UK HPC Training Providers

Links to not-for-profit providers of HPC training in the UK.

ARCHER Training The UK national supercomputing service, ARCHER, provides large amounts of HPC training that is free for all UK academics. Courses cover a range of abilities from beginner to advanced and are run at a variety of locations around the UK.

University of Bristol ACRC Training The Advanced Computing Research Centre (ACRC) at the University of Bristol runs a number of HPC training courses and the majority of their material is freely-available online for people to study remotely.

CUDA Programming (Mike Giles, Oxford) This is a 5-day hands-on course for students, postdocs, academics and others who want to learn how to develop applications to run on NVIDIA GPUs using the CUDA programming environment. All that is assumed is some proficiency with C and basic C++ programming. No prior experience with parallel computing is assumed.


Worldwide HPC Training Providers

Training may also be available to UK HPC users from other not-for-profit providers around the world.

PRACE Advanced Training Centers PRACE is the pan-European HPC infrastructure and they provide advanced HPC training from a variety of centres around Europe.