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
ARCHER Champions workshop 26-27 June 2017 STFC Daresbury Register
Data Analytics with HPC 29-30 June 2017 Portsmouth Course materials
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
Virtual Tutorial: Version Control 19 July 2017 Online More info
 
Shared-Memory Programming with OpenMP 1-2 Aug 2017 Oxford Register
Supercomputing Online Starts 28 Aug 2017 Details

The following courses are provisional and details of dates and locations may be subject to change.
Data Carpentry London
HPC for Biologists EPCC, Edinburgh
Message-passing programming with MPI 31 Aug -1 Sept 2017 Exeter
HPC for womENcourage Barcelona
Message-passing programming with MPI 11-12 September 2017 York
Advanced MPI Nov / Dec 2017 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

Support for training on ARCHER

We are able to offer support and asistance for external training on ARCHER: Find out how we can help and how to let us know what you are planning at our External courses page.