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SAP Certified Associate – Back-End Developer – ABAP Cloud


The “SAP Certified Associate – Back-End Developer – ABAP Cloud” certification exam validates that you possess ABAP programming language fundamentals based on ABAP RESTful Application Programming Model on SAP Business Technology Platform and principles of building custom extensions in SAP S/4HANA Cloud required of the back-end developer profile. This certification proves that you have an overall understanding and in‐depth skills to participate as a member of project team in a mentored role.

Topic areas

  • ABAP core data services and data modeling 21% – 30%

  • ABAP RESTful Application Programming Model 11% – 20%

  • ABAP SQL and code pushdown ≤10%

  • Core ABAP programming 31% – 40%

  • Object-oriented design 11% – 20%

  • SAP clean core extensibility and ABAP cloud 11% – 20%

How to prepare

Acquiring Core ABAP Skills

This learning journey will introduce you to the basics of ABAP programming on SAP Business Technology Platform.

7 Database Updates Using Business Objects

Analyzing a Business Object
Using the Entity Manipulation Language

8 Defining and Working with Exception Classes

Working with Exception Classes
Defining Your Own Exception Classes

9 Adding Documentation to ABAP Code

Documenting ABAP Code

Modeling in ABAP Dict y CDS

1 Exploring Data Modeling in ABAP

Exploring ABAP Dictionary
Exploring ABAP Core Data Services

7 Defining Meta Objects for Dictionary Objects and CDS Views

Preventing Unauthorized Access to Data
Extending Dictionary Objects
Extending CDS Views