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
Introduction to Scientific Programming using Python 6-7 Sept 2016 Oxford Register
Shared Memory Programming with OpenMP 8-9 Sept 2016 UCL Register
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

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
Object-Oriented Programming with Fortran N8
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

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