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Intro to Energy Trading for the Non-Trader

This one-day course will help you develop a solid foundation in energy trading by examining all of the instruments, tools and techniques available to the energy trader today. You’ll explore the nuances and quirks specific to various energy markets, understand the risks and rewards across sectors and develop a macro view designed to improve your trading knowledge and help you understand successful energy trading programs.

Full Course Description
  • The basics and fundamentals of energy trading, including the vocabulary of trading and the who, what, why and how of trading.
  • Technical and fundamental analysis; how and when to combine the two.
  • Real-time trading examples for energy commodities using the various technical tools and techniques.
  • What the various energy trading instruments, tools and techniques are and what is encompassed in the profession of energy trading.
  • How all of the tools and techniques work.

This EMI program on energy trading has been designed for the “non-trader”. The course is applicable to mid and back-office personnel in all levels of the energy infrastructure. Individuals in every functional support area of responsibility who are impacted by trading operations will benefit from this program. Employees providing mid and back-office support such as marketing, sales, IT, strategy, research, engineering, supply and distribution, trading risk management, purchasing, financial and accounting will find the course highly beneficial.

Industry Segment
Course Level
Introductory
CPE Credits
8
EMI Credits
3