Stock Market Trading Courses: Learn How to Trade Stocks Online or In-Person
Are you interested in online stock trading and learning how to buy and trade stocks? Have you ever wondered how to buy stock online?
Online Trading Academy is one of the most successful companies in helping people learn about the stock market, trading stocks, and smart investing strategies.
When you buy a stock, you own a piece of a publicly traded company.
Because of its popularity and available historical data, the stock market is a great place for a new trader or investor to find good stocks and begin trading.
It's important for beginning investors to understand stocks and how they are traded in the market.
Stock market trading also provides useful experience for trading other asset classes, such as futures or Forex.
In-person or online stock market courses, such as those taught at Online Trading Academy, can help you start investing and trading stocks with confidence and a methodical plan.
Online Stock Market Trading Classes
Online stock trading courses can be accessed from your home, office or any other location where broadband service and a computer workstation is available.
Learn the basics of stock trading and investing including live market examples from experienced traders.
Move on to interactive advanced classes for stocks, Forex, futures and other asset classes where you share the instructor’s desktop and exchange market ideas with other students.
In-Person Trading Classes
Learn live in the classroom at one of Online Trading Academy’s worldwide financial education centers.
You’ll have access to state-of-the art workstations where you can learn on a professional trading platform as you identify high-potential opportunities and track and analyze stock market trends.
Your instructors are professional traders who are also expert teachers.
As a bonus, you’ll enjoy the community of other people who share your goal of financial success through stock trading and investing.
Learn Stock Trading Strategies and Investing Strategies
"Buy and Hold" Trading
This is the passive approach used by many individual investors when they trade stocks or buy stocks online.
You choose a stock which you hope will go up in price and/or pays an attractive dividend, and plan to keep it indefinitely.
This approach is easy, but subject to losses if the market goes against you.
Active Stock Trading
This is the approach used by many traders and investors who want to maximize their opportunities and minimize their losses.
You don’t execute stock trades every day, but you monitor your holdings frequently and make adjustments where appropriate in your portfolio.
Day Trading (also called Short Term Trading or Momentum Trading)
Day trading is for the stock trader willing to devote a little time each day in return for the potential of regular income.
Technical analysis, stock market training, and experience helps them find good stocks to invest in where they can quickly open and close a position.
Learn About Trading Stocks with In-Person Trading Classes
Learn to trade and invest in stocks with guidance and instruction from the professionals at Online Trading Academy.
Our foundational stock trading course is Professional Trader, where you’ll learn how to trade stocks and how to invest in the stock market using professional-level skills and strategies regardless of your experience and trading style.
It includes live trading in the markets, where you'll learn how to trade stocks online under the guidance of an expert instructor who will teach you the ins-and-outs of how to do stock trading.
Beginning your stock education is easy; this stock market course is offered both in-person and online.
After completing it you can move on to advanced stock trading courses, or to another asset class, or to our Wealth Management track designed for longer-term results.
The prerequisite for the Professional Trader course is the Half-Day Class, a free introduction and orientation required for all incoming students.
To enroll in courses, you must first take a FREE Half-Day Class.
Additional Student Benefits
Pay For Your Education Through Tuition Rebates
Our broker/dealer partners offer tuition rebates in the form of reduced commissions when you trade through them.
For active traders and investors, the eventual cost of your stock market courses could be $0.
Get a Lifetime of Learning with Unlimited Retakes
We don’t expect you to learn it all the first time around. That’s why each Online Trading Academy on-location class comes with unlimited retakes for life.
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