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Registration Information

If you would like to register online for a course, you must first decide on a location or a particular course in order to get to the schedule for that course. You will be led to a page that allows you to choose our secure registration form.

You can also register by phone: 877-SAS-INST (727-4678).
If you prefer, you can fax or mail your registration form.
SAS (Canada)
Education Division
280 King Street East
Toronto, ON M5A 1K7
Fax: 416-363-5399

Public Course Fees

Register and pay 6 weeks in advance of the course. Save 10% with the Early Bird Special.

Courses in Canada:

DurationFeeEarly Bird Fee
(see details)
1 day$660-$680$594-$612
2 days$1,320-$1,360$1,188-$1,224
3 days$1,980-$2,040$1,782-$1,836

Pricing varies for Business Knowledge Series and Activity-Based Management courses.

Tax Information

GST will be charged unless your organization is GST exempt. You must provide proof of GST exemption when you submit your registration.

Costs including fees, travel, lodging, and a portion of meal expenses related to attending a SAS training course may be tax deductible as a business expense by the attendee. Contact your tax advisor to ascertain whether you qualify for this tax deductible business expense.

Course Cancellation Policy

Early registration is recommended because classes fill quickly. A discount is available for early registration.

The SAS cancellation policy covers courses and conferences. If you are unable to attend the event for which you registered, please inform SAS as soon as possible. Fees are fully refundable if notification is received by phone, mail, or e-mail at least 8 calendar days prior to the scheduled start date of an event; after that (7 calendar days or less), the full event fee will be charged. Substitutions (name changes) are accepted at any time prior to the event. Transfers are accepted up to 24 hours before the event start date with a maximum of one transfer allowed per original transaction.

SAS Institute reserves the right to cancel course dates due to insufficient enrollment. Students will be notified of cancellations within 7 days of the course start date. If a course is cancelled for any reason, SAS will return prepaid registration fees. SAS is not responsible for airline penalties related to the cancellation of SAS courses or events. Please be aware of the airline restrictions regarding nonrefundable airline tickets when purchasing an airline ticket.

Class Info

Unless noted in the course confirmation letter, registration begins at 8:30 on the first morning of the course. Classes start at 9:00 a.m. and end by 4:00 or 5:00 p.m. each day.
  • Recording devices, including video and audio, are not permitted in the classroom.
  • For security reasons, SAS does not allow access to the internet or to e-mail from classroom computers.
  • Students attending SAS classes are not allowed to have children or guests accompany them.
  • Classroom temperatures do fluctuate. Please bring a light jacket or sweater to ensure your comfort level.
  • Smoking is prohibited in SAS training centers.

What Fees Cover

Registration fees cover all course materials and computer time for lecture/workshop courses.

Continuing Education Units

IACET
When you successfully complete SAS instructor-based training courses, you earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The CEU, a nationally recognized unit of measurement for continuing education courses, is defined as "10 contact hours of participation in an organized continuing education experience under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction."

CEUs give you units of measurement for professional development that can be accumulated and documented. SAS training course CEUs are accredited through the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). SAS complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, SAS is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

SAS awards 0.6 CEU units for each full day of classroom or Live Web training or 0.3 CEU units for each half-day Live Web session; therefore, for a training class running three full days or a Live Web course running 6 half-day sessions, you earn 1.8 CEUs.

Special Needs

If you have a disability requiring a reasonable accommodation, please send SAS a description (space is provided on the online registration form) of that accommodation along with your advance registration at least ten working days before the course begins.