TrendUp – Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Intensive Courses at Cal Poly SLO

  • Discover the world of Financial Markets

    Understand the main philosophies of investing, and grasp the workings of both equity and derivative markets.

  • Master Highly Successful Strategies

    Learn to set up, manage, and close highly successful trading strategies, taught to you by professionals in the field.

  • Learn How, What, and When to Trade

    Understand which products to trade and which strategies to pursue based on market conditions and your personal profile.

  • Join a Global Community of Investors

    Become part of the TrendUp investor community, and engage with fellow students and investors worldwide.

Download the L1 April Intensive Course Syllabus here

The Course Instructor

Alex Bastardas, M.Phil

Educated at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Cambridge, Alex brings extensive experience in both financial markets and education to the table. He is a founding partner of BBCP Capital Partners, and currently serves as TrendUp’s Academic Director.

Our Campus Manager

Michael Karahalios

Click here to contact our campus manager for information on the program and the registration process!

Contact Information


Phone: (949) 842-2546

E-Mail Michael

Upcoming Courses

April 7 - 9, 2017L1Open
September 2017L1, L2Closed

Pre-Registration Form – April L1 Intensive

Fill out the following form to pre-register for the April 7-9 intensive course at Cal Poly. You are not committing to full registration by pre-registering, it is just used for informative purposes. After we receive your pre-registration, we will let you know if there are still spots available for the course and will send you the registration instructions.