Certified SAS Base Programmer Certification Training

Overview

The SAS Base Programmer course in a beginner level course for a SAS professional. This training has been designed to enable you to start your analytics career with SAS and prepare for the SAS Base Programmer certification. This SAS course explores the SAS tool and different techniques to help you access and manage data, create data structures, generate reports, and handle errors. These techniques are mandatory for a professional to start working on the next SAS assignment and forms a strong base for advanced techniques and certifications. This SAS Base Programmer training presents all these concepts in an easy to understand manner, using actual coding examples and demos to clarify the concepts and present the actual method of implementation.

Price (*ask for discount) 300 USD
Access period 180 days

Prerequisite list

  • There are no pre-requisites for this course. This is a beginner level course and a background in SQL will be helpful.

Audience list

  • Analytics professionals who want to work with SAS
  • Software professionals looking for a career switch in the field of analytics
  • Graduates looking to build a career in Analytics and Data Science
  • Professionals who wish to learn SAS programming
  • Professionals who want to prepare for the SAS base certification

What is included

  • 10 hours of self-paced video.
  • Includes 1 industry-based project on sales domain
  • Hands-on experience with Research Lab
  • Includes 3 simulation tests, 5 assignments, and 16 demos

Certification Info

  • How To Earn?  Complete 85% of the course. Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.
  • How To Maintain?  N/A

Certification Exam Format

  • N/A

Retake policy

  • N/A.

Enrollment Policy

  • You should pay the online course fee then the online course access will be granted to you within 1 week after receiving payment.
  • Course fee payment is not refundable.

Frequently Asked Questions

Course Outline

Introduction to SAS Base Program
  • Introduction
  • SAS Installation and Access
  • Opening SAS University Edition
  • SAS Input Statements
  • DATA Step Statement
  • Reading Data
  • Options Available in the Input Statement
  • SAS Libraries
  • Knowledge Check 1
  • Combining Datasets
  • Concatenating Datasets
  • Interleaving Method
  • Knowledge Check 2
  • One-to-One Reading
  • One-to-One Merging
  • Knowledge Check 3
  • Data Manipulation
  • Delete and Group Observations
  • Modifying Variable Attributes
  • Access Excel Workbook
  • Assignment 1
  • Assignment 1 Solution
  • Assignment 2
  • Assignment 2 Solution
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
Creating Data Structures
  • Introduction
  • SAS Dataset
  • Knowledge Check
  • Create and Manipulate SAS Date Values
  • YearCutOff Option
  • Export SAS Dataset
  • Controlling Observation and Variables
  • Activity
  • Assignment
  • Assignment Solution
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
Managing Data
  • Introduction
  • Proc Contents
  • Proc Datasets
  • Proc Sort
  • Knowledge Check 1
  • Loop Statements
  • Data Type Conversion
  • Chararacter Functions
  • SCAN function
  • Date Time Functions - Example
  • Knowledge Check 2
  • SAS Arrays
  • Assignment
  • Assignment Solution
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
Generating Reports
  • Introduction
  • Need for Reports
  • Proc Print
  • Knowledge Check 1
  • PROC Means
  • Knowledge Check 2
  • Proc Freq
  • Proc Univariate
  • Knowledge Check 3
  • Proc Report
  • Output Delivery System (ODS)
  • Spot the Error
  • Assignment
  • Assignment Solution
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
Handling Errors
  • Introduction
  • Errors in SAS Program
  • Logical Errors
  • Syntax Errors
  • Data Errors
  • Spot the Error
  • Quiz
  • Key Takeaways
Project
  • Project 01 Generate Descriptive Analytics Report
  • Project 01 Solution