Professional Futures Trader - Canada

E-mini Futures Course

Professional Futures Trader (5 Days):

Online Course also available in ten 3-hour sessions.

$5,000 Cdn.

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This course lays a foundation for students who want to trade futures as their preferred asset class or as part of a multi-asset trading strategy. It provides an overview of the five major groups of futures markets—Equity Index Futures, Treasury Futures, Energy and Metal Futures, Commodity Futures, and Forex Futures—and the unique characteristics of each. The student will gain a strategic edge by combining powerful skill-building lessons and hands-on live market trading sessions. No heavy math or advanced economics is required.

Prerequisites: Core Strategy.

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What You Will Learn

  • Futures Fundamentals

    Understand the unique language and rules of futures trading and how to apply the core strategy for maximum advantage.

  • Controlling Risk

    Learn how to manage exposure through such factors as sizing, duration and frequency combined with daily mark-to-market accounting.

  • Tax Advantage

    Find out how to get high leverage potential plus favorable tax treatment under IRC 1256 (short-term gains taxed at long-term rates).

  • Technical Tools

    Use trendlines, charts and other tools to distinguish strength and weakness and choose the ideal entry and exit points.

Who You Will Learn From

Our staff of professional instructors is composed of the 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

“Doing the Futures class with John Rowland has allowed me to gain information about the world of Futures Trading that I didn't expect. The instructor did an amazing job of educating us on the true reality of being a speculator. I would definitely recommend this course and the Toronto site to futures traders.”

, March 2017

“I found that the Futures Class taught by John Rowland was one of the best structured, well presented and technically informative classes I have ever attended. The class was taught at a speed where all could follow, all questions could be answered and new techniques could be understood. John was a well spring of information on Futures Trading and gave the class an insight on what transpires on both sides of a trade. ”

, March 2017

“OTA will provide you the best opportunity for success proving you are committed and dedicated to executing what you're taught. Easy to follow and understand the content. It's a lot of information to absorb but the support that is available at the completion of the course will reinforce all course material.”

, February 2017

“I enjoyed the Futures course. Practical exercises reinforced the steps that a student needs to take to place a Futures trade, utilizing the trading platform. Instructor was knowledgeable and had very good teaching skills, along with a sense of humor. I feel more confident when buying or selling in the markets.”

, December 2016

“This Futures class was very beneficial. I would recommend it to anyone.”

, April 2016

“I can't believe how rich in information this session was! So great!”

, November 2015

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