EPEX Spot SE
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Based on its know-how and its knowledge of the European power market, EPEX SPOT would like to offer you well-adapted training courses available through high quality media.
These training courses rely on an active pedagogy and new technologies. The different modules are available on-line on a specific platform. The access is secured by a login and password granted upon registration.
These training courses are directed to traders as well as any person's willing to learn more about the European power market functioning and environment. There are two categories of training courses, one reserved for our members (A to D) and another one available to all (as of E). If you just see training courses available to all whereas your company is a member of EPEX SPOT, please send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be given an access.
|Ref||Training Module||Duration||Content||Demo||Price VAT excluded/year||Package
(Price VAT excluded/year/language)
|for 1 user with unlimited access||several users with unlimited access
(new users can be added at any time during the year starting at the package order date)
|< 11 users||11-20 users||> 20 users|
available to EPEX SPOT members only
|A||EPEX SPOT trading handbook (exam preparation) + studies/analyses||120'||Detailed information about trading on EPEX SPOT : operational aspects of the power market, rules and regulation, products, Day-ahead and Intraday details, online trading demos, fallback procedures, various studies or analyses||450.00 €||2,000.00 €||3,000.00 €||4,000.00 €|
|B||EPEX SPOT trading handbook + online exam (optional, 3 attempts)*||120+30'||EPEX SPOT trading handbook + online exam||600.00 €||3,000.00 €||4,500.00 €||6,000.00 €|
|C||Online exam**||30'||The exam can be taken at any time. It consists of 25 questions to be answered within 30 minutes. Score is displayed at the end of the exam and the user can start trading immediatly||300.00 €||n/a|
|D||EPEX SPOT Intraday for members||30'||Functionning of INTRADAY trading: Balancing versus intraday, What is the intraday market for, Products, Orders, clearing, Online trading demo||150.00 €||1,000.00 €||1,500.00 €||2,000.00 €|
available to all
|E||EPEX SPOT trading handbook for non-members***||90'||Detailed information about trading on EPEX SPOT such as: Operational aspects of the power market, Rules and regulation, Products, Day-ahead and Intraday details.||600.00 €||4,000.00 €||5,000.00 €||6,000.00 €|
|F||Market Coupling in Europe||60'||Determination of demand and offer curves Different types of coupling and advantages of price coupling The cosmos calculation method Roles of all entities in the coupling process TLC (previous coupling process), CWE-ITVC (current) and next steps||700.00 €||4,000.00 €||5,000.00 €||6,000.00 €|
|G||What is a power system? (new version since Sept. 2012)||45'||Electricity: specificities and production-consumption balancePower system organisation: flows, power system users, cross-border tie linesThe power system balancing: principles of the balancing market, imbalances and market products||400.00 €||2,000.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €|
|H||What is a power exchange?||45'||Characteristics of the exchange: products, segments etc … trading and orders collection, broascast of market results, details about the central counterparty, settlement and delivery, contractual relations||400.00 €||2,000.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €|
|I||How to use a power exchange?||45'||Opportunities and risks of the power market, liberalization and role of the market, roles of the members, various case studies such as: power plant failure, optimization of a generation power unit, cross-border trading examples, focus on exchange price behaviour etc ...||400.00 €||2,000.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €|
|J||Package of 3 modules: G, H and I||Package of 3 modules:What is a power system? What is a power exchange? and How to use a power exchange?||1,000.00 €||5,000.00 €||6,250.00 €||7,500.00 €|
|K||How to fight against VAT fraud?||45'||VAT definition and examples, details about VAT fraud, measures and action plan||400.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €||3,500.00 €|
|L||Basics about clearing and focus on ECC||45'||Basics: a clearing house, clearing members, contractual basis, guarantees as clearing requirement About ECC: presentation, exchanges and ECC members, affiliated TSOs, cleared products Membership requirements: procedure, contracts, requirements to become a member, fees, KYC process Rules & regulation: regulatory framework, contractual relationships for spot and derivatives markets||400.00 €||2,000.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €|
|M||The ECC clearing process||45'||Clearing structure of ECC: settlement, invoicing, daily process Spot and derivatives markets: clearing process for spot and derivatives markets, physical settlement, financial settlement, trading limits Clearing information systems: presentation of the different systems,reporting, access to clearing data Risk management and margining: lines of defense, spot market margin, derivatives market cross margining, calculation of SPAN initial margin||400.00 €||2,000.00 €||2,500.00 €||3,000.00 €|
|N||Package of 2 modules: L, M||45'||600.00 €||3,000.00 €||3,800.00 €||5,000.00 €|
* 2 free packages per new member the first year
** Only for those who failed after 3 attempts of module B
*** with restrictions
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