Public seminars

Public seminars

  • Since 2011, CKL Inc. has been offering training programs on technical analysis, options strategies and portfolio construction in partnership with Desjardins Online Brokerage. These courses are offered in french. 
  • Our company also offers intensive courses on Saturday on various subjects of investing. The list of these courses can be found a little lower. These courses are offered in french. 
  • We also offer one-on-one private tutoring sessions for investors. More information regarging this servive can be found at the end of this page. The private tutoring session are offered in french and english. 
*To sign up to a training program course at Disnat click here
*To sign up to a one day intensive course (Saturday), email us at
*To book a private turoring session, email us at

Here is a list of the upcoming seminars for 2019:

*The following courses are offered in French.

L'analyse technique : 21 méthodes de base - Tuesdays
  • January 7th 
  • January 14th
  • January 21th
  • January 28th
L'analyse technique 2 : 21 méthodes de base - Tuesdays
  • February 4th
  • February 11th
  • February 18th
  • February 25th
Initiation aux marchés boursiers - Tuesdays
  • March 3rd
  • March 10th
  • March 17th
  • March 24th
Les options : un investissement stratégique 1 - Tuesdays
  • March 31th
  • April 7th
  • April 14th
  • April 21th

Intensive Courses

Our next intensive course:

L’Analyse technique : 21 méthodes de base

Saturday April 4th, 2020
Time: 9:30 – 16:30
Location : 507 Place d'Armes, suite 270, Montréal, Québec, H2Y 2W7
Price : 150$ plus taxes
Langue: Français
Places are limited

Description of the course:

Les principaux sujets abordés sont l’analyse technique et les indicateurs. Apprenez comment lire les graphiques et les notions de support et de résistance. Ce cours inclut également des exercices pratiques.

*Please, email us at to reserve your spot.

Investissements stratégiques avec options

Sunday April 5th, 2020
Time: 9:30 – 4:30
Location : 507 Place d'Armes, suite 270, Montreal, Quebec, H2Y 2W7
Price : 150$ plus tax
Language: French
Places are limited

Description of the course:

Le contenu du cours présente différentes stratégies de négociation d'options pouvant être utilisées pour la couverture d’un portefeuille et/ou pour accroitre le rendement du portefeuille.    

*Please, email us at to reserve your spot.

Live Trading Sessions

Charles K. Langford Inc. also offers live trading sessions on a monthly basis. During these sessions, we trade options live with real money in front of participants and show them how to benefit from the leverage affect of option trading. 

The next live trading sessions :  Friday February 14th, 2019

Click here to reserve a spot for next live trading session:

Example of a Live Trading Session

Here are the results of a session held on the 29th of September 2017:

Purchase of 5 Call ITM by stock on September 29 and final sale of 5 Call between September 29 and October 3, 2017.

Excerpt from the history of transactions made between September 29 and October 3.

Private tutoring

We offer private tutoring services for investors. This service is offered on Wednesdays from 4PM to 9PM with Gary Argiriou.

M. Argiriou is the financial analyst at CKL Inc. He’s completed his Bachelor’s of Finance at John Molson School of Business and has completed the CSC accreditation. He is currently in the process of completing the CIM in order to be a fully licensed portfolio manager at the firm. He has been working with Mr. Langford since September 2017 and will be able to guide and help investors with any questions they might have.

Examples of tutoring topics:

  • Technical analysis
  • Option Strategies
  • Programming of Stockcharts (indications, scans, alerts, etc.)
  • Help with Disnat’s trading platform or other platforms  

* Feel free to suggest another topic in which you believe would help.

The cost for the private tutoring is $ 50/hour + tax and all appointments must be scheduled at least one week in advance. Only cheque payments issued to the company will be accepted. The tutoring will be offered at our offices in Old Montreal at 888 Wellington Street.

Let us know if you have any questions.