SAP Financial Accounting Overview

SAP Financial Accounting Course Outline

The following subjects will be taught during this course:

Module 1: Introduction to SAP

  • What is SAP?
  • SAP Financial Accounting
  • SAP Organisation Structure

Module 2: Financial Accounting Global Settings

  • Steps for Configuring Global Settings
  • Field Status Variant
  • Posting Keys
  • Document Types and Number Ranges
  • Tolerance

Module 3: Financial Accounting Master Data

  • Overview
  • Blocking
  • Deleting a Customer
  • Customer Account Groups
  • One-Time Customer Master Record

Module 4: Document Posting Control

  • Introduction
  • Parking
  • Holding
  • Posting a Document with Reference

Module 5: General Ledger

  • Introduction
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Accounts Payables
  • Asset Accounting
  • Bank Accounting
  • Create a New GL Account
  • Displaying Changes
  • Blocking or Deleting a G/L Account

Module 6: Payment Programme Configuration

  • Company Codes
  • Paying Company Codes
  • Payment Method in Country
  • Paying Method in Company Code
  • Bank Determination
  • House Banks

Module 7: Closing Operations in Financial Accounting

  • Overview
  • Day-End
  • Month-End
  • Pre-Close
  • Managerial Close
  • Financial Close
  • Month-End
  • Year-End

Module 8: Reporting

  • Executing SAP Reports
  • General Ledger Reports

Module 9: New General Ledger

  • Introduction
  • Advantages
  • Main Transaction Codes for Migration from Classic to New

Module 10: SAP Management Accounting

  • Overview
  • Cost Centre Management Accounting
  • Overhead Absorption by Production Lots

Module 11: SAP Integration

  • FI-CO Integration
  • SD-FI Integration
  • FI-MM Integration

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Who should attend this SAP Financial Accounting Course?

The SAP Financial Accounting Training Course is beneficial for a variety of professionals who wish to enhance their skills in managing financial transactions, financial reporting, and financial analysis within the SAP software environment. This course is especially advantageous to the following professionals:

  • Accountants
  • Financial Analysts
  • Finance Managers
  • Financial Controllers
  • Audit Professionals
  • SAP Consultants
  • Business Analysts in Finance

Prerequisites of the SAP Financial Accounting Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this SAP Financial Accounting Training Course. However, having a foundational grasp of accounting principles and familiarity with SAP can significantly enhance the learning experience for delegates, while pursuing this training course.

SAP Financial Accounting Course Overview

This SAP Financial Accounting Training Course offered by The Knowledge Academy provides an in-depth understanding of Financial Accounting within the SAP environment. Financial Accounting is vital for organisations, and it ensures accurate financial reporting and regulatory compliance.

Proficiency in SAP Financial Accounting is crucial for professionals involved in finance, accounting, and auditing. This course is ideal for Accountants, Financial Analysts, Auditors, and anyone looking to enhance their skills in financial management and reporting. Mastery of this subject enables professionals to streamline financial processes, improve decision-making, and ensure regulatory compliance.

This 1-day training equips delegates with practical knowledge and hands-on experience in SAP Financial Accounting. Delegates will gain expertise in configuring and using SAP's Financial Accounting module effectively. The training also covers key concepts such as general ledger accounting, accounts receivable, accounts payable, asset accounting, and financial closing, enabling delegates to perform financial tasks efficiently and accurately.

Course Objectives

  • To understand fundamental concepts of Financial Accounting and how they are implemented in SAP FI
  • To use SAP FI to perform common accounting tasks accurately and efficiently
  • To perform account reconciliation to ensure that financial records are accurate
  • To manage fixed assets such as equipment and buildings
  • To generate financial reports for various stakeholders, such as management, investors, and regulators

After completing the SAP Financial Accounting Training Course, delegates will have the skills and knowledge needed to effectively manage financial accounting tasks within the SAP environment. They will be prepared to tackle real-world financial challenges, optimise financial processes, and contribute to the success of their organisations.

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What’s included in this SAP Financial Accounting Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors           
  • SAP Financial Accounting Certificate         
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led SAP Financial Accounting. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's SAP Financial Accounting, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's SAP Financial Accounting. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led SAP Financial Accounting sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite SAP Financial Accounting at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our SAP Financial Accounting offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


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The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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SAP Financial Accounting FAQs

SAP Financial Accounting (SAP FI) is a module in the SAP ERP system for managing financial transactions, reporting, and accounting. It helps organisations track and record financial data like revenue, expenses, assets, and liabilities, ensuring accurate financial management and compliance.
There are no prerequisites for attending this SAP Financial Accounting Certification Training. Although, familiarity with SAP and a basic understanding of Financial Accounting will be beneficial for delegates.
The duration of this SAP Financial Accounting Certification Course is 1 day.
Acquiring this qualification enhances career prospects, industry recognition, and efficiency. It provides a competitive edge in the job market, contributing to ongoing professional development and growth in the business and finance sectors.
The Knowledge Academy offers self-paced training options for this course, catering to individuals with an independent learning style who prefer to study at their own convenience and speed.
This course comes with a 1-day training session from experienced trainers, a digital delegate pack, and a certificate upon completion of the course.
Yes. The Knowledge Academy offers 24/7 support for delegates before, during, and after this SAP Financial Accounting Certification Course.
In this course, you will learn about the fundamentals of financial accounting within the SAP system, including how to manage financial transactions, generate reports, handle accounts payable and receivable, reconcile accounts, and perform financial analysis using SAP's software tools and functionalities.
Yes, we provide corporate training for this course, tailored to fit your organisation’s requirements.
Upon obtaining this SAP Financial Accounting Qualification, you can expect to qualify for roles such as SAP FI Consultant, SAP FI Analyst, Financial Accountant, Financial Analyst, SAP FI Manager, or SAP FI Project Manager in various industries requiring SAP expertise.
The training fees for SAP Financial Accounting certification in the United Kingdom starts from £1995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for SAP Financial Accounting.
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