One of the easiest ways to get your foot inside the door of the Analytics Industry is to get yourself SAS certified. It works wonders during Interview shortlisting if your CV mentions you have Base SAS certifications.
SAS originally stood for "Statistical Analysis System", which as the name suggests was used for Statistical analysis. Today it has evolved to become a ubiquitous Business Intelligence (BI) tool which is used for Data analysis, reporting, predictive modelling, data mining, econometric and time series analysis...pretty much anything and everything related to Data Analytics.
Base SAS course is for the beginners and aspiring SAS programmer who are interested to appear for SAS global certification program.This course will teach you how to write SAS program. It is the first step to learning SAS programming and is a prerequisite to many other SAS courses. The course content developed and delivered following the SAS official curriculum for SAS Base programming.
This course will help you to prepare for the following certification exams: SAS Base Programming Exam for SAS 9. Targeted towards Business analysts and SAS programmers. Any graduate can do this course.
- No such knowledge of Programming is required
- Overview Of SAS
- Getting Started With the SAS System
- Getting familiar with SAS Data Sets
- Producing List Report
- Enhancing Output
- Producing Summary Reports
- Introduction to Data Handling
- Controlling Input and Output
- Summarizing Data
- Reading & Writing Different Types of Data
- Data Transformations
- Debugging Techniques
- Processing Data Iteratively
- Combining SAS Data Sets