Trading Psychology and Risk Management

Learn how you can handle the pressures of trading by focusing on what you can control. 

by Steve Ruffley

Course Description

The main goal of this course is to instill the right mentality, needed for a confident trading style. Steve will help you find the balance between what you think and what the markets ‘think” during the trading process. Having the right mindset before you go into the markets will protect you from making decisions, based on your emotions. The lectures will show you how to set simple rules to follow and more importantly - how achieving your goals will give you trading psychology strength.
Another emphasis of the course is how traders perceive risk and value and how to create an efficient risk /money management strategy in order to minimize the fear factor in your trading. Overall, the essence of this course is teaching you how to minimize the role of emotions which will broaden your opportunities and solidify your position as a rational and vigilant trader. 

What are the requirements?

This course does not require previous financial experience or knowledge. However, before you begin this course, you must cover all previous levels from the OneAcademy FOREX section.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • video lectures delivered by top experts in the field 
  • tools to analyze and track your personal progress

What is the target audience?

People who have gone through the previous FOREX levels and want to understand more about how behavior and psychology affect trading decisions and what tactics they can use in order to have control over their emotions.

Knowledge Level

  • Trading psychology
  • Risk Management

Additional Information

Level of difficulty: Skilled
Lectures: 2
Video: 38 min
Languages: English
Includes: Certificate of completion


Section 1: Trading Psychology and Risk Management
Lecture 1 Trading Psychology and Risk Management Part 1 00:00
Lecture 2 Trading Psychology and Risk Management Part 2 00:00
Quiz Trading Psychology and Risk Management 8 Questions