ARC Training Sessions - Trinity 2022

Introduction to ARC, please click on the link below to open the registration form for next training session:
Wednesday 18th May 2022, 10.30 am - 12.00 pm 
Wednesday 15th June  2022,10.30am - 12.00 pm


The session is suitable for new ARC users and will include 

  • a quick introduction to the ARC computing facilities
  • practical experience with using the ARC systems

Training Prerequisites

Please ensure you are familiar with the ARC User Guide. Additionally, if you are unfamiliar with the Linux command line environment, a good quality Introduction to Linux reference is available online :

In order to connect to the University network, trainees may need to use the VPN service.  An alternative is to use the IT Services server; to activate an account on it a user first needs to go to and select 'Manage Linux Shell Account' situated towards the bottom of the page.

ARC- Effective Use of Clusters (for non-programmers)

Wednesday 25th May 10:30 - 12:00

This is a follow-on session to the Introduction to ARC training (above) which introduces more advanced concepts. You should have have an ARC account and a good understanding of ARC to get the most out of this training. 


ARC Drop-in sessions 

The ARC team plan to hold fortnightly drop-in sessions for ARC users during term time.
Future drop-in session dates are scheduled as follows:
At least one member of the ARC Team will be available in the drop-in session to respond to your queries.
Please note, the drop-in sessions should not be used as a replacement for submitting support ticket to the team; nor should it be used for inquiries related to existing support tickets.