Level 2 Certificate in Financial Trading - ZISHI

Level 2 Certificate in Financial Trading

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Level 2 Certificate in Financial Trading

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Course Overview

 

This course is 100% portfolio based on attaining a solid introduction to trading on financial markets and includes the required educational elements to progress onto further trading training courses. It is also a valuable step towards confidently securing a junior supporting role within the finance sector.

 

Learning Objectives

 

  • Gain a sound foundation of knowledge for operations in capital markets.
  • Attain a series of employer-friendly, transferable skills.
  • A valuable step towards securing a junior supporting role within the finance sector.
  • Empowers graduates to practically apply the knowledge, skills and insights gained through the course using a professional infrastructure.

 

Key Benefits

 

  • Fully Accredited & Ofqual Regulated
  • Trade real-time price data with Tier-1 front end trading systems
  • FX, commodities, Indices and Government Bonds
  • Employability skills session and industry overview
  • Potential roles include back-office support/administrator, trainee compliance officer, investment administration and trainee risk manager

Course Modules

 

Utilising the world-class ZISHI knowledge suite, students will undertake four key modules:

 

  • Introduction to financial asset classes and market forces
    Learners will develop foundation knowledge and skills to understand how financial market forces influence how the financial markets operate. They will also demonstrate an understanding of financial analysis at foundation level, as well as an appreciation for economic events both past and present and how they contextually relate to financial markets in the here and now.
  • Introduction to financial asset class products and underlying markets¬†
    The aim of this unit is to develop knowledge and understanding of the different types of financial asset classes and financial products and associated underlying markets. Students will develop a knowledge and understanding of the processes of speculation and risk mitigation.
  • Foundation financial trading strategies and associated risk
    Students will cultivate the understanding and skills to be able to recognise trading opportunities and execute basic trading strategies. Learners will build and maintain a trading plan of market trading activity.

    They will also develop an understanding of the associated risks with speculative trades, as well as effective risk mitigation via account management or the use of hedging techniques. Learners will progress towards a higher level of emotional intelligence and its relevance to trading.

  • Introduction to clearing, settlements and investment operations
    Students will develop a knowledge of global financial market exchanges, operations and the functions of clearinghouses. In conjunction, students will develop an understanding of back-office procedures, processes and effective risk mitigation.

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