Upcoming Training

The list below shows the currently scheduled ARCHER2 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 ARCHER2 Service Desk.

Individual links to course provide more details on the content and prerequisites. Use the Register Link to sign up for a particular course.

Course Venue Dates Register Link
Message-Passing Programming with MPI Online Always open - self-service Register
Shared Memory Programming with OpenMP Online Always open - self-service Register
QM/MM with GROMACS + CP2K Online Always open - self-service Register
Message Passing programming with MPI Imperial College London 22 - 24 February 2023 10:00 - 17:30 (Day 1 and 2) 10:00 - 15:00 (Day 3) Register

Recent courses will be moved to the Materials repository shortly after they have ended including past Virtual Tutorials.

Courses marked with are fully booked but please complete the registration form to be added to the waiting list.

Details of the software you should have installed, in preparation for any of our courses, is listed on our software page.

When registering for one of our courses you agree to abide by the ARCHER2 Code of Conduct.

Eligibility for training

ARCHER2 training courses are provided free of charge to all academics, but attendance by non-academics would normally require a registration fee. However, we are not charging for attendance while we deliver all courses online due to government advice on social distancing.

Courses marked PRACE are also funded by PRACE and are free to everyone including commercial attendees.

We normally charge a fee for non-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 ARCHER2 Training Administrator.

ARCHER2 year three planned courses

Provisional schedule of planned courses. Brief details of the courses can be found on the Course Descriptions page.

November 2022 - January 2023 February 2023 - April 2023
Modern C++ for Computational Scientists
Data Carpentry
Introduction to package (tbc)
Advanced use of package (tbc)
Scientific Programming with Python
Software/Data carpentry
Understanding Package Performance
ARCHER2 for Data Scientists
ARCHER2 for Software Developers
ARCHER2 for Package Users
Message Passing Programming with MPI
Efficient use of the HPE Cray EX System

Once course details are confirmed, the course will be move up to the Upcoming Training section above.

Training updates mailing list

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Mailings will be sent approximately 1-2 times per month, your details will not be shared and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Online Training

Much of the ARCHER2 training material is available online. In particular, this includes material relevant to the ARCHER2 Driving Test.

On Successful completion of the ARCHER2 Driving Test you will be invited to apply for an account on ARCHER2 with a small allocation of core-hours to use over 12 months, enabling you to put your skills into practice.

Other Training

Support for training on ARCHER2

We are able to offer support and assistance 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.