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FastTrack Base Certification - the Language of SAS

This course aims to provide Learners with the training required to get SAS Base Certification ready and help you become a Data Analyst using the Language of SAS.

DurationPriceINC-VAT
40 hours£2,125£2,550

The learning is delivered using blended learning techniques via our digital learning platform. There are mini quizzes and comprehensive exercises throughout to help assess and reinforce your learning.

You will also be signposted to mock exams and given access to our certification exam preparation product MemoTrainer™

The SAS Base Certification exam is delivered as a proctored exam which will be scheduled by us and taken remotely at your home or office.

Duration: 38 - 40 hours over 2 weeks (plus additional time required for exercises and study)

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Explain the introductory elements and concepts of the Language of SAS.
  2. Describe the fundamental Programming Concepts within the Language of SAS.
  3. Implement Data Step processing techniques to manage your data more efficiently.
  4. Utilise functions, by group processing, user-defined formats, iterative processing and arrays.
  5. Generate output in multiple different formats using the SAS Output Delivery System (ODS).
  6. Explain the basic concepts of Macro Processing
  7. Describe how macro variables and macro functions can be used to help you write more efficient code will in the Language of SAS

Delivery Schedule:

Week 1

On day 1 we invite join a short online welcome to meet your instructor, introduce you to our Digital Learning platform and get you started on the eLearning modules of this course.

You will need 4 hours to complete the 6 eLearning modules with additional time required for exercises.

We ask you to complete these modules before joining us for the online masterclass on day 2.

This is followed by 3 x 4 hour live online classes to complete your learning.

In addition, you will also need to set aside time to complete the Hands-On exercises.

Week 2

On day 1 we invite join a short online welcome to week 2 and get you started on the next set of eLearning modules of this course.

You will need 2.5 hours to complete the 3 eLearning modules on Day 1 and 2.5 hours to complete the eLearning modules on Day 4. Additional time is required for knowledge checks and Hands-On exercises.

We ask you to complete the eLearning before joining us for the online masterclasses.

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If these dates do not suit please contact us on +44 (0)131 225 6952 as alternative dates can be arranged.

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