About this course...
4-day program updated with examples and problems related to the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act!
This intensive 2½- or 4-Day course has been presented nearly 1,000 times to more than 23,000 people. Organized for managers, engineers, geologists, landmen, scientists, accountants, and others concerned with evaluating investments, this course relates to the economic analysis of income producing and service producing investments using discounted cash flow analysis criteria and procedures.
The course covers economic analysis techniques used to optimize the development and operation of mining, petroleum and non-natural resource production and processing operations.
The course textbook, Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods, 15th Edition, 2017 by Franklin J. Stermole, John M. Stermole, and Andrew H. Pederson, demonstrates the evaluation techniques presented using a variety of applications for people with technical and non-technical backgrounds, with or without previous evaluation experience.
Colorado School of Mines will award 1.9 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon completion of the 2½-Day course and 2.9 CEUs upon completion of the 4-Day course.
Multiple sessions of the 2½-Day course and the 4-Day course are being offered. Learn more...
A listing of the topics covered during both the 2½-Day and the 4-Day courses is available. Learn more...
John M. Stermole has been with Investment Evaluations Corporation since 1984, currently serving as President and previously as a Director. He received a B.S.B.A. in Finance from the University of Denver and an M.S. in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines. Learn more...
Andrew H. Pederson has been with Investment Evaluations Corporation since March of 2010. In 2007 he received his B.A. in Economics from Pacific Lutheran University, and he earned a Masters degree in Taxation from Denver University in the College of Law in 2012. Learn more...
Most sessions of the course will be taught on the campus of Colorado School of Mines in Golden (near Denver), Colorado USA. One session will be available in Houston, Texas. Learn more...
Fees and registration
Registration for this course is open now. Enrollment is limited; therefore, applications will be accepted in the order received. Full information about fees, options, and payment methods is available. Learn more...
Travel and accommodations
Registrants are responsible for their own travel arrangements, transportation, lodging, and meals. Additional information is available through the links below.
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Colorado School of Mines
1600 Jackson Street
Golden, CO 80401 USA