Diploma In Financial Trading – Regional (Munster & Midlands)

This Diploma is for people who want to explore trading independently and take charge of their own trading strategies.

The course covers the primary principles of trading used by market professionals and is presented by IIFT’s team of in-house lecturers led by Peter Brown.

Peter’s clear and concise style garnered from over 25 years of trading experience is unique in trading education. Highlights of the course include:
• Trading styles, strategies, risk management, economic macro views and technical analysis.
• Advanced trading techniques, set-ups and edges developed by the team that have proved successful time and time again.
• How to execute trades and develop skills to take astute opportunities in the market.
• Continuous assessment to ensure essential learning goals achieved.
• At no extra cost, opportunity for continued support and mentoring at 4 quarterly Live Trading Days.
• Trading plan development to remove emotions from the pursuit of success.
The course is ideal for individuals who wish to explore developing a new Tax Free source of supplementary or full time income. It’s structured for beginners and people with some experience to develop the critical skills and disciplines to improve trading performance.

Cork: Radisson Blu, Little Island
Limerick: Castletroy Park Hotel
Midlands: Athlone Springs Hotel

Course Content

Introduction to Trading

• Learning what trading is really about.
• What it entails
• Requirements to develop earning potential

Risk Management

• Utilising your capital without exposing it to volatile swings

How The Markets Work

• Learning the inside track into how professional participants work the markets

Fundamental Analysis

• The development and maintenance of a macroeconomic view of the markets

Technical Analysis

• Advanced technical analysis techniques, essential in successful trading

Trading Strategies

• Professional trading strategies and techniques

Analysing Economic Data

• Economic news – how to interpret it and how to react


• Entry and Exit principles and techniques

Personalised Trading Strategies

• Strategies that suit your lifestyle

The Psychology of Trading

• Living with trading, the techniques that keep stress to a minimum

Platform Introduction

• Best Practice

Advanced Trading Techniques 1

• Gap Play trading techniques

Advanced Trading Techniques 2

• Trend catcher trading techniques

Advanced Trading Techniques 3

• Range trading trade techniques

Access to 4 quarterly live trading days (One Full Day of practical application of skills in a Live Trading environment)

CPD Accreditation
This course has received formal approval for CPD hours for QFA, CUA, CUG, LCOI, Chartered Bankers/CeB, LIA, Institute of Bankers (including Registered Stockbrokers).
Company Running the Activity Institute of Investing & Financial Trading
Event Name Diploma in Financial Trading
Topics Covered Technical Analysis, Risk Management, Fundamental
Analysis, Trading Strategies, Physchology of Trading, Trading Techniques, Regulation & Macro View
Event Date Monthly
Duration of Event 16 hours in total – one evening per week for 4 weeks
Accreditation No. for institute of Bankers Members 2012-1254
Venue See locations at top of the page
Presenters Peter Brown & Niall O’Connor.
Contact Name in Organisation Tomas Agnew
Formal CPD Hours Awarded for: QFAs 4
CUAs & CUGs 4
Chartered Bankers /
CPD Members of LIA & Institute of Bankers (including Registered
Hours Categories
4 3
Upcoming Courses – Various Locations
Buy on PayPal or Call 01 664 4034 (credit / debit card)
Limerick – (Castletroy Park Hotel)
30th May 2018
4 x Wednesdays 5:30 – 9:30pm

Cork – (Radisson Blu, Little Island)
Summer 2018
4 x Wednesdays 5:30 – 9:30pm

Athlone – (Athlone Springs Hotel)
Autumn 2018
4 x Wednesdays 5:30 – 9:30pm

If you’re not ready to book now and have a query, please phone 01 66 44 034 or use the form below.
Here is what people are saying about the course…
“This course has opened up a whole new world to me, being given the knowledge & tools to engage in financial trading without being intimidated, and the opportunity to financially benefit from same.”
Jason Clancy, WATERFORD.