Who should attend
Anyone involved in preparing, writing and analyzing feasibility studies.
About the course
The overall aim of this course is to provide participants with competencies required to prepare, analyze and evaluate feasibility studies. The course involves building a feasibility study financial model using hands-on training on Microsoft Excel. The course also aims at enabling participants to appraise service and industrial investments using different capital budgeting techniques as well as analyzing the related financial parameters.
## Course Objectives
By the end of the program, participants will be able to:
- Prepare and analyze feasibility studies.
- Identify crucial arguments and effectively explore the various assumptions.
- Present ideas in a simple, effective, convincing and objective manner.
- Build a feasibility study financial model using Microsoft Excel.
- Perform scenario and sensitivity analysis to improve plans and projections.
- Analyze someone else’s feasibility study and find its merits and shortcomings.
## Course Outline
INTRODUCTION AND DEFINITIONS
Feasibility Study Definitions
Feasibility Study Objectives
Feasibility Study versus Business Plan
Feasibility Study Cycle
Feasibility Study Preparation Steps
FEASIBILITY STUDY ELEMENTS
Feasibility Study Report Elements
Feasibility Study Outline
Market Research and Analysis
Market Research Data Types
Sales Projections Analysis
Critical Technical Questions
FEASIBILITY STUDY FINANCIAL MODEL USING MICROSOFT EXCEL
Building the Feasibility Study Financial Model
Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC)
Cost of Equity Using the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)
Unlevered Free Cash Flow (UFCF)
Terminal Value of the Project
Preparing Sensitivity Tables
Creating Different Scenario Analysis
FEASIBILITY STUDY APPRAISAL AND ANALYSIS
Financial Analysis Parameters
Financial Leverage Ratios
Investment Appraisal Analysis
Quantity and Sales Breakeven Points
Net Present Value (NPV)
Internal Rate of Return (IRR)
Videos and materials
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.