Advanced SAS Macro

Standard Course
£350 +VAT
per delegate
Course duration: 1 Day

After one day of instructor led tuition attendees will be able to:

  • Apply best practices when designing and programming SAS macros;
  • Understand when to use advanced DATA step functions to work with SAS Macro Language;
  • Ensure macros developed are resilient and robust;
  • Use advanced SAS file input and output functions with SAS Macro Language.

Who is it for?

Programmers who wish to extend their knowledge of the SAS Macro Language. The course focuses specifically on applying best practices when developing macros, advanced DATA step techniques and the use of SAS file I/O functions.


What you will learn

  • Writing Reusable Macros
  • Modular Programming
  • Design Considerations
  • Passing Values between Macros
  • Debugging

  • Introduction
  • Using Table Functions
  • Using Directory Functions
  • Using File Functions

  • Parameter Validation
  • Macro Quoting Functions

  • Call EXECUTE
  • Call SET
  • RESOLVE Function (Optional)
  • DOSUBL Function (Optional)

Advanced SAS Macro Course Dates

Our courses are live instructor-led and can be attended virtually or at our office.

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