Bachir Chaaya

Online Trading Academy
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After completing college, Bachir Chaaya went on to join a leading Oil and Gas services company where he had his first exposure to the trading of Crude Oil and Natural Gas futures contracts.

His first contact with Online Trading Academy was in 2008, where he immediately realized the value of the material offered and became a Mastermind Community member soon after. Under the mentorship of some of the best Online Trading Academy instructors, Bachir was well positioned to accelerate his learning curve, and in 2011 he resigned from his day job and became a full time professional trader.

Bachir is a very disciplined and rule based trader. As an Instructor, he places great emphasis on psychology, risk management, and having a specific trade plan. He uses a lot of real life examples to simplify and better deliver the concepts of supply and demand and uses live demo trades in class to emphasize the validity of these concepts.

  • Mastermind Instructor
  • Online Excellence Award


  • Masters in Mechanical Engineering, American University of Beirut
  • Former Project Engineer for construction of gas processing plants


  • US Markets


  • Forex
  • Futures
  • Graduate Programs
  • Mastermind Community
  • Options
  • Stocks


  • Online Trading Academy graduate
  • Hour with the Pros


Beirut, Lebanon

What Students Are Saying

“Enjoyed Mr. Bachir's style of transferring his knowledge to us. It is systematic and detailed. Thank you very much.”

, November 2019

“I truly enjoyed this futures course taught by Bachir. He is very thorough and knowledgeable. Definitely shows that he has a vast level of knowledge and experience. He transferred this knowledge effectively. Great course and great instructor.”

, November 2019

“I thoroughly enjoyed Bachir’s class; the pace and content of the training was very brilliant. I would truly recommend him as an instructor. His hands-on and practical approach was enriching.”

, September 2019

“Bachir is a very dedicated and experienced instructor and no question is too silly. He has the patience of a saint and I have learnt so much this week.”

, September 2019

“Bachir’s Options class was excellent, and he made it very easy for us to absorb and understand the material.”

, July 2019

“I found the program useful and very informative. Bachir, our instructor, was very patient and helpful in guiding us to grasp all the essential concepts and applying the same in practice.”

, July 2019

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