SAS(r) Certified Base Programmer: A00-211: SAS® Base Programming for SAS®9

  • 11 Courses | 9h 26m 28s
  • 5 Books | 62h 29m
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Discover concepts of programming and data management using SAS(r)9 as you prepare for the SAS(r) Certified Base Programmer certification.


The SAS Environment

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The SAS Environment
There is a variety of SAS environments available to you as a SAS programmer, and the one you use will depend on the underlying SAS system. Explore SAS and the various systems, including the SAS Studio web interface.
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Introduction to Data Sets
Understanding the structure of SAS data sets and their uses is key to grasping the power of Base SAS. Explore the basics of data sets, including data libraries, SAS data, and common functions.
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Creating & Reading Data Sets
Before SAS software can process data, such as data saved in an Excel worksheet, it must be in the form of a SAS data set. Discover how to create data sets from various sources.
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Data Errors & Validation
If data values do not correlate to SAS statements, data errors will be detected during program execution. Explore data errors and the process of validating and cleaning data.
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Data Manipulation with SAS
Depending on the situation, you may need to manipulate a SAS data set to generate the desired analytical report. Explore the manipulation of data sets, including merging and combining sets.
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Creating Reports
Creating reports, visualizations, and charts from your data adds immediate impact, and lets your audience glean information quickly and effectively. Discover how to create impactful reports in SAS.
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Creating Summary Reports & Charts
Make your reports more effective by adding visualizations and charts! Here we show you how to include graphics, tables, and charts when creating reports in SAS.
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Inputs & Outputs
Effectively getting data into and out of SAS is key for a SAS programmer, and data will come in a variety of formats. Explore inputs and outputs from the SAS system.
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Data Manipulation & Debugging
An impressive feature of SAS is the assortment of functions that deal with character and numeric data. Explore various functions for data transformation, and some methods for debugging your programs.
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Working with DO Loops & Proc SQL
Loops are the key to some of the more powerful features of SAS programming. Discover how to work with DO loops and Proc SQL.
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Working with Arrays & Restructuring and Merging Data Sets
Merging data is a fundamental function of data manipution. Combining loops and arrays simplifies processing of repetitive data with minimal coding. Explore arrays and techniques for restructuring and combining data, including match merges.
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SAS Certified Specialist Prep Guide: Base Programming Using SAS 9.4
Including sample scenarios, chapter quizzes and solutions for both, this prep guide is for both new and experienced SAS users and covers all of the objectives that are tested on the exam.
book Duration 4h 53m book Authors By SAS Institute


SAS Certification Prep Guide: Base Programming for SAS9, Fourth Edition
New and experienced SAS users who want to prepare for the Base Programming for SAS 9 exam will find this complete guide to be an invaluable, convenient, and comprehensive resource that covers all of the objectives tested on the exam.
book Duration 6h 47m book Authors By SAS Institute


SAS 9.4 Macro Language Reference, Fourth Edition
Explaining how to increase the modularity, flexibility, and maintainability of your SAS code using the SAS macro facility, this book provides complete information about macro language elements, interfaces between the SAS macro facility and other parts of SAS software, and macro processing in general.
book Duration 6h 22m book Authors By SAS Institute


SAS 9.4 Language Reference: Concepts, Fifth Edition
Providing conceptual information for the Base SAS language, this resource discusses SAS keywords and naming conventions, SAS variables and expressions, error processing and debugging, SAS data sets and files, creating and customizing output, and much more.
book Duration 12h 34m book Authors By SAS Institute


Base SAS 9.4 Procedures Guide, Fifth Edition
Providing a complete reference for all Base SAS procedures, this guide provides information about what each procedure does and, if relevant, the kind of output that it produces.
book Duration 31h 53m book Authors By SAS Institute