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3042513 - Career Development Plan Error: All the associated learning activities should be completed before Goal completed


When trying to save a development goal, receive an error:

All the associated learning activities should be completed before Goal completed.


  • SAP SuccessFactors Career Development Planning
  • SAP SuccessFactors Learning

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log in to system
  2. Navigate to Home dropdown > Goals
  3. Select the Development Goal tab
  4. Select a development plan
  5. Locate a development goal > in the bottom left-hand corner, change the status to Completed
  6. Receive error


Associated learning activities are not in a Completed or Locked status


When Transcript is enabled, the Development Plan verifies if all associated Learning Activities are completed before allowing users to change a goal status to Completed

To resolve the issue, correct the status of the Learning Activities to Completed or Locked.

See Also

Implementing and Managing Career Development Planning - Configuring Status Field


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