Get Certified: C_SAC_1921

SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP Analytics Cloud

In this blog, you will find some personal suggestions about how to get certified as SAP Certified Application Associate – SAP Analytics Cloud

This exam is available as of December 2019. It is the first certification for Analytics Cloud. This is part of SAP Cloud for Customer.

Once you passed the exam, you will receive a digital badge from Aclaim. See the FAQ for more information about SAP Global Certification Digital badges.

About the Exam 

Information about the exam is published on the SAP Training website. This is also where you can book the exam (or get a certification hub subscription).


The C_ stands for associate level type exam. 

There are three types of associate certifications:

  • DEV = Development (native development)
  • IMP = Application (implementation | modeling)
  • TEC = Technology (system administration)

For the certification FAQs, see

Structure of the exam

Story Design> 12%

Design, create, and add stories to SAP Analytics Cloud.

SAP Analytics Cloud Administration> 12%

Administer security: roles, users, and folder.

Connections and Integration> 12%

Add and integrate different systems into  SAP Analytic Cloud.

Data Preparation: Data Modell> 12%

Design, create, and add data models to SAP Analytics Cloud.

Overview and Positioning8% – 12%

Describe how SAP Analytics Cloud works and how this solutions is positioned in an SAP Landscape.

SAP Analytics Cloud Architecture8% – 12%

Use and configure SAP Analytics Cloud.

Content presentation, Sharing, Collaboration8% – 12%

Use specific presentation options: Digital Boardroom, Mobile, and SAP Analytics Hub.

Analytic Applications: Analytics Designer< 8%

Design, create, and add analytical applications to SAP Analytics Cloud.

Augmented Analytics< 8%

Automate data insights through machine learning.

Core functionality of SAP Analytics Cloud< 8%

Use the core functionalities of SAP Analytics Cloud: Business Intelligence, Planning, and Predictive.

Most of the exam material is based on course SAC01 Introduction to SAP Analytics V21.

How to Prepare for the certification

Attending the training course is not required but without the handbook it is not all that clear what you need to study exactly.

  • Youtube channel is a good way to start:

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