Catalog 2016-2017 
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Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TLM 422 Finance, Vehicle Fleet Risk, and Asset Management

5 credits

This course deals with planning for uncertain events as well as the life cycle of fleets. It will focus on industry best practices. The course will include discussions with risk managers, and public and private fleet managers.

Prerequisites: TLM 301 ACCT 301 , and admission to the BASTLM program.

Quarters Offered: Winter

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Perform time value of money calculations
  • Apply capital budgeting techniques
  • Value riskless and risky assets
  • Explain the responsibilities involved with fleet maintenance including safety, environmental compliance, and the financial bottom line
  • Assess the role of the fleet manager in the selection, procurement, use, care and disposal of fleet vehicle and equipment assets
  • Develop strategies for controlling risk and effectively minimizing and handling loss