5 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our nationwide premium-quality centres, offering free refreshments and high-speed internet.



SCM500 Processes in Procurement

Target group description

  • Project team members
  • Consultants

Delegates will learn how to

  • In this course, participants learn about the basic functions of inventory management and the physical inventory.
  • Participants learn how to create different goods movements in the SAP system and, if necessary, take any particular features into consideration.
  • They also become familiar with the special functions of inventory management and the physical inventory, and with the Customizing settings relevant to inventory management and the physical inventory.


  • Goods receipt
  • Stock transfers/transfer postings
  • Goods issue
  • Reservations
  • Special forms of procurement (subcontracting, consignment, pipeline)
  • Special forms of material valuation (split valuation, non-valuated material)
  • Physical inventory and special inventory procedures: cycle counting and sample-based physical inventory in SAP
  • Reporting in inventory management
  • Selected customizing-settings for inventory management and physical inventory

Notes on Course

This course does not cover the structuring of a warehouse and the movements in the Warehouse Management system. These topics are dealt with in the course SCM630 (Warehouse Management). Shipping processing movements are covered in course (Delivery Processes).

Batch management in examined in course SCM595 (Batch Management).

System information

SAP ERP 6.0 Enhancement Package 5

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