Financing Natural Resources

An Intensive 5 - Day Training Course

Financing Natural Resources

Oil, Gas and Mining Projects

Scheduled Dates

08 - 12 Aug 2022 London - UK $5,950
08 - 12 May 2023 Dubai - UAE $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Oil, Gas and Mining Projects involve substantial capital investment, long lead times and carry significant risk. Their success is often critical, not only to the companies involved but also to the Government. As a result, this course plays a vital role by improving the performance of those involved in managing and contributing to such projects.

This training course will provide delegates with the essential skills to evaluate financial decisions, recommend appropriate sources of finance and to manage financial risks, including volatile oil prices, gas prices and mineral price.

These skills will be developed through the analysis of Finance Case Studies relevant to your organisation

This PetroKnowledge training course will feature:

  • The Oil, Gas and Mining sectors and the Financial Implications relevant to Projects in the sectors
  • Best Practice in Investment Appraisal of Oil, Gas and Mining Projects
  • The Analysis & Evaluation of Case Studies relevant to your role and organisation
  • The latest International methods of Financial Management, Analysis & Evaluation
  • How to Manage Oil Prices, Gas Prices and Mineral Prices

What are the Goals?

By the end of this training course, participants will be able to:

  • Outline the specific nature and financial implications of Oil, Gas and Mining Projects
  • Recommend methods of financing Oil, Gas and Mining Projects
  • Calculate the costs of finance
  • Undertake Financial Evaluation of Projects to determine their Financial & Economic Viability and sustainability
  • Recommend ways to improve the financial position of the company

    

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals from the Oil, Gas and Mining sector but will greatly benefit the following individuals:

  • Engineers
  • Projects & Process Managers
  • Technical Managers, Team Leaders & Line Managers
  • Finance Managers & Professionals
  • Professional at all levels involved in Projects

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This training course will utilise a variety of proven highly interactive adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented.

A particular feature of the training course is the Analysis & Evaluation of Case Studies relevant to your role and organisation enabling successful knowledge and skill transfer.

Daily Agenda

Day One: Oil, Gas and Mining Projects

  • Oil, Gas & Mineral Resources and Reserves
  • The Specific Nature of Oil, Gas and Mining Projects
  • Financial Implication of Oil, Gas and Mining Projects
  • Market Volatility: Oil, Gas & Mineral Prices
  • Strategic Issues facing the sector
  • Financing Natural Resource Projects and a Diverse Strategy

Day Two: Financing the Project

  • The Major Sources of Long Term and Short Term Finance
  • Equity & Debt Financing
  • Recourse & Non-recourse Finance
  • Project Finance
  • Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) & Parties to Project Finance Schemes
  • Bonds; Guarantees and Letters of Credit

Day Three: Oil, Gas and Mining Project Appraisal & Analysis

  • Selecting Projects to meet Organisational Objectives
  • Forecasting Oil, Gas & Mining Cashflows (Income & Costs)
  • Identifying Risks from the Projected Cashflow
  • Calculating the Cost of Finance – WACC, CAPM & Arbitrage Pricing
  • Capital Investment Appraisal Techniques - Payback; ARR, NPV, IRR etc.
  • Financial Appraisal using Spreadsheet Skills

Day Four: Project & Financial Risk Management

  • Identifying Risk: Technical, Logistical, Environmental, Economic and Financial
  • Financial Risk Management & Derivatives
  • Sensitivity Analysis & Monte Carlo Simulation Analysis
  • Evaluating the Risks & Uncertainties – Their Probability & Impact
  • Managing Oil Prices, Gas Prices and Mineral Prices
  • Derivative Markets

Day Five: Financial Evaluation of Oil, Gas and Mining Projects

  • Meeting Government & Organisational Objectives
  • Evaluating Financial Performance
  • Return on Equity ROE; Debt Service Coverage Ratios (DSCRs) and Value for Money (VfM)
  • Economic NPV & Economic Value Added
  • Cost–Benefit Analysis – Finance V Economic Value Added
  • Meeting Future Needs

Certificate

  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

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Our collaboration with AZTech Training & Consultancy  aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 56 222 7795 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to reg@petroknowledge.com

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to info@petroknowledge.com.

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