Using MDF to Manage Employee Files
  • Additional Tools in Admin Center
  • Language Packs and Intelligent Services
  • Analytics
  • Final course assessment