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.

Advanced OpenMP 2-4 August 2016 Bristol Register
Introduction to Scientific Programming using Python 6-7 Sept 2016 Oxford Register
Advanced MPI 29-30 Sept 2016 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 N8
GPU Programming with CUDA London
Single-Node Performance Optimisation N8
Data Carpentry Edinburgh
Hands-on Introduction to HPC N8
Writing Scalable Parallel Applications using MPI N8
Message-Passing Programming with MPI London
Practical Software Development Sept RAL

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

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.

Past courses

Past courses are listed here. Virtual tutorials are listed here.

Other Training