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ATAA Courses

The ATAA offers a range of courses on Technical Analysis, aimed at both new and experienced traders and investors.

Introductory Technical Analysis course

For those new to Technical Analysis, there is an introductory course that covers the basics of charting, trend analysis, and risk management. The ATAA Introductory Technical Analysis course is designed to introduce individuals to the world of technical analysis and equip them with the knowledge and skills necessary to start applying technical analysis to their investment decisions.

The course is divided into several modules and covers topics such as market structure, chart patterns, technical indicators and risk management. Each module includes a combination of theory and practical exercises to ensure that participants have a solid understanding of the material and can apply it in real-world situations.

The course is suitable for beginners with little to no prior knowledge of technical analysis, as well as those who are looking to refresh their knowledge or learn new techniques.

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Home Study Course

The ATAA Home Study Course is a comprehensive technical analysis course designed to help individuals gain a deep understanding of technical analysis and improve their trading skills. The course is specifically designed for those who wish to obtain the internationally recognized IFTA CFTe qualification.

The course is delivered online, and students are provided with comprehensive study materials, including video lectures, study notes, and exercises.

The course is self-paced, and students can complete it at their own speed. Upon completion of the course, students can take the IFTA CFTe Level I examination, which is a globally recognized qualification in technical analysis.

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IFTA Certified Financial Technician Qualification

IFTA CFTe stands for International Federation of Technical Analysts Certified Financial Technician. The CFTe certification demonstrates the candidate's proficiency in technical analysis and is an indication of their commitment to the field. The certification program is designed to equip candidates with the knowledge and skills required to analyze financial markets using technical analysis tools and techniques. It is aimed at professionals who want to enhance their skills and knowledge in technical analysis and is recognized by many financial institutions and trading firms around the world.

The program is based on a comprehensive curriculum covering various aspects of technical analysis, including charting, indicators, oscillators, Elliott Wave analysis, and more. The CFTe program consists of two levels of certification, each with its own set of requirements and exams. Candidates can take the exams online or in-person at designated exam center's. The CFTe program is administered by the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA), a non-profit organization that promotes the development and practice of technical analysis worldwide.

In this video, Dr. Gregor Bauer discusses the CFTe and how candidates can best prepare for the exams.

Click here for more information on the IFTA administered CFTe.