Skip to content

Funding Strategies for Large Scale Projects

By Tim Duhamel

This course covers funding methodologies for large scale projects including cash flow financing, intermunicipal cost sharing, debt financing, grant usage and reserve planning.

Register Today!

Course Content

  1. Capital Plan Priorities – planning for large scale projects requires a thorough review of long-term capital priorities
  2. Capital Plan Funding Pool – funding strategies for large scale projects requires an understanding of all funding sources available
  3. Large Scale Project Funding Strategy – use of grants, reserves, debt, and other funding sources requires a strategic approach
  4. Cash Flow Funding – large scale projects can take years to build which provides an opportunity for cash flow funding/financing
  5. Large Scale Funding Plan Justification – inflation avoidance, inter-generational equity, and legacy strategies
  6. Inter-municipal Cost Share Agreements – large scale projects often serve multiple municipalities in a region

Course Info


Price:$125.00

PD Credits: 1.5

Category: Technical

Updated: Feb 16, 2022

Duration: 1:20:46


Course Synopsis

Funding Strategies for Large Scale Projects

About the Author

Tim Duhamel is the founder and President of Bloom Centre of

Read More/Less
About the Author

About the Author

Tim Duhamel is the founder and President of Bloom Centre of Municipal Education.
He is a municipal veteran whose career has spanned over 21 years.
His passion is creating educational material and conducting lectures for municipal professionals. He has lectured as far away as Kiev, Ukraine for the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.
MEMBERS ONLY
Register

 

Course Description

Planning for large scale projects requires a thorough review of long-term capital priorities and an understanding of all funding sources available in the context of the long-term capital plan.  Learn how to rate large scale capital projects, about the funding pool concept, and how to forecast grants, reserves, and debt capacity.

Read More/Less

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to rate large scale capital projects in the context of a long-term capital plan

  • Learn the funding pool concept and how to forecast grants, reserves, and debt capacity

  • Learn how to develop strategies that encompass these funding sources

Read More/Less

 

Who Should Attend?

Any municipal financial professionals and senior executives from small, medium, or large municipalities.

Elected officials, CAO’s, planners, and finance officers will benefit from having a fundamental understanding and core knowledge of all financial processes.

BLOOM can customize courses for your needs.

Some topics include:

Questions? Get in touch…

Bloom Course 6b
Bloom Course 2b
Bloom Course 3b

*Please use your email address as your username
Min. 4 chars long
I want to receive periodical newsletters