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
Shared Memory Programming with OpenMP Online Always open - self-service Register
Computational Thermal Hydraulics using Code_Saturne Online 10 - 11 March 2021 13:15 - 12:30 PRACE Registration closed
Exploding, forming and disentangling stars with HPC Online Wednesday 10th March 2021 15:00 - 16:00 BST More details and join link
Message-passing programming with MPI Online 17, 22 and 24 March 2021 09:30 - 17:00 GMT, 09:30 - 15:00 GMT on final day PRACE Join waiting list
Introduction to HPC for Life Scientists Online 22nd-24th March 2021 10:00 - 16:00 GMT (11:00 - 17:00 CET) PRACE Join waiting list
Introduction to ARCHER2 for software developers Online 29 - 30 March 2021 10:00 - 16:00 Register

Recent courses will be moved to the Materials repository shortly after they have ended.

ARCHER2 year one planned courses

The following courses are provisionally planned for the first year of the ARCHER2 service and details of dates and locations may be subject to change. Once all details are finalised, the course will be moved up to the confirmed section above and registration opened.

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 our Training 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.

Training updates mailing list

If you would like to receive updates about our training by email please subscribe to our mailing list.

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 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 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.