Best Free Futures Trading Courses

Find the best online Free Futures Trading Courses for you. The courses are sorted based on popularity and user ratings. We do not allow paid placements in any of our rankings.

Trading for Beginners – Entry Level

Learn to trade and analyze the stock, forex, and futures markets. Trading for Beginners teaches you the fundamentals!

Created by Tyler Krol - Biochemical Engineer

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Students: 33634, Price: Free

Welcome to Trading for Beginners - Entry Level.  The Entry Level is our Tier 1 course and as with all of our Tier 1 courses, they are free to you.  Their purpose is to allow you to explore the material that will be expanded upon in our higher Tier courses without any obligation.

Here's a few of our recent 5-star reviews:

  • Its a great way to learn a complicated subject. Don't be fooled by the friendly presentation -this is some real information and it gently introduces you to real world tools, definitions, and concepts all through a couple of cute cartoon twins - Bill and Phil! Good job and thank you! - Frank Silvestrini
  • This course is an excellent introduction to markets and trading. It offers clear and concise explanations of the basic concepts that underlie how markets operate, and how trading is conducted. This is done through the use of informative, and engaging graphics employed throughout the lectures, which augment the winsome manner in which the instructor presents the material. - Michael Banka
  • This was an Excellent beginner introduction to the topic. I'm not entirely new, but still a novice and still got information out of this that I didn't realize and it helped make a few connections for me. Thank you. - Jacob Herrera
  • The content was well thought out and easy to understand for a beginner like me. Tyler was engaging and the animations keeps you interested. A++ - Ron Arayata
  • Amazing instructor explaining in simple terms a confusing topic like Trading. For the first time, I was comfortable with the industry language terminology often used by trade professionals. Looking forward to more courses. - Foster Smith
  • A very good beginner´s course! - Anand Prahlad
  • Clearly explained. Can really be understand by a newbie trader. Thank you. - Florie Thiong

In Trading for Beginners, we take the student through establishing a solid foundation of market fundamentals, teaching you what the market really is and why trades really happen.  We develop a lexicon of market terminology, an understanding of Risk, and an ability to analyze the markets using both Fundamental and Technical analysis.  We conclude the course with live trading examples.  The material is presented to you through lectures, video, and cartoons to help make the more complex topics approachable.

Please keep in mind our Tier 1 level course is a sampling of our higher Tier courses.  Because of this, it includes only part of what the higher level courses offer.

The Beginner’s Guide to the Futures and Options Trading

Bored with Stocks? Learn All the Basics of the Futures and Options on Futures to Level Up Your Trading

Created by Dennis Chirkovsky - Futures & Options Trader

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Students: 24520, Price: Free

Bored with stocks? Expand your trading activity to the new areas.

Learn All the Basics of the Futures and Options on Futures to Level Up Your Trading Knowledge and Skills.

  • Learn how to trade on financial markets almost around a clock.
  • Find out about leverage and low margin to increase your ROI significantly.
  • Make trades on bear markets the same way as on bull markets.

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Money Never Sleeps. And Your Money Should Not Sleep Either.

You may ask, why trade futures? What are the advantages of futures against the stocks? Stocks are trading on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) only six and a half hours per day, from 9:30 AM till 4 PM.

On the other hand, futures are trading on Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) almost around the clock, so you can make profits even during Asian or European session, when America sleeps.

Using the leverage of low margin requirements on futures contracts, you can double your investment in futures at the same time when stocks give you only 5% profit.

Besides futures, there are options on futures. They can give you much more profit much faster.

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Content and Overview

First part of this course is dedicated to the introduction to futures market. You'll learn what are futures, where are they traded. You'll know about two main categories of futures contracts: commodity futures and financial futures.

This course will show you the real-world example of using the futures by farmers to hedge their crops from price decline.

Each lecture has closed captions (subtitles) for international students.

This course will be updated regularly with new lectures.

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Warning: Options and futures involve the risk of substantial loss and are not suitable for everyone. An investor should understand these risks before trading. You should only invest with risk capital.

Futures/Commodity Training (Basics)

An introductory course for those wishing to know more about the commodities futures trading business.

Created by G. Scott Martin - Commodities/Futures Trader

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Students: 17105, Price: Free

The course is structured to introduce those interested in understanding the basics of commodity trading with a view to taking the first steps to a career in “Day Trading” the global commodities via the futures markets.

The videos will outline what is required on a personal level the basics to understanding what a commodity is and the participants who are involved in the commodity trading role.

It discusses the mindset for those who may wish to undertake this as a profession and the processes required before one begins their journey of learning.

A discussion, with examples of how those, who wish to hedge their “Risk” and those who wish to undertake risk.

An explanation of the role of the Futures Markets and the how to access the markets, through a broker entity.

The course will also explain the financial possibilities achievable by those who dedicated to following strict rules in regards to personal responsibility and the building of a personal trading plan that will suit each individual.

An introduction into charting software, with links to websites that will enable the course user to study and research for themselves.

A lead into the Advanced course which will go into detail the software that is used, the trading platform setup and in-depth analysis on the technical indicators used to trade the markets with specific trade setups and money management strategies to successfully trade any market and anytime frame suited to the individual.

Our aim is to provide in-depth easy to understand fast-tracking course for those who wish to become private operators.

The setup of their trading business with a trading plan that will enable structured levels of learning and building of confidence to become independent and profitable.

Futures Trading For Beginners

Learn To Dominate The Stock Market

Created by Modernized Men - Trader at Modernized Men Trading Group

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Students: 11565, Price: Free

This course is designed to give you a fundamental understanding of the E-mini Futures Markets. We will educate you on how the futures work, and give you a beginner's guide to stock market price action . We will cover important topics like Trading Platforms, Trend Identification, and Fibonacci Retracements. After completing this course you can decide to us futures trading as supplemental income on top of your 9-5 job, and if you really want to escape the 9-5 you can pursue a life as a professional day trader.

Have 2 incomes, do not trade as your sole income, you will lose all of your money if you do that. You need to have a real job to take care of the bills and trade with your extra money, but it is ok to learn the basics now.  Currently taking a break from trading to attend cyber security school to stack up more money to invest. Due to the free nature of this course, I can't respond to questions or any comments that you leave, but you can connect with me or send me a message on insta at robgenius89.

SPX Intraday Trading with Deep Market Internals Algorithms

Get a significant edge with Deep Market Internal data using the SPX TICKS Indicator. Trade SPX, SPY, Or the /ES Futures

Created by Hari Swaminathan - Options Mentor, Financial markets educator, Trader, Investor

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Students: 3768, Price: Free

The SPX Intraday Day Trading Algorithm uses deep Market Internals and highly customized indicators to give the deepest insights into the Breadth and Strength or Weakness of the SPX Index. This provides highly reliable trade entry points as well as exit points on a real-time basis. Success in day trading is mostly about the accuracy of the Entry signals, and this algorithm makes it simple for traders to get very high probability trade ideas as well as Exit signals. Please watch the webinar recording to know more about the Algorithm and the customized indicators.

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  • SPX Day trading signals are generated by a Custom Market Internals Indicator and a highly Customized RSI indicator

  • Price action and Volume Analysis also factors for consideration

  • Watch powerful SPX Trading signals Webinar inside

  • The videos inside contains several examples of the signals demonstration as well as Live trade examples.

Learn how to trade Binance Futures – Successfully & Safely

We'll teach you how to make regular, reliable income every day in a safe and secure way on Binance Futures today!

Created by Richard Todd - Business Owner & Online Investor/trader

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Students: 2126, Price: Free

We've taught thousands of people to trade on Binance using simple, successful and easily repeatable techniques that anyone can learn.

This course is designed to teach you what we see at the right way to turn trading into a systemised process that will make you money every day.

We teach you how to make a cast iron plan that will make money for you based on your success rate, your available time and whatever balance you have to trade with. This is carried out on our free, bespoke trading calculator that will save you time and help you make and stick to your money making plan.

We show you exactly how to analyse coins using technical analysis so that you can verify trades and make sure that they are based on some evidence. Having these skills will not only allow you to make sure your trades are more likely to be successful, it will also allow you to discount some opportunities straight away and move onto better options.

We impart our learned experience of the psychological pitfalls that can strike when trading and we give you the tools to deal with these things so that they don't become issues in your trading.

Our support services are here to help you if you have any problems along the way.

We really hope you enjoy the course and we look forward to meeting you in our trading community on Discord.

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Trade Binance Futures for Daily Profits

We'll teach you how to make regular, reliable income every day in a safe and secure way on Binance Futures today!

Created by Michael Todd - Consultant, Marketer, Entrepreneur, Investor

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Students: 1111, Price: Free

We've taught thousands of people to trade on Binance using simple, successful and easily repeatable techniques that anyone can learn.

This course is designed to teach you what we see at the right way to turn trading into a systemised process that will make you money every day.

We teach you how to make a cast iron plan that will make money for you based on your success rate, your available time and whatever balance you have to trade with. This is carried out on our free, bespoke trading calculator that will save you time and help you make and stick to your money making plan.

We show you exactly how to analyse coins using technical analysis so that you can verify trades and make sure that they are based on some evidence. Having these skills will not only allow you to make sure your trades are more likely to be successful, it will also allow you to discount some opportunities straight away and move onto better options.

We impart our learned experience of the psychological pitfalls that can strike when trading and we give you the tools to deal with these things so that they don't become issues in your trading.

Our support services are here to help you if you have any problems along the way.

We really hope you enjoy the course and we look forward to meeting you in our trading community on Discord.

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Forex and Futures: VWAP indicator

General information about VWAP indicator and how to use it in trading

Created by Marius Stanescu - CEO Advancetradingtools.net

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Students: 788, Price: Free

This is a basic introduction to VWAP indicator. I have tried to cover most of the important information needed in order to start using this indicator for your trading. You will learn about VWAP and its DVA, time frames used for VWAP . At the end of the course i have created a video where I explain about a simple strategy using VWAP and Volume Profile.

Back to the Futures: Futures Trading 101

Unlock the Futures Markets

Created by Andrew Barracosa - Algorithmic Trader

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Students: 382, Price: Free

**Futures Trading Course taught by in-the-industry quants and traders**

Are you ready to make more sense of the financial markets and harness the opportunities offered by futures? Futures have long been a valuable financial instrument used by professionals and lesser-known to non-professional traders. This concise trading course aims to unlock the potentials for traders of all backgrounds. You will learn about the backbone of trading futures, from the mechanics of futures contracts/markets, to building a real-life futures trading strategy that you can implement.

This course is taught by a team of experienced and active traders, who have distilled all the important topics about futures trading into easy-to-understand essential components.

We will begin the Futures Trading journey by walking through:

  • The fundamental building blocks of futures contracts and markets;

  • Futures trading activities, e.g., who trades futures; what products to trade, etc. all through real-world examples.

  • Advanced futures concepts and scenarios leading to abundant trading opportunities (various applicable futures trading strategies).

  • The last chapter is designed to integrate basic concepts with quantitative analysis using Python: a taste of algorithmic trading geared towards experienced traders and those who want to take it beyond retail level.

  • We will build a futures Pairs Trading strategy and backtest from scratch.

At the end of the course, you will have the necessary tools to start trading futures, whether in a traditional or quantitative way.

For the price of a coffee, you have the power to supercharge your trading and gain a competitive edge. Enrol today and enjoy:

  • High-quality, up-to-date video lectures

  • Python Jupyter Notebooks for the trading strategy

  • 30 day, no questions asked, money back guarantee

Get an edge in futures trading now!

Basic course on Futures Contracts trading

General information about Futures Contract Trading

Created by Marius Stanescu - CEO Advancetradingtools.net

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Students: 219, Price: Free

On this free course, I have tried to put together some basic information about futures contracts trading, for traders who are interested on planing to make a step in to this world of trading, regardless the trading experience.

Here you will learn the basics of futures contracts and how you can start trading.

There are some valuable information on this course, because you can get an overview about who are the market participants and why they are using futures trading. You will learn about the roles of hedge funds, speculators, market makers or the role of other trading entities, like agricultural companies. Why an agricultural company is an important part of trading futures contracts.

Understanding the role of market participants should give you a perspective on how and why the markets are moving the way they are.

Please note that there is no trading strategies involved in this course. This course is just providing an insight over the futures contracts trading, for traders interested in futures trading.

I hope you will find helpful this free course, so that you can get a positive edge to your trading plans. If there are any questions, please feel free to write me.

Good luck with everything!