There are many advantages to doing SAS training online. Many people do not consider doing it online, but just do a classroom based course. However, online courses can be very much better in many ways.
Obviously you want to make sure that you use a company that can train you well. One that has a lot of years of experience, good reviews and is well known is a good way to tell which company will be the best. There are many out there and once you find one and start training online, you will understand the advantages of online courses.
With a classroom based course, you have to complete the course at the required time. You have to study during that particular day and you will be likely to be with other people as well. You may get the opportunity to ask questions but it is possible that questions will come to you once the course has finished and then you have no opportunity to ask. You may also find that as there are others asking questions that you may not get a chance. You may find that things move along too fast or too quickly for you and you do not get the opportunity to study the things you really want to focus on in enough depth.
With an online course you can work through things more at your own pace. If you want to stop and study something in more depth then you will be able to do this. If you want to rush through parts that you might already know so that you have time to spend on parts you are less familiar you are, then you can. You are also able to study at a time that is convenient to you. This means that you can choose a time when you are in the mood for studying so you will be able to take things in better. You can choose an evening, morning weekend or whenever you find that you can concentrate the best. You can break the work down into smaller parts so that you can take it in more easily, if you find that works. You may find that by studying at home you are able to relax more, take more breaks and generally enjoy it more.
It is sometimes the case that an online course can be cheaper as well. This can be helpful if you are paying for your own training. Do not worry that the quality of teaching ill not be so good though. As long as you choose the right training company then you should be confident in their abilities to provide you with the right material and teach you in a professional manner.