ABOUT ALPHA ACADEMIC
Alpha Academic has established itself as a leading education provider in the City of London. Our unique trading course are led by a practising market maker, and our algorithmic trading courses are led by a former consultant to Microsoft, and we regularly invite leading industry bodies to deliver guest lectures.
ABOUT THE ADVANCED FINANCIAL TRADING PROGRAMME
Throughout this programme, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of trading the financial markets. They will also develop the ability to apply practically the knowledge, understanding and skills to actively trade the financial markets through the use of a professional trading platform. In parallel, learners will develop their communication skills, professional conduct skills and time management skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Research skills will also be highly developed.
Within the mandatory units, learners are required to complete set research tasks based on current economic activity and complete a daily diary of their learning activity, showing how this has been implemented into real time trading decisions. Alongside this, a real time portfolio of activity is a mandatory requirement to track the learner’s progress and determine the learner’s understanding and implementation of the knowledge required to attain professional competence.
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in a range of financial services roles, for example, Financial Trader, Compliance officer, Investment administrator.
WHO SUPPORTS THE PROGRAMME?
This qualification has been developed collaboratively with employers and key stakeholders in the financial sector.
If you would like to learn more about the Advanced Financial Trading Programme, please contact us via:
Phone: 020 3490 9730