OP-150 - PPP Skills and Competency Development - Part A ( January 13 - February 1, 2020 )

Course Offering:

Dates: January 13 – February 1, 2020

Location: Online

Tuition: $2,500

Code: 4200-OL

CEUs: 3.0




The goal of this course is to provide learners who design or implement public-private partnership (PPP) programs with practical, hands-on, and results-oriented capacity building experiential learning that will further their PPP planning and implementation objectives in two parts.

Part A provides a comprehensive overview of the rationale for and forms of PPPs and various contractual structures.

Part B discusses the procurement process and the importance of stakeholder engagement and communication.

Finally, students will learn the fundamentals of PPP contract management, performance monitoring, and the impacts of economic regulation.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Evaluate tendering work plans and schedules
  • Describe specific options for regulation and adjustment of PPP contract structures
  • Summarize practical challenges, issues and constraints to managing and completing effective feasibility studies
  • Distinguish between lender requirements for project financing and what contracting authorities should do to facilitate and support PPP financial closure
  • Explain the various mechanisms for managing stakeholders and public participation