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
Message-Passing Programming with MPI 19-21 April 2017 Southampton Course Material
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Introduction to Scientific Programming with Python 24-25th April 2017 Swansea Register
UK Supercomputing, Data Science and EPCC's MSc Programmes in HPC
(not an ARCHER event but potentially of interest to ARCHER users).
26th April 2017 12:30 BST Online More info
eCSE06-04 Implementation of generic solving capabilities in ParaFEM 26th April 2017 15:00 BST Online More info
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
ARCHER Summer School 2017
Hands-on Introduction to HPC 10-11 July 2017 Edinburgh Register
Message-passing Programming with MPI 12-14 July 2017 Edinburgh Register
 
Shared-Memory Programming with OpenMP 1-2 Aug 2017 Oxford Register

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
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