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Learn from an award-winning, dual accredited provider of financial trading education.  With LAT, you can fit your studies around work commitments through our flexible online courses.  Whether you are interested in stock trading, options trading or forex trading, you’ll get the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to develop robust trading strategies. You don’t even have to worry if you don’t have previous trading experience, as our trading courses are suitable for beginners – starting with the basics and working from the bottom up. 

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A Welcome Message From Our Academic Dean, Paddy Osborn

LAT’s academic dean welcomes new and returning website users to the site, and provides an update on how the academy is thriving in an online environment in response to dealing with the effects of Coronavirus.


Fit your studies around your daily commitments and choose from our online, face-to-face or blended learning methods.


Our experienced mentors are available ten hours a day Monday through Friday to provide expert advice.


We offer BAC and CPD-accredited courses which will effectively develop your understanding of financial market trading.

Central London Location

Our programmes include practical trading sessions on LAT’s trading floor, located in the heart of London.

Expert Faculty

Benefit from our expert faculty, comprised of experienced traders and analysts from major financial companies including HSBC and Bloomberg.

Choose the Course That Fits Your Lifestyle

Level 5 Diploma in Applied Financial Trading

Our premier accredited course, designed to provide candidates with a comprehensive understanding of how different trading techniques are used in real-life situations by financial market professionals, through theoretical modules and practical sessions via live online classes.

LAT are proud to offer a selection of online packages to cater for your interests and preferences. Our standard package will give you full access to the prerecorded course lectures, daily webinars and real time trading systems. Our premium package will give you access to almost 40 hours’ worth of live interactive teaching classes and plan development sessions, and our premium plus will give you the ability to repeat these live sessions, so you'll have access to nearly 100 hours’ worth of classes. 
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What Our Students Have to Say

Gary Wu

It has been the best investment I have made. The course content and how it was taught was brilliant-some of the best teaching…

Gary Wu
Portfolio Manager, Kylin Prime Group

Thierry Kalonji

Now I am trading on my own and starting to invest wisely

Thierry Kalonji
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Sergi Martinez

Because it is the only official academy that offer an official certification once you...

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08 Jul

Join LAT's Free Workshop - Please Note: This event will be held online

Hosted by Paddy Osborn,
Academic Dean of the London Academy of Trading (LAT).

Trading financial markets is becoming increasingly popular, but it is not a guaranteed route to financial success. You need to spend the time to learn the skills and knowledge required to trade successfully. During the workshop you will sit at a dual-screen trading desk. The LAT traders and mentors will explain how trading processes work and how to use fundamental and technical analysis to predict future price moves. Paddy will give you an understanding of fundamental and technical analysis using historical and real-time charts. He will also teach you how to control your emotions and manage your risks.

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