SAP ABAP Training Course (3 days) 

Note: this outline is our proposal, but the training can be tailored to your specific requirements upon prior request ahead of the proposed course date.

Why Learn SAP ABAP?

SAP ABAP (Advanced Business Application Programming) is an enterprise programming language for business systems.

This instructor-led, live training (online or onsite) is aimed at developers who wish to use the ABAP programming language to create SAP applications.

At the end of this training, you will be able to:

  • Set up a development environment to start writing SAP applications.

  • Read, understand, write, modify, execute and debug ABAP code.

  • Deploy applications for SAP enterprise systems.



  • An understanding of basic SAP Hana concepts

  • Experience with SAP ERP

Course details

The agenda covers both fundamentals and advanced topics.

The final training outline will be designed depending on your particular requirements.

The practical exercises constitute a big part of the course time, besides demonstrations and theoretical presentations. Discussions and questions can be asked throughout the course.


Course Outline


Overview of SAP and ABAP

  • Accessing an SAP System

  • Navigating the SAP UI and ABAP Editor


Getting Started

  • Preparing the Development Environment

  • Creating a Simple SAP Application


ABAP Syntax, Data Structures and Operators

  • Working with Basic Data Types and Operators


Working with Data

  • Writing to an ABAP Data Dictionary

  • Performing Calculations with ABAP

  • Handling Text Data


Implementing Application Logic

  • Running Code Conditionally (True, False, If, While, etc.)

  • Executing Code Repeatedly (While, For, etc.)


Working with Data (continued)

  • Using SQL to Write to, Delete, and Change Data in Database Tables

  • Storing and Formatting Data using Internal Tables


Developing Reports and User Interfaces

  • Building a Report Interface

  • Building a User Selection Screen


Modifying an Application

  • Modularizing an Application


Testing and Debugging

  • Testing Strategies for an ABAP Application

  • Debugging ABAP Code


Summary and Conclusion