Links to online tutorials on useful things such as: how to use unix based systems (like the HPRC), introduction to programming, data science, getting more out of your spreadsheets etc.

Software Carpentry

The Software Carpentry Organisation aims to teach basic software skills to researchers. They have a number of good online tutorials to teach programming, how to use unix systems (like the HPC), data management, spreadsheets, Matlab and more.

The Software Carpentry site can be found at Their online tutorials cover topics such as

There are many more besides - check them out at


One of the many companies offering on-line courses. You can pay and get certificates but often you can view the material and go at your own pace if you just interested in learning something. Udacity has courses on data science, introduction to programming, data analysis courses and more. See the course catalog on the site at