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
Supercomputing provided by EPCC with PRACE Running now Online MOOC Join: Free
eCSE05-05 Webinar: Open source exascale multi-scale framework for the UK solid mechanics community Wednesday 29th March 15:00 Online More info
Single-Sided PGAS Communications Libraries 27-28 March 2017 Warwick Register
Efficient Parallel IO on ARCHER 29-30 March 2017 Durham Register
Shared-Memory Programming with OpenMP 29-31 March 2017 Southampton Register
Programming the Manycore Knights Landing Processor 3-4 April 2017 Leeds Register
Hands-on Porting and Optimisation Workshop: Making the most of ARCHER 4 April 2017 Birmingham Register
Message-Passing Programming with MPI 19-21 April 2017 Southampton Register
Introduction to Scientific Programming with Python 24-25th April 2017 Swansea Register
Software Carpentry 9-10 May 2017 Edinburgh Register
Data Carpentry 11-12 May 2017 Edinburgh Register
Scientific Computing 31st May, 7th, 14th & 21st June 2017 Edinburgh
and Online
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Data Analytics with HPC 29-30 June 2017 Portsmouth Register

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
ARCHER Summer School 2017
• Hands-on Introduction to HPC 10-11 July 2017 Edinburgh
• Message-passing Programming with MPI 12-14 July 2017 Edinburgh
Data Carpentry London
Introduction to Scientific Programming with Python 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