Professional Options Trader

Students learning option trading in an Online Trading Academy options training course

Professional Options Trader (5 Days):

Online Course also available in ten 3-hour sessions.

$5,000

To enroll in courses, you must first take a FREE Power Trading Workshop.

Most options traders think they can profit by ignoring price direction, which is why most options traders lose money. In this core level options trading course you’ll learn how to apply our simple rules-based strategy to options trading in order to identify your own best entry and exit points. We don’t just teach the technical tools, we show you how to determine whether an option is overpriced or underpriced at any point and move quickly to maximize your profits!

You’ll learn options strategies that can be applied whether you intend to make options your primary asset class, or are using options trading as a way to balance and protect your portfolio. Each day's options trading course agenda contains powerful and fully interactive lectures led by a professional trader combined with live trading sessions focusing on market analysis and trade execution.

Prerequisites: Professional Trader Course, Parts 1 and 2.

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What You Will Learn

  • OTA Core Strategy

    Knowing price direction (market timing) is the single greatest edge for the options trader as your competition doesn't know how to do this properly.

  • Moneyness

    The significance of In the Money, At the Money and Out of the Money when you enter the trade at an options expiration date and everywhere in between.

  • Non-Level Playing Field

    Use measurements of changing risk ("The Greeks") to construct the right position for any market condition by predicting the future value of your options.

  • Risk Management

    Use options to manage risk in your portfolio through straddles, strangles, condors, butterflies and other tactics.

Who You Will Learn From

Our staff of professional instructors is composed of the best, most dedicated people you will ever meet. They will teach you trading fundamentals and advanced techniques like no one else. Each has a unique personality that will keep you on the edge of your seat, waiting for the next "golden nugget" of trading information.

What Students Are Saying

4.5 stars - based on 33 reviews

“This was the most well thought out, structured and organized class of a complex subject that was delivered in a simple and easy to understand manner with clear and concise reference materials that will make it easy for me to practice and implement the methodologies that were taught in class.”

, June 2014

“If there is a better way to gain trading knowledge faster and cheaper, I don't know what it is. Being able to take the classes several times is invaluable. The caliber of the instructors is incredible. Thank you.”

, June 2014

“The options training revealed what I've been doing wrong and has demystified some of the more in-depth strategies behind options trading.”

, May 2014

“This course provided the confidence I needed to become a successful options trader. Jose was a fantastic instructor and I would recommend this course to others.”

, May 2014

“Great course which teaches you how to really take the guess work out of what option to trade and when. Now I just need to practice a whole bunch, but I know what I "should" be doing now.”

, April 2014

“Options is a difficult subject. Online Trading Academy has presented the subject matter in an understandable manner.”

, March 2014
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