SAS® Programming 1: Essentials
This course is for users who want to learn how to write SAS programs to access, explore, prepare, and analyze data. It is the entry point to learning SAS programming for data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. It is a prerequisite to many other SAS courses. If you do not plan to write SAS programs and you prefer a point-and-click interface, you should attend the SAS® Enterprise Guide® 1: Querying and Reporting course.
This course can help prepare you for the following certification exam(s): SAS Base Programming for SAS 9, SAS Certified Clinical Trials Programmer Using SAS 9.Learn how to
Who should attendAnyone starting to write SAS programs
Before attending this course, you should have experience using computer software. Specifically, you should be able to
No prior SAS experience is needed.
This course addresses Base SAS software.
This course also addresses SAS/ACCESS Interface to PC Files.