Individuals interested in earning the SAP Certified Application Professional certification must have intermediate level skills in SAP technologies and applications. Additionally, prior to earning this certification, candidates must have proven project experience and business process knowledge, as well as a detailed understanding of SAP solutions.
Available tracks for the SAP Certified Application Professional certification include, but are not limited to, SAP CRM, Business Process Expert, and SAP ERP. In order to gain certification, candidates must pass the exam required for one of those tracks. To help a candidate prepare, training is available, but not required. Additionally, after gaining certification, candidates can take advantage of optional certification upgrade exams.