Short Learning Course

SAFEX Course - Workshop content  

The content below will be discussed in the workshop. At the end of the course the participant will have the necessary knowledge to write the SAFEX exam.
1.     The origin and development of the agricultural-derivative market.
2.     Forward contracts in the agricultural commodity market.
3.    The commodities  - derivative market - "Futures"
4.     The commodities  - derivative market - "Options"
5.     Dissertation on the commodity-derivative market - "Futures"
6.     Commodities -  "Swaps"
7.     The use of options and futures in the agricultural commodity market.
8.     Prediction of price movements (Introduction)

Direct all SAFEX enquiries to: Ina Combrinck: +27 51 401 9518 or email

Training Course Registration Form

Kursus Datums / Course Dates:
            15 - 16 April 2021 (Afrikaans)
        20 - 21 May 2021 (English)
              24 - 25 Junie 2021 (Afrikaans)
              19 - 20 August 2021 (English)
                        16 - 17 September 2021 (Afrikaans)
                21 - 22 October 2021 (English)

SAFEX – University of the Free State, Agricultural Building

Cost per person for 2 days = R 2 500.00

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Applications MUST be submitted one week before the start of course.


Elfrieda van den Berg 
Marketing Manager
T: +27 51 401 2531

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