SAS Training in Chennai

SAS Course in Chennai

SAS Training

Are you in the search of Best SAS Training Institute in Chennai? Learn Statistical Analysis System (SAS) from SLA that provides SAS certification and 100% assured placements. Call +91 86087 00340 for free demo!

What is SAS?

Statistical Analysis Software is the acronym of SAS. It is a business analytics software suite that is created and implemented by SAS Institute. SAS is primarily applied for advanced analytics, predictive analysis, business intelligence etc. When you get the SAS Training from SLA, you will have practical experience on various SAS functions. Data handling is a main feature of SAS and you will be provided with practical classes on the same.

Why SAS Training ?

SAS is one of the oldest data analytical tools in the (Software)  industry. It is thus experienced in integrating top data warehousing, analytics and business intelligence application which can be ultimately used to extract intelligence from huge sets of data.

SAS is progressing in such a way that the future of it is apparently promising. It will take up a significant role in the big data revolution. This suite is applied in 145 countries in various domains including market research, banking, financial analysis etc. With the growing popularity of SAS there is huge demand for SAS professionals throughout the globe. SLA is best IT training institute providing SAS Training in Chennai for both seasoned professionals and freshers.

Job Opportunity for SAS

In India, the scope of SAS is really great. It holds huge share in analytics domain. There is a great scope for SAS among freshers. Banks, insurance and financial service companies use SAS. The course at SLA is affordable and can be worked around a suitable timing. The course is also job-oriented according to the pertinent departments in a company.

The SAS Software Suite Consists of More than 200 Components. Some of the SAS Components are:

  • Base SAS – Basic procedures and data management
  • SAS/STAT – Statistical analysis
  • SAS/GRAPH – Graphics and presentation
  • SAS/OR – Operations research
  • SAS/ETS – Econometrics and Time Series Analysis
  • SAS/IML – Interactive matrix language
  • SAS/AF – Applications facility
  • SAS/QC – Quality control
  • SAS/INSIGHT – Data mining
  • SAS/PH – Clinical trial analysis
  • Enterprise Miner – data mining
  • Enterprise Guide – GUI based code editor & project manager
  • SAS EBI – Suite of Business Intelligence Applications
  • SAS Grid Manager – Manager of SAS grid computing environment

Who can do SAS Certification Training?

  • Any MCA or Engineering graduate
  • Aspiring graduates coming from B.Sc background
  • Developers
  • Information Architects
  • Business Analysts
  • Analytics Managers

However, even if you don’t have a degree in computer science it doesn’t matter. All that is mainly required is logical thinking and dedication.


There are no hard prerequisites to learn SAS. You can just enroll for the course. However, the Knowledge of statistics and SQL will be useful:

SAS Course Duration and Fees

The SAS Course Duration is 60 hours and the courses are classified as regular, weekend and fasttrrack classes. The course fees is economical and can be paid in two installments.

SAS Course Duration
TrackRegular TrackWeekend TrackFast Track
Course Duration30 – 40 Days5 WeekendsAccording to your Convenience
Hours2 hours a day6 hours a dayFits your Requirements
Training ModeLive ClassroomLive ClassroomLive Classroom

SAS Training Syllabus:

The course syllabus is prepared in a meticulous manner keeping in mind the latest advancements. Check below for the detailed syllabus

  • The SAS Language
  • SAS Data Sets
  • The Two Parts of a SAS Program
  • The DATA Step’s Built-in Loop
  • Choosing a Mode for Submitting SAS Programs
  • Windows and Commands in the SAS Windowing Environment
  • Submitting a Program in the SAS Windowing Environment
  • Reading the SAS Log
  • Viewing Your Results in the Output Window
  • Creating HTML Output
  • SAS Data Libraries
  • Viewing Data Sets with SAS Explorer
  • Using SAS System Option
  • Methods for Getting Your Data into SAS
  • Entering Data with the Viewtable Window
  • Reading Files with the Import Wizard
  • Telling SAS Where to Find Your Raw Data
  • Reading Raw Data Separated by Spaces
  • Reading Raw Data Arranged in Columns
  • Reading Raw Data Not in Standard Format
  • Selected Informats
  • Mixing Input Styles
  • Reading Messy Raw Data
  • Reading Multiple Lines of Raw Data per Observation
  • Reading Multiple Observations per Line of Raw Data
  • Reading Part of a Raw Data File
  • Controlling Input with Options in the INFILE Statement
  • Reading Delimited Files with the DATA Step
  • Reading Delimited Files with the IMPORT Procedure
  • Reading PC Files with the IMPORT Procedure
  • Reading PC Files with DDE
  • Temporary versus Permanent SAS Data Sets
  • Using Permanent SAS Data Sets with LIBNAME Statements
  • Using Permanent SAS Data Sets by Direct Referencing
  • Listing the Contents of a SAS Data Set
  • Creating and Redefining Variables
  • Using SAS Functions
  • Selected SAS Functions
  • Using IF-THEN Statements
  • Grouping Observations with IF-THEN/ELSE Statements
  • Subsetting Your Data
  • Working with SAS Dates
  • Selected Date Informats, Functions, and Formats
  • Using the RETAIN and Sum Statements
  • Simplifying Programs with Arrays
  • Using Shortcuts for Lists of Variable Names
  • Using SAS Procedures
  • Subsetting in Procedures with the WHERE Statement
  • Sorting Your Data with PROC SORT
  • Printing Your Data with PROC PRINT
  • Changing the Appearance of Printed Values with Formats
  • Selected Standard Formats
  • Creating Your Own Formats Using PROC FORMAT
  • Writing Simple Custom Reports
  • Summarizing Your Data Using PROC MEANS
  • Writing Summary Statistics to a SAS Data Set
  • Counting Your Data with PROC FREQ
  • Producing Tabular Reports with PROC TABULATE
  • Adding Statistics to PROC TABULATE Output
  • Enhancing the Appearance of PROC TABULATE Output
  • Changing Headers in PROC TABULATE Output
  • Specifying Multiple Formats for Data Cells in PROC TABULATE Output
  • Producing Simple Output with PROC REPORT
  • Using DEFINE Statements in PROC REPORT
  • Creating Summary Reports with PROC REPORT
  • Adding Summary Breaks to PROC REPORT Output
  • Adding Statistics to PROC REPORT Output
  • Concepts of the Output Delivery System
  • Tracing and Selecting Procedure Output
  • Creating SAS Data Sets from Procedure Output
  • Using ODS Statements to Create HTML Output
  • Using ODS Statements to Create RTF Output
  • Using ODS Statements to Create PRINTER Output
  • Customizing Titles and Footnotes
  • Customizing PROC PRINT Output with the STYLE= Option
  • Customizing PROC REPORT Output with the STYLE= Option
  • Customizing PROC TABULATE Output with the STYLE= Option
  • Adding Traffic-Lighting to Your Output
  • Selected Style Attributes
  • Modifying a Data Set Using the SET Statement
  • Stacking Data Sets Using the SET Statement
  • Interleaving Data Sets Using the SET Statement
  • Combining Data Sets Using a One-to- One Match Merge
  • Combining Data Sets Using a One-to- Many Match Merge
  • Merging Summary Statistics with the Original Data
  • Combining a Grand Total with the Original Data
  • Updating a Master Data Set with Transactions
  • Using SAS Data Set Options
  • Tracking and Selecting Observations with the IN= Option
  • Writing Multiple Data Sets Using the OUTPUT Statement
  • Making Several Observations from One Using the OUTPUT Statement
  • Changing Observations to Variables Using PROC TRANSPOSE
  • Using SAS Automatic Variables
  • Macro Concepts
  • Substituting Text with Macro Variables
  • Creating Modular Code with Macros
  • Adding Parameters to Macros
  • Writing Macros with Conditional Logic
  • Writing Data-Driven Programs with CALL SYMPUT
  • Debugging Macro Errors
  • Examining the Distribution of Data with PROC UNIVARIATE
  • Producing Statistics with PROC MEANS
  • Testing Categorical Data with PROC FREQ
  • Examining Correlations with PROC CORR
  • Using PROC REG for Simple Regression Analysis
  • Reading the Output of PROC REG
  • Using PROC ANOVA for One-Way Analysis of Variance
  • Reading the Output of PROC ANOVA
  • Graphical Interfaces for Statistical Analysis
  • Methods for Exporting Your Data
  • Writing Files Using the Export Wizard
  • Writing Delimited Files with the EXPORT Procedure
  • Writing PC Files with the EXPORT Procedure
  • Writing Raw Data Files with the DATA Step
  • Writing Delimited and HTML Files using ODS
  • Sharing SAS Data Sets with Other Types of Computers
  • Writing SAS Programs That Work
  • Fixing Programs That Don’t Work
  • Searching for the Missing Semicolon
  • Note: INPUT Statement Reached Past the End of the Line
  • Note: Lost Card
  • Note: Invalid Data
  • Note: Missing Values Were Generated
  • Note: Numeric Values Have Been Converted to Character (or Vice Versa)
  • DATA Step Produces Wrong Results but No Error Message
  • Introduction To SAS/ SQL
  • Features
  • Uses
  • Terminology
  • Data Types, Key Words, & Operators
  • Functions, Predicates
  • Formatting Output
  • Group By Clause
  • Order By Clause
  • Having Clause
  • Case Expression And Conditional Logic
  • Creating ,Populating & Deleting Tables
  • Alter Table Statement
  • Changing Column’s Length
  • Joins
  • Constraints
  • Renaming A Table & Columns
  • Views
Why SLA for SAS Training?
  • Free demo session that acts as the perfect prelude to the quality of training
  • Training offered by specialists with profound experience (Working professionals having real time experience)
  • Infrastructure and lab facilities that are par excellence, and classes (offering the Training) at affordable fees.
  • The interview preparation and imparting of life skills come under a single package along with technical training .
  • Unswerving assistance for SAS certifications.
  • Individual attention to cater to the specific requirements of the aspiring candidates
  • Customized syllabus that is appropriate for both freshers and experienced professionals.
  • Classes consists of practical exercises (training) with and real-time examples
  • Offering real-time experience in live projects to garner industry exposure.
Students Speak

They understand the student’s needs! I was a beginner and I lacked the basics though I have attended SAS training earlier! Softlogic training institute was fantastic! No words to express how I feel after the training program! The trainer was totally efficient, and the SAS training was just superb! Good coaching and placement assistance from this IT institute too!

— Aswin

All those looking to take up analytics courses, I totally recommend Softlogic Academy! I was looking for a shift to the analytics department, hence my friend recommended this institute, for me to begin my SAS training here! I can’t thank this IT training institute enough for the amazing experience it has been to learn SAS in this place! Engaging class and very inspiring instructors! You will never feel bored with their practical sessions and the content and course material provided by them were very easy to understand! The instructors encourage you and share great insights! Thank You SLA, for bringing a great change in my professional life!

— Yashwanth

Took a free demo SAS class to see the training, and I was totally impressed! I was in advanced level, and I required some more updates to my SAS knowledge! Have to say, they have the best trainers in this place! If you are searching for a good SAS Training in Chennai, Choose Softlogic as it is undoubtedly the best!

— Pavithra

Best SAS Training institute in Chennai for earning your SAS course certificate. Great training atmosphere and more than sufficient programming practise sessions to help you become very confident in data analytics. They have affordable fees for their training classes and also help you to successfully complete the course!

— Joseph A