Professional Trader Courses - UK (Core Strategy)

Core Strategy

Core Strategy (5 Days):

Online Course also available in ten 3-hour sessions.

£4,000 including VAT

Core Strategy Part 2 (2 Days):

Online Course also available in four 3-hour sessions for Part 2 only.

£2,000 including VAT

Get Started with Your Financial Education

Trading is a competition between two sides where there is always a winner and a loser. In our Core Strategy courses, you will learn skills and techniques to help you buy and sell ETFs like a professional trader. We will teach you a simple, rules-based strategy which is designed to keep you on the winning side. This strategy helps you to identify key market turning points and major moves in advance. The Core Strategy courses (formerly known as Professional Trader) focus on stock trading using ETFs, although the skills and discipline you will learn are applicable to any asset class. The course is divided between Core Strategy (5 days) and Part 2 (2 days); which are taken together. We deliver powerful and fully interactive lectures led by a professional trader combined with live trading sessions focusing on market analysis and trade execution.

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What You Will Learn

  • The Zero Sum Game

    Trading is a transfer of money from those who don't know how the markets work, to those who do. Unlock the truth as you learn to identify two types of traders and recognise their activity on a price chart.

  • Professional Trading Platform

    Using professional tools is critical to ensure you get the best price and manage risk appropriately. Learn how the pros trade with a direct access workstation and Level II pricing data that shows you the power behind the markets in real time.

  • Charting and Technical Analysis

    Learn how to recognise an imbalance of supply and demand on a price chart in order to plan your entry and exit points. Identify which technical indicators are valuable odds-enhancers, and which can be safely ignored.

  • Your Personal Trading Plan

    Use advanced risk management techniques to ensure consistency in your trades and help take the emotions out of your decisions.

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

“An incredible course and a must for anyone who wants to take trading seriously. The Core Strategy is taught very thoroughly and you are guided throughout the process, not forgetting the life-time retake, you can always return to refresh your memory! ”

, June 2019

“Core is an inordinate wealth of knowledge which cannot be passed on from just skimming articles on websites and trying to ascertain on one's own. It takes true traders teaching fledgling traders the skills to survive on their own. In a sense, OTA teaches you the skill of fishing and gives you fish whilst you learn.”

, May 2019

“At first, I wasn't sure I had made the right decision due to my lack of knowledge in this field. After completing core strategy, I can say that it is what it is. Core strategy is very comprehensive, it empowers you to take control of your future. My class was a very diverse group from different professional backgrounds which made it interesting and fun. The instructor was very patient with us and supported us according to our needs and level.”

, May 2019

“The new Core Strategy is an adept education that both new and experienced traders will benefit from and provides a matching Course Book/Content that enables the student to prepare for, follow and review anything presented in the class. It is pitched with simplicity but also contains the right level of detail for more inquisitive minds - a great course, presented by a truly brilliant instructor in Louise Carr.”

, April 2019

“Excellent program, very thought through, suitable for both seasoned and beginner.”

, April 2019

“I entered OTA's core strategy not knowing anything about trading and I must say the level of teaching, the quality of the information was first class. I would have no hesitation in recommending OTA's Core Strategy to anybody who wishes to generate a second income and ultimately improve their lifestyle.”

, April 2019

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