• The “SAP Certified Development Professional – SAP Commerce Cloud 1811 Developer” certification exam validates that the candidate possesses the required level of knowledge to work effectively with the SAP Commerce Cloud Suite 1811. This certification proves that the candidate has an overall understanding and in-depth technical skills to participate as a member of a project team. The scope of SAP Commerce Cloud knowledge in the courses stated within “Topic Areas” is narrower than the scope of knowledge checked in the certification questions. In addition to the courses stated as covering the topics within “Topic Areas” , as preparation for this certification exam, candidates must also study the SAP Commerce Cloud Suite documentation located at: In order to access the documentation, you must be an SAP customer or partner and follow the instructions on to request access. Three years of practical experience on SAP Commerce Cloud is a further requirement as preparation for this certification exam.

Topic Areas

Please see below the list of topics that may be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them. Its accuracy does not constitute a legitimate claim; SAP reserves the right to update the exam content (topics, items, weighting) at any time.

Platform Features> 12%

Explain how to use events, advanced features of impex, spring contexts in SAP Commerce Cloud suite and how cronjobs and cluster communication work.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • ServiceLayer Architecture
  • Impex API
  • The Cron Job Service
  • Cluster

Commerce and Accelerator> 12%

Create new Addon, OCC Webservice, promotion, order splitting strategy, CMS navigation bar; configure accelerator based storefront and product converters; explain internationalization and request handling in Accelerator, as well as Hot Folders transformation.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Commerce
  • Accelerators
  • AddOn Concept
  • Rule Engine
  • International-& Localization

Data Modeling8% – 12%

Model new data types and extend existing ones including localized attributes and enumeration; configure indices and deployments, and identify how types are stored in database; create advanced FlexibleSearch queries, and determine the consequences of using variants, category variants and classification attributes.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Data Modeling
  • Type System
  • Search Mechanisms

Platform Basics8% – 12%

Explain the concepts of system initialization, update, essential and project data, sessions handling, and extensions structures; configure platform start and change its build procedure; identify caching behavior and  model interceptors and how transactions work in SAP Commerce Cloud Suite.


  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Platform
  • ServiceLayer
  • Initialization and update
  • Hooks for initialization&update

Customer Experience8% – 12%

Explain the CMS items hierarchy, configure the data model of base store, website, warehouse, Point of Sale and their relations; create new and configure existing CMS restrictions, explain their evaluation, and new CMS component types.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341
  • Smart Edit
  • WCMS Module
  • CMS2 Data Model Overview

Search and Navigation8% – 12%

Create new Solr index, facet, facet range, and explain Solr topology; configure autosuggestion, keywords, stopwords, synonyms, hero products and boost rules.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Search And Navigation Module
  • Adaptive Search Module

Orders8% – 12%

Create and start a business process; explain the fulfilment process and its subprocesess, shopping cart handling including various checkout scenarios, and identify features available in Assisted Service Module and available Customer Service operations in SAP Commerce Cloud suite.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Order Management Services Module
  • Orders
  • Assisted Service Module

Backoffice and Backoffice Cockpits Modifications< 8%

Describe how to create a new backoffice application and its widgets using the Backoffice framework and introduce Backoffice cockpits modifications into SAP Commerce Cloud accelerator.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Cockpit framework
  • Backoffice framework
  • Dynamic Forms

User Management< 8%

Configure user rights and search restrictions; switch user context in a given code, and explain B2B hierarchy.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Users in SAP Commerce Platform
  • Search restrictions
  • Commerce organization

PCM Basics and Price Modeling< 8%

Explain price calculation, retrieval logic,  media objects handling, and configure synchronization jobs; create a workflow.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Price factory
  • Media
  • Workflow & Collaboration Module
  • Synchronizing Catalogs

Commerce Cloud and Cloud Portal Basics< 8%

Explain the SAP Commerce Cloud Architecture; describe how to build manifests, how to manage environments, how to connect to the code repository and how to build and deploy your application on Cloud Portal.

  • C4H340 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • C4H341 (SAP COMMERCE CLOUD 1811)
  • Commerce Cloud Setup
  • Cloud Portal
  • Best Practice Commerce Cloud