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
Writing Scalable Parallel Applications using MPI 12-13 December 2016 Manchester Register

Course Materials
Cray Optimization Workshop: ARCHER and Knights Landing Jan 31 - Feb 2 2017 Bristol Register
ARCHER Champions Workshop 10 February 2017 Leeds Register
Shared-Memory Programming with OpenMP 29-31 March 2017 Southampton Register
Message-Passing Programming with MPI 26-28 April 2017 Southampton Register

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
Performance Analysis Workshop 8 - 10 February 2017 Southampton
Programming the Manycore Knights Landing Processor London
Data Carpentry Edinburgh
Data Carpentry London
Scientific Computing Edinburgh
and Online
Message-Passing Programming with MPI London
Introduction to Scientific Programming with Python London
Single-Sided Communications Warwick
Efficient Parallel IO on ARCHER Durham

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