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SAS Programming Certificate

Week End Course
EST:07:30-11:30 PM
IST:06:00-10:00 AM
US $499.99

Learning SAS is one of the easiest ways to get into Analytics Industry.  The course provides an understanding about how data is manipulated, analyzed, retrieved and used to generate different type of reports with the help of SAS. The SAS software is a suite of many tools with Base SAS forming the foundation to all SAS software.  This course teaches Base and covers Base SAS from basic to advance level.

About this Course

Week End Course
EST:07:30-11:30 PM
IST:06:00-10:00 AM
US $499.99

Learning SAS is one of the easiest ways to get into Analytics Industry.  The course provides an understanding about how data is manipulated, analyzed, retrieved and used to generate different type of reports with the help of SAS. The SAS software is a suite of many tools with Base SAS forming the foundation to all SAS software.  This course teaches Base and covers Base SAS from basic to advance level.

Course Syllabus


The course is structured into 2 modules following 10 sessions. Module 1 covers the Base SAS programming and Module 2 Advance SAS. Course syllabus includes:


  • Session 1 : Introduction of SAS

  • The sectors using the services. Benefit of using SAS for data analysis and manipulations, SAS working environment, Different modules available for SAS basic and PDV.


  • Session 2 : Datasets

  • How to create datasets, how to import and read raw data in SAS, Converting other software files to SAS datasets, input types


  • Session 3 : Data control functions


  • OBS, Missover, Keep & Drop etc.. Format & Informats & double trailing function


  • Session 4 : Assignment Statements and Functions

  • Assignment Statements, numeric functions, character functions & date time functions


  • Session 5 : Conditional Control Statements

  • Conditionals: Condition control statements, loop & array


  • Session 6 : Merging Data

  • Combining Data: Different ways to combines data in SAS


  • Session 7 : Procedures

  • Proc print,proc content, proc freq, proc sort, proc format, proc append, proc means, proc summary, proc transpose, proc datasets, proc reports


  • Session 8 : ODS & Errors

  • Report Generation: How to generate different type of report output through SAS and the different type of errors faced while coding in editor window.


  • Session 9 : Proc SQL

  • Introduction to Proc SQL and join functions


  • Session 10 : SAS Macros

  • Macro and local and global declaration of macro variables


Course Structure

The course is structured as depicted in the table below:
 
Module 1 : Base SAS
Data Structure Session 1

Different ways to get data in SAS

Session 2

Different ways to get data in SAS

Session 3 Data Control Function
Data Management Session 4 Assignment statements & Functions
Session 5 Conditional Control Statements
Session 6 Merging Data
Report Generation Session 7

Procedures

Session 8 ODS & Errors
Module 2 Advance SAS
Proc SQL Session 9

Introduction

Procedures

Data manipulation with Proc SQL
SAS MACROS Session 10

Introduction

Local & Global Declaration

Course Logistics

The course is delivered over the internet by an instructor through live web sessions.


Students are provided a web conference link allowing them to join the course on line at the scheduled date and time. Students have a choice of dialing in using a phone or using their computer microphone and speaker (or headset).


The course is divided into 4 lectures each consisting of 4 hours duration.  

The instructor sessions are recorded and made available to students from their on-line dashboard. This is helpful for students who miss a lecture or wish to revisit the lecture at their pace after the live sessions.


Further, students receive soft copies of a student guide, sample codes and answers to quiz and exercises. These are made available for download prior to the start of the first lecture on the course.Hands-on experience is provided by allowing access to Linux computers during the entire duration of the course. A discussion forum is available on-line to allow students to discuss between themselves as well as with the instructor. Access to recorded videos, course material and discussion forum is disabled one month after the delivery of the last lecture.Visit the FAQ page for commonly asked questions, feel free to submit a message, chat online with a specialist, request a call back  or simply call our corporate office at the number provided.

Opportunities after the course

Starting as SAS analyst, learner can enhance their knowledge and have opportunities to grow their career moving with the different SAS modules used in various business sectors as per their interest.    

Delivery Method
Self Placed $ 249.99

Additional Batches
Course at a Glance
  • English
  • Skill Level: Basic
Online Classes
Assignments: 10
Project: 1
Certificates
System Requirements

This would involve equipment like microphone, a computer with stable internet connection. Attendees are expected to have their personal license of SAS software

Prerequisites
  • None. Basic computer literacy is expected as well as high school or higher graduation.

Testimonials

" The course was very interactive and easy to understand even for a beginner like me! It helped me prepare and pass my certification soon after completing the course!! "

- Priyam

" I really loved this course. It was fast paced, very hands on with fun filled exercises. Not only do I have lifetime access to lectures and notes, I can also email the instructor any time for help! Awesome!! "

- Samuel Adlekha

" Loved the the course. The instructor was patient and provided great demos and examples. I am new to programming but felt so comfortable since it was well explained. Awesome! "

- Shveta

" It was a pleasure and great learning experience with Net Serpents under the guidance of Mr. Shashi Prakash. "

- Aijaz

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