Preview the PE Mastery Training (Course Outline & Sample Videos Below)

MASTERY TRAINING PREVIEW:
Private Equity & BUy-side M&A

Module 1: Intro & Meet Your Trainers

01

Introduction to Private Equity Training

02

Meet Your Mastery Trainers

03

Agenda & Overview of Modules

Module 2: Recruiting & Readiness Bootcamp

01

Message to Candidates from Professionals

02

What to Know When Breaking Into Private Equity

03

What Private Equity Firms Are Looking For

04

Mega-fund Experience: Blackstone, Carlyle, Apollo, Goldman, Centerbridge

05

Middle Market PE Experiences

06

Recruiting Process - On-Cycle & Off-Cycle

07

Interview & Case Study Framework

08

Real Interview Advice

09

Importance of Culture & Fit: Finding the Right Firm for You

10

Reverse Diligencing PE Firms

11

Distressed Funds

12

What Makes a Great PE Investor?

13

Woman & Minority Success in Private Equity

Module 3: Private Equity Job Bootcamp

01

Most Important Things to Know: Private Equity in a Nutshell

02

PE Associate Role: Fundraising & Sourcing

03

PE Associate Role: Transaction Execution & Portfolio Management

04

PE Transaction Round 1

05

PE Transaction Round 1 & Final Round

06

PE Transaction Final Round

07

PE Transaction Exclusivity, Signing & Closing

08

Most Important Deliverable in Private Equity: Investment Committee Memo

09

Keys to Success as an Associate: Navigating the First 6-12 Months

Module 4: LBO Modeling Bootcamp

01

How do LBO Transactions Actually Work? 

02

LBO Model: Overview & Scenario Analysis

03

Model Assumptions & Scenario Toggles

04

Income Statement

05

Balance Sheet

06

Cash Flow Statement

07

Transaction Assumptions

08

Sources & Uses

09

Closing Balance Sheet & Goodwill

10

Debt & Cash Waterfall Logic

11

Debt & Cash Waterfall Modeling 

12

Completing the Model

13

Calculating Sponsor Returns (IRR & MOIC)

14

Sensitivity Analysis 

Module 5: Leverage & Capital Structure Bootcamp

01

All About Leverage in an LBO Transaction

02

Capital Structure in an LBO Transaction: Each Tranche Explained

03

What Credit Investors look for, how they Analyze Deals: Behind the Scenes

04

Capital Structure of an LBO: Key Terminology Explained

05

LBO Capital Stack Deep-Dive: Revolvers & Senior Lending

06

LBO Capital Stack Deep-Dive: Unsecured & Mezzanine Debt

07

Careers in Credit: Private Credit Investing vs. Hedge Funds