Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Financial Trading
The Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Financial Trading offered by OSTC is for students, postgraduates and job seekers looking for a way to differentiate themselves in a crowded market. It is an employer-led qualification, that at its very core teaches relevant and transferable skills that provide each recipient with a solid foundation for becoming professionally competent and ‘work ready’ within the financial services industry.
The Advanced Diploma is accredited on the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and regulated by Ofqual. Based completely on portfolio assessment it is the equivalent of a two-year foundation degree, or a Higher National Diploma (HND), holding 32 RQF qualification credits and making it transferable into further qualification advancement.
The course acts as a ‘gateway’ qualification to financial services roles, including Trader, Broker, Portfolio Manager, Risk Manager, Financial Analyst, Compliance Officer, as well as to the wider job market, by demonstrating a range of employability skills and aptitudes. Learners will gain key employment skills that help you think both tactically and strategically, and complement your academic achievements with practical & professional training. The qualification would appeal to candidates that want to stand out from the crowd, prepare themselves for real life, and learn additional core competencies whilst up-skilling existing qualifications.
The cost of this full time 5-week course is £4,250+VAT