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THR85 – SAP SuccessFactors Succession Academy (Virtual)

  • Length 10 days
  • Price $5929 inc GST
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Why study this course

This ten-day course teaches implementation consultants, implementation partners, and support representatives basic configurations necessary in the SAP SuccessFactors Succession module.

The course is taught through a combination of self-guided learning, check-in meetings, and hands-on exercises.

This course is not intended for customers. Customers should reference the SAP customer training catalog for available offerings. If you are a customer administrator, please explore the customer catalog and get accredited via the SFX Accreditation program.

This course is based on software release:

  • SAP SuccessFactors Succession Management

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What you’ll learn

This course will prepare you to:

  • Perform the core configuration for an SAP SuccessFactors Succession Management project

  • Become familiar with the resources and support available to configure additional features


Develop your SAP empowered employees with DDLS. Getting the right skills in place maximises the chance of project success and removes risk. DDLS provides a select range of SAP training courses for SAP S/4HANA, SAP HANA, SAP BusinessObjects and more. DDLS can work with you to navigate the curriculum and help you create a learning plan that will ultimately boost technology proficiency across your organisation.

Stay ahead of the technology curve

Don’t let your tech outpace the skills of your people

Quality instructors and content

Expert instructors with real world experience and the latest vendor- approved in-depth course content.

Partner-Preferred Supplier

Chosen and awarded by the world’s leading vendors as preferred training partner.

Ahead of the technology curve

No matter your chosen technologies or platforms, we can help you stay one step ahead.

Who is the course for?

  • Application Consultant

Course subjects

  • Enable the Succession Management module via Provisioning

  • Modify system functionality via Admin Center

  • Import and export extended user information

  • Configure:

    • Employee Self-Service (ESS)

    • Manager Self-Service (MSS)

    • Employee Profile, including talent fields and background elements

    • Succession Management permissions (using role-based permissions)

    • Succession Organization Chart fields and icons

    • Performance-Potential Matrix Grid filters, fields and icons

    • Various nomination methods, including incumbent-based nominations, talent pools (legacy and MDF)

    • Position management (legacy and MDF)

  • Run basic Succession Management reports

  • Identify available documentation and templates

  • Identify best practices as they relate to the administration & configuration of the Succession Management module

  • Final course assessment



  • THR80 or THR80e – Introduction to SAP SuccessFactors Academy

  • THR82 – SAP SuccessFactors Performance and Goals Academy

  • HR841 – SAP SuccessFactors Succession Management Administration


  • THR99e – SAP SuccessFactors MDF Foundations

  • JOY030 – Introduction to SAP SuccessFactors Solutions

  • ACT2CL – SAP Activate Methodology: Cloud Implementation


DDLS offers certification and training through our partnership with SAP Inc. This arrangement requires DDLS to provide your details to SAP Inc for course and exam registration purposes.

Terms & Conditions

The supply of this course by DDLS is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

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