Dates: March 1 - April 21, 2017
To assist governments, utilities, project lenders, and project developers to better identify, analyze, negotiate, and close infrastructure investment transactions, the Institute for Public-Private Partnerships, A Tetra Tech Company (IP3), has designed a foundational online course titled Fundamentals of Infrastructure Project Finance. The course offers participants an introduction to project finance and instruction on project finance structures, modeling examples, risk mitigation strategies, and procurement.
This course contains six modules conducted over a sixweek period of time. Participants will be responsible for completing reading assignments, analyzing case studies, actively participating in discussion boards, chat rooms with fellow participants and instructors, and completing an action plan.
Participants will need access to a computer with internet connectivity. Course work is approximately 5-6 hours per module/week.
- Understanding the principles of project finance and key structuring mechanisms
- Evaluating best practices in conducting financial, economic, and technical feasibility studies for bankable project finance transactions
- Analyzing key project finance structures such as BOO/ BOT, concessions, and other variants
- Studying risk identification, mitigation, and allocation among parties involved in a project finance transaction
- Engaging in online group discussions with participants from around the globe
- Creating a detailed, personalized strategic action plan to help you apply learning outcomes on the job