Course announcements

  • Participants of this course will learn to configure and use the fundamental business processes in Profitability Analysis in SAP S/4HANA 1610, both account-based and costing-based. At first, an analysis of the relations of organizational and data structures in SAP S/4 HANA is presented especially SAP S/4 HANA Finance. The next focus topic is master data with consideration of the alignment of characteristics and valuations in COPA costing based. Furthermore, you will understand actual postings and their corresponding line items in FI and CO, including an understanding of the system table views. Finally, planning in profitability analysis will be introduced as well as how to use the information system to output and create ad hoc and form-based reports.


  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Gain an overview of the design and structure of Profitability Analysis (COPA)
    • Become familiar with the value flows to COPA
    • Understand the planning methods and plan integration with COPA
    • Use the information system and learn how to create reports


  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program/Project Manager



  • S4F20 or S4F20e Business Processes in Management Accounting in SAP S/4HANA


  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA 1610


  • Profitability management in SAP S/4 HANA
  • Analyze organizational structures and master data in Profitability Analysis
  • Perform Alignment and valuation
  • Actual posting within main business processes to COPA
  • Perform planning and plan-integration
  • Create reports in COPA costing based and COPA account based
  • Use tools to analyze customizing and value flows in COPA