Why OTA?

Educated Investing Starts Here

Invest in You

Learn to invest on your terms

Short-term income. Long-term wealth. And everything in between. Our students learn how professionals make money in the markets by gaining lifetime access to our classes, tools, resources, and online learning sessions, plus:

  • A step-by-step approach to trading and investing
  • Practice trading with our money in our Core Strategy Class
  • 40 worldwide campuses and 24/7 online education
  • 140 expert instructors providing expert instruction

Our education

One Strategy — Many Applications

Rules designed to find winning trades

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Core Strategy

OTA's patented Core Strategy identifies supply-and-demand imbalances in the market, allowing you to find high-probability, low-risk opportunities. It teaches principles applicable in Stocks, Futures, Forex, and Options, giving you the ways to generate short-term income and build long-term wealth.

Core Strategy Program

Class Is Always in Session

A blend of physical and online classes

  • On Location
  • Live! Online
  • On-Demand
  • Face-to-face interaction with students and teachers
  • Easy collaboration with other traders
  • Access to our workstations to learn best practices
  • Dedicated support from instructors and staff
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  • Attend anywhere you have online access
  • Larger selection of classes
  • Larger selection of instructors
  • Easy-to-use chat functionality
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  • Classes are recorded and posted online
  • Learn at your own pace, on your schedule
  • Pause, rewind, and skip ahead for easy note-taking
  • Access course materials via eBooks
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Immersive Student Experience

Learn to invest on your own, but never alone

online support team

World-Class Support

Your support team consists of an instructor team, dedicated Student Support Specialist, Education Counselor, and a virtual Customer Care Team, ensuring you get the coaching you need at both a financial education center, over the phone, or online.

student community


One of the most powerful benefits of student life at OTA is the ability to participate in our student community. There is something very special about being a part of a group of gifted and driven traders and investors who share their experiences and support one another every day.

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Take the next step to investing with confidence

Register today for a FREE INTRODUCTORY CLASS and start building the skills and knowledge designed to empower you to take control of your financial future.


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