Financing and Initiating Major Engineering Projects

Provided by: Coursera

To successfully lead major projects you have to understand typical investor and project financing approaches. In this course, you’ll learn to interpret some key contractual instruments that are relevant for the financing of major engineering projects so that you are in a position to ensure the financially secure delivery of your project.

Course Objectives:

  • To understand major project financing and key financial indicators used in major project finance, to identify the key investors in major projects, to explore different approaches to project contracting and earn how to ensure successful project initiation, to understand how to assess an organisation's capabilities

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for Engineers, technicians, team leaders, and other personnel who:have responsibility for managing Major projects

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


University of Leeds

Employee Type

Leadership, Change leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

23 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification