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
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
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 Note new date: previously advertised as 26-28 April Southampton Register
Introduction to Scientific Programming with Python 24-25th April 2017 Swansea Register
Data Carpentry 9-10 May 2017 Edinburgh
Software Carpentry 11-12 May 2017 Edinburgh
Data Analytics with HPC 29-30 June 2017 Portsmouth

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
Data Carpentry London
Scientific Computing June 2017 Edinburgh
and Online
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