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An Unparalleled Learning Experience

For more than 30 years, OIC has strived to continuously evolve its educational offerings to help investors learn about the benefits and risks of trading options. OIC leverages OCC Learning, a self-guided eLearning destination to provide practical options education for a variety of learning styles and experience levels.

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Learn at your own pace with a self-guided curriculum

OIC Options Academy: Key Concepts and Strategies is a multi-course curriculum for investors of all experience levels seeking to build their options knowledge. Course concepts span a wide range of topics, including: 

  • Options 101 - Basic Concepts and Terminology – Learn fundamental options terms and functionality, increase your knowledge about calls and puts while discovering the importance of exercise and assignment
  • Getting to Know the Greeks – Learn how an options contract might react to changes in various pricing inputs with the option Greeks
  • Options Volatility - Forecasting the Unknown – Learn about historical and implied volatility and explore volatility metrics such as IV rank, and IV percentile
  • Option Strategies - Selling Options – Explore considerations associated with selling options and various selling strategies for bullish, bearish, or neutral market outlooks

              ...And more. Launch OCC Learning for access to the complete curriculum. 



An eLearning destination complete with:

  • Education from industry professionals
  • Podcasts & videos
  • Knowledge checks and course quizzes
  • Polls & surveys
  • The ability to track your progress 
  • In-depth strategy review


OCC, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization, is committed to providing thought leadership and education to market participants and the public about the prudent use of all OCC-cleared products. One of the ways that OCC supports its mission is through the programs and services of The Options Industry Council (OIC).