DSI Securities Trader

  • Category
    DSI PE-programmes
  • Type
  • Duration
    1 year
  • Start date
  • Price
  • Languages
    EN, NL

Do you process client orders of securities, options and futures and/or trades them at the cost and risk of the financial organization? And are you a DSI certified Securities Trader? This programme will help you brush up on your professional knowledge and skills, and maintain your DSI registration.

Education level

The DSI Securities Trader programme is a course at HBO (higher vocational education) level. This programme helps you maintain your professional competence, as required by DSI. Therefore, we assume that you have the level of education required for the DSI certification to which this programme applies.


  • Demonstrable professional competence
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments in your professional field
  • Acquired knowledge directly applicable in your daily practice
  • Automatic extension of your DSI registration

Set-up and examination

This programme will grant you unlimited access to our online learning environment for a year. Subjects are added to the learning environment in phases throughout the year, about two per month. The theory consists of a variety of working methods: from texts to videos and podcasts.

Baseline measurement

Each subject starts with a baseline measurement. This allows you to determine what you already know about a subject. If you are already familiar with the theory, you can go straight to the test to complete the subject.


  1. Product
  2. Market
  3. Laws and regulations
  4. Current developments


Each subject has its own test. This test consists of one or a few questions that are selected from an extensive database. To renew your DSI certification, you must have passed at least 80% of the tests at the end of the calendar year. Once you have successfully completed all of the tests, you will receive a certificate for this course. You can take the tests as often as you want.

Certificate DSI Securities Trader

Study duration

The programme runs per calendar year and must be completed before the end of the year. The average study duration per subject is 20 minutes. The total study load per year is between 3 and 6 hours, depending on your prior knowledge of the subjects.


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Do you have any questions about this training? Our learning specialists are happy to answer them. Schedule a Teams meeting with us now.

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What do our participants say?

”Good topics that provide insight into the issues facing institutional investors.”

”The material was useful and interesting. Everything is well explained and clear.”

”My compliments on the exercise material! Finally theory I can really use in daily practice.”

Why the DSI Securities Trader programme?

  • Developed by specialists of Charco & Dique, who know what your daily practice looks like
  • Learning wherever and whenever you want
  • Baseline measurement at the beginning of each subject
  • Theory with varying working methods: from news articles to podcasts
  • Automatic extension of your DSI registration

 DSI PE-programmes 2023

The 2023 DSI programmes are now open for registration. You can register using the button on the right hand side of your screen and get started straight away.

Would you like to register a group of participants at the same time? Please contact us.


Do you offer tailor-made courses?

We think our courses should have practical relevance for all participants. We are happy to adapt our standard programs, so that they fit in with what is going on in your organization. You can personalize content or create a combination of subjects from different DSI programs. Read more about tour tailor-made solutions.

How can I follow the courses?

Our courses are easily accessible, both online and through the app of aNewSpring. You can study wherever and whenever you want.

Wealso offer ‘blended learning’ programs, in which we combine the benefits of in-class and online learning.

How can I sign up for a course?

The Ministry of Compliance distinguishes between individual registrations and registrations on behalf of an organization. As an individual, you can sign up through the website. Just click the ‘register’ button and you can get started right away.

Organizations that want to register several employees at once can get in touch with us. We will make sure your employees can get started as soon as possible.

What about reporting?

Demonstrable professional competence requires good reporting. That is why you can easily create and export reports within our online learning environment via a free accessible dashboard. As an individual participant you can keep track of your own progress. As an organization you can also appoint a contact person who has insight into the progress reports of the entire group of participants.

Who is behind The Ministry of Compliance?

The Ministry of Compliance is an initiative of Charco & Dique, specialists in financial laws and regulations. Our courses are developed by experienced consultants, supplemented with knowledge from external experts.


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