Introduction to Trading of Financial Markets using Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis is an established method and skill that one can learn to make objective investment and trading decisions in the Financial Markets. It can add value to those in the investment community as well as beginners who may seek to equipped themselves with knowledge in Technical Analysis.


Programme Objectives

Understand how technical analysis can be used to make trading decisions.

Who Should Attend

Individuals who want to understand about Technical Analysis who intend to trade profitably in the financial markets using this methodology.

Level of Proficiency



• Philosophy of TA and markets
• Dow Theory
• Concepts of Trend
• Classical Patterns
• Candle sticks Charting
• Moving Averages
• Oscillators
• Setting Parameters 
• Combination Trading Methods and Trade Execution
• Risk Management
• The Mind map of Trading 


An assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.


Upon meeting the minimum attendance requirement and passing the assessment, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Type of Course




Instructional Methods and Learning Activities

Lectures, Discussions, Case Studies


SkillsFuture Series
Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees; and 80% of basic hourly salary capped at $7.50/hr for local employees of SMEs

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via


SkillsFuture Course Code*: CRS-N-0044897


SkillsFuture Course Name*: Introduction to Trading of Financial Markets using Technical Analysis


* Important Note: Participants claiming SkillsFuture credits should locate the course in Training Exchange using the Course Code / Name.


Full Fee: S$1,712 per pax (including GST)


SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding for Individuals:

  • S$513.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$193.60 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above


Diploma Holders with at least 3 years of working experience

Course Dates

Run 1 (Class full - Registration closed) :

Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 (7 pm to 10 pm)
Friday, 19 Jan 2018 (7 pm to 10 pm)
Saturday, 20 Jan 2018 (9 am to 6 pm)

Run 2:

Thursday, 19 April 2018 (7 pm to 10 pm)
Friday, 20 April 2018 (7 pm to 10 pm)
Saturday, 21 April 2018 (9 am to 6 pm)