Advanced Training Course in Project Finance

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Course Overview

This intensive 5-day course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of project finance, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in this complex field. Combining the best of online and in-person learning, this course draws from two reputable sources: Leoron and the New York Institute of Finance via edX.


Key Takeaways

Understanding Concepts: Acquire a solid understanding of project finance principles, including key terminology and the project finance process.
Effective Structuring: Master the art of structuring project finance deals, selecting appropriate models, structures, and financing techniques.
Financial Analysis Proficiency: Develop the ability to analyze financial statements, create cash flow projections, and conduct sensitivity analyses for project evaluation.
Risk Management Expertise: Gain proficiency in identifying, assessing, and mitigating risks in project finance, employing effective risk management strategies.
Real-world Application: Apply acquired knowledge to evaluate real case studies in project finance, drawing insights and lessons for practical decision-making.

New York Institute of Finance
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The New York Institute of Finance (NYIF), located in the heart of Wall Street, is a global leader in training for financial services and related industries. Started by the New York Stock Exchange in 1922, it now trains 50,000+ professionals in over 120 countries. NYIF was first mentioned in the introduction to a book called Stock Exchange Procedure by Birl E. Shultz, PhD. In 1921: “It became evident that, for the sake of the business itself and for the sake of the thousands of young men and women employed by the Exchange and by its member firms, some method should be devised whereby they might learn the fundamentals; the reasons why they did the things which occupied their working days.” NYSE president Charles Gay, 1921. This was the inspiration behind the establishment of the New York Institute of Finance In 1922. NYIF courses cover everything from investment banking, asset pricing, insurance and market structure to financial modeling, treasury operations, and accounting. The institute has a faculty of industry leaders and offers a range of program delivery options, including virtual, self-study, online courses, and in-person classes. Its US customers include the SEC, the Treasury, Morgan Stanley, Bank of America and most leading worldwide banks. AN IMPRESSIVE HISTORY STANDS BEHIND YOUR IMPRESSIVE FUTURE

Course Outline

Day 1: Introduction to Project Finance
  • Overview of Project Finance
  • Key Concepts and Terminology
  • Project Finance vs. Corporate Finance
  • Project Life Cycle
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  • Understanding the Project Finance Process
  • Role of Key Stakeholders
  • Project Feasibility Analysis
  • Sources of Project Finance
Day 2: Structuring Project Finance Deals
  • Project Finance Models (Build-Operate-Transfer,
  • Public-Private Partnerships, etc.)
  • Financial Structuring Techniques
  • Equity and Debt Financing
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  • Risk Management in Project Finance
  • Identifying and Assessing Risks
  • Mitigation Strategies
  • Case Studies on Successful Structuring
Day 3: Financial Analysis and Due Diligence
  • Financial Statements Analysis
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • Credit Metrics
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  • Due Diligence Process
  • Legal and Regulatory Aspects
  • Environmental and Social Impact Assessment
  • Credit Analysis and Rating
Day 4: Legal Aspects and Documentation
  • Legal Framework in Project Finance
  • Project Agreements (PPAs, EPC Contracts, etc.)
  • Security and Collateral
  • Case Study: Drafting Key Project Finance Documents
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  • International Legal Standards
  • Contractual Agreements and Dispute Resolution
  • Role of Lawyers and Legal Advisors
  • Compliance and Governance
Day 5: Financing Strategies and Case Studies
  • Financing Strategies for Projects
  • Equity Investment and Exit Strategies
  • Debt Financing Options
  • Financial Modeling Workshop
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  • Real-Life Case Studies in Project Finance
  • Analyzing Successful and Failed Projects
  • Best Practices and Lessons Learned
  • Final Assessment and Certification Information

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for
This programme will be relevant to a range of participants who are involved in the evaluation and/or structuring of large scale Project Finance transactions including:
→ Credit risk analysts reviewing Project Finance transactions and/ or companies actively involved in Project Finance
→ Corporate Banking Relationship Managers
→ Equity Investors
→ Project Finance engineers
→ Lawyers and other professional advisers
→ Government officers involved in the development of policy for PPP projects
→ Fund Managers investing in Infrastructure projects, whether in the form of debt and/or equity

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What language will the course be taught in and what level of English do I need to take part in an LEORON training program?
Most of our public courses are delivered in English language. You need to be proficient in English to be able to fully participate in the workshop and network with other delegates. For in-house courses we have the capability to train in Arabic, Dutch, German and Portuguese.
Are LEORON Public courses certified by an official body/organization?
LEORON Institute partners with 20+ international bodies and associations.We also award continuing professional development credits (CPE/PDUs) for:1. NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy) 2. Project Management Institute PDUs 3. CISI credits 4. GARP credits 5. HRCI recertification credits 6. SHRM recertification credits
What is the deadline for registering to a public course?
The deadline to register for a public course is 14 days before the course starts. Kindly note that occasionally we do accept late registrations as well, but this needs to be confirmed with the project manager of the training program or with our registration desk that can be reached at +1071 4 1075 5711 or [email protected].
What does the course fee cover?
The course fee covers a premium training experience in a 5-star hotel, learning materials, lunches & refreshments, and for some courses, the certification fee and membership with the accrediting bodies.
Does LEORON give discounts?
Yes, we can provide discounts for group bookings. If you would like to discuss a discount on a corporate level, we will be happy to talk to you.