Certificate and Executive Programs

Certificate in Corporate Finance

AUG 23 - Aug 25, 2022

Online

DATE

AUG 23 - AUG 25

2022

TIME

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

21 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration closed on

Aug 15, 2022

EVENT DESCRIPTION

NOTE: This newly revised course has shifted online into three, full day, live, instructor-led sessions. We have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for virtual networking and group discussions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants.

SCHEDULE

  • Tues, Aug 23, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed, Aug 24, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thurs, Aug 25, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday, Aug 26 - Fri, Sep 2, 2022--> 2-3 hour online optional exam to be done on your own time during this week (can be done in parts)

    CAREER STAGE: Mid - career

    Broaden your corporate finance knowledge and add value to your organization.

    The CPA Ontario Certificate in Corporate Finance program will provide aspiring and experienced CFOs with an opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of key corporate finance subject areas in a focused setting. This intensive hands-on course includes group work, case studies, and practical exercises where participants will broaden their knowledge and skills in the corporate finance area. With increased awareness, the program will help you to see opportunities where you can become more involved in your organization’s financial transactions, strategy and structures. Come prepared with a laptop running Excel. as well as a functioning internal microphone to experience the full audio portion of the course. Participants who complete the program are eligible to write an optional certificate exam included in the course. The exam is not mandatory, and Certificates of Completion will be awarded only to those who successfully complete the exam. CPD hours will be granted regardless if the exam is taken.

    There is an optional exam included with the course that can be taken after the last session has concluded in Blackboard available for one week

    KEY TAKEAWAYS:

    • Improve cash flow forecasting system
    • Bank operating lines and margin provisions
    • Negotiate with bankers and lenders
    • Outline the initial public offering (IPO) process
    • Review and improve capital structure
    • Calculate weighted average cost of capital (WACC)
    • Manage foreign exchange and interest rate risk
    • Lease versus buy analysis
    • Debt ratings and issuing debt
    • Public and private equity offerings
    • Cross currency interest rate swaps

    WHO WILL BENEFIT:

    CFOs, Directors of Finance, Controllers, Treasury Analysts, Senior Financial Analysts, and accounting and finance professionals looking to develop a deeper understanding of specific corporate finance subject areas.

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  • PRICING

    $2195.00 Member

    $2195.00 Student

    $2525.00 Public

    Status: Registration closed on Aug 15, 2022

    LOCATION

    Online

    SPEAKER(S) BIO

    Frank Hayes has over 30 years’ experience as a finance practitioner in a broad cross section of industries including software, heavy equipment, consumer packaged goods, mining and manufacturing, including roles as Treasurer of Toromont Industries Inc. and Commercial Account Manager at Bank of Montreal. Frank is also a lecturer in Finance in the MBA program at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. He holds an MBA from the University of Alberta and a BBA from the University of New Brunswick, and is a Certified Management Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers (FICB). Frank is also active in various financial and industry associations including Financial Executives International, Canadian Venture Capital Association, and York Technology Association.

    SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

    This CPA Ontario course is a live webinar, delivered over three, full-day, sessions. We recommend you join five minutes prior to the scheduled starting time of each session. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants.

    SCHEDULE

    • Tues, Aug 23, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Wed, Aug 24, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Thurs, Aug 25, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Participants are required to use a laptop or computer with Excel. An external mouse is strongly recommended for the hands-on work, as well as a functioning internal microphone to experience the full audio portion of the course.

    To access the course please visit our BlackBoard site, and log-in using the same login and password used for the Registration Portal.

    Please allow at least four hours after registration for the seminar to appear on your BlackBoard page.

    Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario PD Seminar policies can be found here.