The list below shows the currently scheduled ARCHER courses. Please follow the links in the list to find out more about the courses and to register.
If you would like us to provide a course on a particular topic and/or in a particular location then please contact us via the ARCHER helpdesk.
Individual links to course provide more details on the content and prerequisites. Click Register to sign up for a particular course.
|Modern Fortran||Wed 8 June 15:00||Online||Further info|
|Software Carpentry||9-10 June 2016||Belfast||Register|
|POpSiCLE: a PhOtoelectron SpeCtrum Library for lasEr-matter interactions.||Wed 15 June 15:00||Online||Further info|
|Performance Analysis workshop||6-8 July 2016||Cambridge||Register
Reg extended to
30 May 2016
ARCHER Summer School 2016
|• Hands-On Introduction to HPC||11-12 July 2016||EPCC, Edinburgh||Register|
|• Message-passing Programming with MPI||13-15 July 2016||EPCC, Edinburgh||Register|
The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
|Shared-Memory Programming with OpenMP||London|
|Object-Oriented Programming with Fortran|
|GPU Programming with CUDA||London|
|Advanced MPI||September 2016||Edinburgh|
|Hands-on Introduction to HPC|
|Message-Passing Programming with MPI||London|
|Practical Software Development|
Courses marked with † are fully booked but please complete the registration form to be added to the waiting list.
Eligibility for training
ARCHER courses are free to all academics.
If you are from a commercial organisation and wish to attend a particular course or arrange training at your site by the EPCC team then please contact the ARCHER Training Administrator.
An online Introduction to ARCHER and HPC is available. The material complements the Hands-on Introduction to HPC training course, provides revision and supplementary materials, and is also suitable for anyone already familiar with other HPC resources who wishes to learn about the specifics of ARCHER.
On completion of the Introduction to HPC course, whether as a taught course delivered by our trainers or by indepdently reading the online resources, you are encouraged to undertake the ARCHER Driving Test. On Successful completion of the ARCHER Driving Test you will be invited to apply for an account on ARCHER with 1200 kAUs to use over 12 months, enabling you to put your skills into practice.