Designed to appeal to project sponsors, bankers and advisors, Best Practice Project Finance Modelling is essential to improve your ability to build, review or analyse project finance models at all levels.
Best Practice Project Finance Modelling will give you the tools you need to build and sensitise robust and transparent cashflow based financial models and dramatically increase your Excel efficiency. During this two day financial modelling course you will, under personal coaching from our expert trainer, build your own project finance model from scratch using SMART, Corality’s globally proven modelling methodology.
You will learn the modelling principles and structured approach that are applicable across a range of industries including Mining, Oil & Gas, Power, Renewable Energy, Real Estate and Infrastructure.
This course is suitable for anyone who needs to build, review or analyse project finance models. Typical attendees include Analysts, Managers, Senior Managers and Associate Directors.
Master proven techniques for best practice modelling resulting in better models built faster
Discuss the life-cycle of a project finance model, from screening and structuring to financial close
Develop a model structure that is robust and scalable that can evolve with a typical project or transaction
- Capital Expenditure breakdown with contingencies controls
- Production calculations with multi-path optionality on time-series schedules
- Revenue build up with detailed pricing controls
- Operational and maintenance expenses including fixed and variable items
Understand the structure of cashflow waterfalls and the importance of ‘seniority’
Integrate project finance term (operational) debt
Construct and analyse debt facilities for credit or investment decisions
Calculate key returns results and understand the role of dividends policy
Take control of robust and rapid sensitivity and scenario analysis through powerful Excel techniques
While no pre-course modelling knowledge is strictly required, it is expected that participants have a good handle on Excel prior to attending the course. Upon registration you are entitled to our introductory material on Excel functions which will give you the confidence and skills to fully absorb the contents of this course.
Australasian course bookings: +61 2 9229 7400
EMEA / South American / US & Canada course bookings: +44 20 7947 4019
n Focus on how to calculate Cash Flow Available for Debt Service
n Learn how to layout line items in an efficient and easy to communicate way
n Understand the different types of circular references and how to avoid them