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FMP: Energy Financial Markets


The FNS51015 Diploma of Financial Markets has been superseded by the new Financial Services Training Package. Read here for more information.



This module examines the National Electricity Market and the range of products used - and strategies underpinning them - to manage its unique risks. It also examines the drivers and operation of Australia's environmental markets.

Program: Financial Markets Program

Title: FMP: Energy Financial Markets

Fee:See program fees

Date:This is a distance learning module only

Who is it for?

This module is suitable for individuals:

  • operating in Australian energy financial markets and seeking recognition of their skills and knowledge
  • working for AFMA member organisations and requiring industry accreditation.

What will you learn?

By the end of this module you'll have gained applied knowledge and skills in:

  • the National Electricity Market operations
  • risks in the National Electricity Market
  • electricity financial market products for risk and speculation
  • environmental markets
  • gas trading.         

What is the assessment?

Assessment for this module consists of a written assignment and a skills assessment both of which are graded on a competent/not yet competent basis. For further information regarding the assessment tasks please review the module outline. 

What do you achieve by completing this module?

You will be awarded a Statement of Attainment, as partial completion of the FNS51015 Diploma of Financial Markets. If you have previously completed the Financial Markets Core module, you will then be awarded the full Diploma of Financial Markets. For further details on the units, refer to the Energy Financial Markets module outline.