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.
|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|
|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.
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.