Training

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.

Upcoming Courses

Individual links to course provide more details on the content and prerequisites. Click Register to sign up for a particular course.

CourseDatesVenueRegister
Practical Software Development 28-29 Sept 2016 RAL, Didcot Register
Advanced MPI 29-30 Sept 2016 Edinburgh Register
GPU Programming with CUDA 11-12 Oct 2016 UCL Register
Using KNL on ARCHER Wed 12 Oct 2016 15:00 BST Online More info
Multi-resolution modelling of
biological systems in LAMMPS
Wed 19 Oct 2016 15:00 BST Online More info
Data Carpentry 2-3 November 2016 Edinburgh Register
Single-Node Performance Optimisation 28-29 November 2016 Manchester Register

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
Message-Passing Programming with MPI 30 Nov - 2 Dec 2016 Imperial College London
Object-Oriented Programming with Fortran N8
Hands-on Introduction to HPC Durham
Writing Scalable Parallel Applications using MPI Manchester

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.

Online Training

Much of the ARCHER training material is available online. In particular, this includes material relevant to 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 (80,000 core-hours) to use over 12 months, enabling you to put your skills into practice.

Other Training