SAS Base Programming

  • Course level: Beginner


The SAS Base Programming 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 Programming 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.


What Will I Learn?

  • 1. Outline the steps to download and install the SAS Base Programmer tool.
  • 2. Demonstrate the methods to read, process, combine, and access datasets or raw data files.
  • 3. Create SAS datasets, manipulate data values, export data to create comma-delimited raw data files, and control which values in dataset are processed and presented as an output
  • 4. Manage and manipulate datasets by investigating SAS data libraries; sorting observations; using conditional logic; assigning, modifying, and aggregating variable values; using DO loops and SAS arrays; and validating and cleaning data
  • 5. Generate list and summary reports using different procedures, and enhance reports
  • 6. Identify and resolve programming logic, syntax, and data errors

Topics for this course

8 Lessons

SAS Base Programming

introduction To SAS Base Programming Certification00:00:00
Combining Datasets In SAS00:00:00
SAS Reporting Tutorial00:00:00
SAS GUI Interface00:00:00
Big Data and Analytics00:00:00
SAS Base Programming Tutorial00:00:00
Logical Programming Tutorial00:00:00
Python vs R vs SAS00:00:00
45 £

Enrolment validity: Lifetime


  • Who should take up this course?
  • 1. Analytics professionals who want to work with SAS
  • 2. Software professionals looking for a career switch in the field of analytics
  • 3. Graduates looking to build a career in Analytics and Data Science
  • 4. Professionals who wish to learn SAS programming
  • 5. Professionals who want to prepare for the SAS base certification