Welcome

Welcome in the Competence Center erp Africa (CerpA)

"If we want to maintain the level we enjoy today we have to accelerate the speed of innovations (...) as long as we can stay on top, we might be a serious member of this global economy, and a prerequisite for this is education" (Professor Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner, Co-Founder and Chairman of the Supervisory Board, SAP AG)

"With regard to the "e4s" initiative, I am fully supportive of the idea of using our institution to pioneer this initiative in the Western Cape. It will provide us with the much-needed tools to train the level of student that we service. This would certainly be in keeping with our mission, which is "to be leaders in innovative business education."(Lee-Anne Henry, Lecturer, Cape Peninsula University of Technology)

The erp4school program is an integrated and process-oriented learning environment specially designed for students to illustrate business processes. Since the launch of erp4school has been a great success within Germany it has a great reputation. This reputation has initiated a demand for a global positioning of erp4school. 

The erp4school ("e4s") program was developed in Germany around a new teaching approach utilized by a nationwide network of vocational schools, community colleges, universities and other industry training institutions with a focus on business and economics.
Centered around a virtual company, students learn how complex processes run in different parts of the organization. As a result, graduates of this training receive certification and improve their career opportunities.

The erp4school program is an integrated and process-oriented learning environment specially designed for students to illustrate business processes.

The erp4school program has been in existence for over 10 years and is a highly acclaimed, time-tested program. The course materials are developed by teachers for teachers.