NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research
NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research

The NICR Certification Course is a definitive training program that has proved invaluable to anybody interested in commodities and those indirectly linked to the markets. It is a complete guide to the ins-and-outs of the commodities futures marketplace. The course ensures that you thoroughly understand the unique rules and market practices for commodity trades, market operations and structure, products, trading terminology, besides fundamental and technical analysis of individual commodities.

Is this course for you ?
This course is suitable for you if you have little or no knowledge of commodity futures trading and exchange operations and want to learn how this market can add value to your business and to the economy. The added advantage is that you can learn at your own pace.

What will you learn ?

  • Become familiar with commodities and futures contracts, volume and open interest and other factors unique to the futures markets
  • Understand the unique rules and market practices for online commodity exchanges, clearing, deliveries and the related physical market ecosystem
  • Learn how to read market reports, fundamental statistics, seasonal patterns and more in order to find the right commodity and the right market condition.
  • Understand the benefits of hedging with futures
  • Understand basic trading principles

Benefits for you
This course will provide you with a complete practical overview of the commodity futures market. You will develop a comprehensive and practical understanding of the benefits of trading and hedging with futures. Both theoretical and practical skills developed at this course can be applied easily in the workplace. When you complete the course, you'll have the knowledge to take the next steps in becoming a futures trader or market analyst

Benefits for your organization
Organisations will benefit from employees with NICR Commodity certification who have a clear understanding of how the commodity derivatives market operates and how its core services of pricing, hedging and delivery can benefit the company.

Career scope
As a Commodities Analyst /Trader/ Relationship Manager in Broking firms
Commodities trading houses
Knowledge Process outsourcing - Research Analyst
Banks - Derivatives/ Commodities Trader
As a Trading Member in an exchange .

It would be helpful to have some basic understanding of statistics and demand-supply analysis.

NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research