SAP PPDS-Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling Training

"Master the Art of Production Planning and Scheduling with SAP PP/DS on HANA”

In today’s rapidly changing business environment, the ability to streamline and optimize production planning is essential for organizations to stay competitive. With the SAP PP/DS organizations can take their production planning to the next level. SAP S4 HANA PP-DS or ePPDS is an advanced technology that focuses on the production planning and scheduling capabilities of the SAP system. It enables organizations to leverage the power of SAP’s advanced planning tools and algorithms to optimize their production planning and scheduling processes. This course covers a wide range of topics, including detailed scheduling, capacity planning, order creation, release, and production control.


Professionals Trained

60 Hrs

Course Duration


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What You Learn?

Course Features:

SAP PP/DS Syllabus

Introduction to Production Planning in APO

● Overview of PPDS
● PP/DS in the Supply Chain

S/4 HANA Embedded PPDS
Production Planning Functions in S4 HANA

● Material Requirement Planning
● Multilevel planning
● Material Planning and Capacity planning
● Production Planning Runs

Advanced production planning with PPDS

● Finite Requirement planning
● Finite planning as Multi-step procedure
● Planned Material flow
● Multi resource planning

Master Data required in PPDS

● Products

● Location Master
● Resources –Type of resources
● Production Data structures/Production process model
● Lot size settings

Basic functions of Production Planning

● Requirements strategies
● Planning procedures
● Determining the supply sources
● Scheduling types
● Pegging types

Demand Driven Material Requirement Planning (MRP)

● MRP live
● Resource with Enhanced UI
● Easy Load distribution of resources
● Suppliers and subcontractors in MRP
● Order Distribution with equivalent Source of supplies

Tools to Evaluate and Process Planning

● Order views
● Product planning Table
● Product overview
● Detailed Scheduling Planning Board
● Resource Planning Table
● PP/DS Optimizer

Advanced processes in APO – PPDS

● Setup Optimal Sequencing with PPDS Optimizer
● Capable – To – Promise (CTP)
● Multi – Resource Planning processes
● Set-Up group
● Set-up Matrix

Different types of Heuristics

● Product Heuristics
● Heuristics for Flow Control
● Service Heuristics

Re – Written CIF Story

● CIF Integration
● The Principle of QRFC
● Tools for Troubleshooting Transfer Errors
● One step for all transactional data update

Different Types of Data transfers

● Types of Data transfers
● Pre-Requisites for the Data transfer
● Eliminating the Transfer Errors

Evaluation of Tools used for Interactive Planning

● The configuration required along with its prerequisites
● The different Graphical options and how can they be used for more interactive screens

Enhancing the Planning Aspects by CTP (Capable To Promise)

● Overview of CTP
● Introduction to ATP categories and their use

Absorbing the Customer Centric Markets with MLATP (Multi Level ATP)

● Configuration of MLATP
● Overview of MLATP
● Variant configuration and its use
● Rule based condition records
● Production Planning Optimizer (PPO) functionality in S/4 PPDS

Case Studies with Real Time Scenarios

● Detailed study of Different Methods in PPDS
● Understanding the Challenges in implementing the each method

Why Learn SAP PP/DS?

Here are some of the key reasons why you should consider enrolling in the SAP PP/DS on HANA – Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling course at Techbrainz:
  • Stay competitive: WWith the growing competition in the industry, it’s essential for businesses to optimize their production planning processes to stay ahead of the game. By learning SAP PP/DS on HANA, you’ll be able to help your organization achieve its production goals efficiently and effectively.
  • High demand: Production planning and scheduling professionals with expertise in SAP PP/DS on HANA are in high demand across industries. By adding this skill to your repertoire, you’ll open up new opportunities for career growth and advancement.
  • Increased efficiency: The advanced planning and scheduling tools offered by SAP PP/DS on HANA can help businesses optimize their production planning processes, leading to increased efficiency and productivity.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction:By improving production planning and scheduling processes, businesses can meet customer demands more effectively, leading to higher customer satisfaction and loyalty.

Who Can Learn?

The SAP PP/DS on HANA – Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling course at Techbrainz is designed for production planning and scheduling professionals, including:

  • Production planners and schedulers
  • Supply chain and logistics professionals
  • SAP PP/QM, SAP APO, SAP IBP Consultants
  • IT professionals looking to enhance their SAP skills

Career Roadmap

Upon completion of the SAP PP/DS on HANA – Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling course, participants can expect to gain the following career benefits:

  • Improved knowledge and skills in the area of production planning and scheduling
  • A better understanding of the PP/DS module and its integration with other SAP modules
  • Ability to implement and manage PP/DS processes effectively
  • Increased job opportunities and career growth prospects

Why Choose Techbrainz?

Techbrainz is a leading provider of SAP training and consulting services. Here are some reasons why you should choose us for your PP/DS on HANA – Production Planning/Detailed Scheduling training needs:

  • Industry Experts: Our trainers are certified SAP consultants with extensive experience in implementing and managing SAP projects. They bring practical insights and real-world scenarios into the classroom, making the learning experience more engaging and effective.
  • Hands-on Training:  Our courses are designed to provide participants with practical, hands-on experience with SAP systems. Our state-of-the-art lab facilities offer a simulated SAP environment that allows participants to practice and apply what they have learned in real-world scenarios.
  • Post-Training Support: We provide post-training support to ensure that participants can apply what they have learned effectively. Our trainers are available to provide guidance and support even after the course is over.
  • Industry Recognition: Techbrainz is recognized as a leading SAP training provider. We have trained thousands of professionals worldwide and have earned a reputation for delivering quality training that meets industry standards.

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