This course is for SAS programmers who prepare data for analysis. The comparisons of manipulation techniques and resource cost benefits are designed to help programmers choose the most appropriate technique for their data situation. It focuses on the components of the SAS macro facility and how to design, write, and debug macro systems. Emphasis is placed on understanding how programs with and without macro code are processed. It also covers how to process SAS data using Structured Query Language (SQL). This course helps you prepare you for the following certification exam(s): SAS Certified Advanced Programmer for SAS 9. Candidates who earn this credential must have a SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS®9 credential and then take and pass the SAS Advanced Programming for SAS®9 exam.
Targeted towards: Business analysts and SAS programmers.
SAS Macro Language 1: Essentials
SAS SQL 1: Essentials
SAS Programming 3: Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies