Summer Trading School
|Mode of attendance||Trading Floor|
|Intake Dates:||July | August|
|Level of experience||No experience needed|
|Age||16-18 years old|
Our Summer Trading School has been designed for school leaver’s undergraduates and postgraduate students who are looking to develop their careers in finance.
Our Summer Trading School can be taken alongside your existing studies to improve your financial knowledge and trading skills. This course requires no prior knowledge of trading or financial markets, building up your understanding of the area from fundamental principles.
Candidates will be introduced to several different approaches for building trading strategies and will gain a practical knowledge of financial market trading. You will look at a day in the life of a trader and get an overview of fundamental analysis, technical analysis and evaluations of macroeconomic data releases. The programme will also approach trading psychology and how this can affect trading performance, as well as introducing you to live markets and encouraging you to trade on a simulated account with the support of the mentoring team.
Taught by LAT’s expert lecturers, our faculty have the knowledge and vast experience in the trading sector. Which will provide you with an excellent base in financial trading.
LAT is a centre of trusted educators on a variety of financial subjects with a proven track record of teaching graduates and professionals across the sector. The Summer Trading School’s Internship programme will improve your knowledge and competencies in this area which will enhance your employability.
What will you learn?
- How political and fundamental news affect financial markets
- How to understand currency, commodity and major indices markets
- How technical analysis is used to create a structured trading plan
- How to manage trading risks
Who is this course for?
Whether you wish to trade from home, become a City professional or just want to give your CV a boost, this course is perfect for all.