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
Programming the Manycore Knights Landing Processor 31 Oct - 1 Nov 2017 Cambridge Register
Performance portability on
current and upcoming architectures
Wednesday 8th November 2017 14:00 GMT
N.B. one hour earlier than normal.
Online Details
Single-node Performance Optimisation 6 - 7 November 2017 Oxford Register
GPU Programming with CUDA 21-22 November 2017 Daresbury Register
Hands-on Introduction to HPC for Life Scientists 29 Nov - 1 Dec 2017 EPCC, Edinburgh Register
Hands-on Introduction to HPC 4-5 December 2017 Alan Turing Institute London Register
Software Carpentry 11-12 December 2017 Imperial College London Register
Advanced OpenMP
(in conjuction with INTERTWinE)
12-14 December 2017 Imperial College London Register

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

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.