Workshop | Planning a Capital Project

Capital projects require careful planning to ensure success. Using case studies of recent capital projects, you will gain an overall understanding of what is involved in planning a capital project for a theatre and the confidence to lead one.

Suitable for

Those responsible for the overall management of theatres of any size considering a capital project but yet to make a start.


Case studies of recent capital projects, and input from experienced professionals. Participants will receive useful course materials for future reference.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will:

  •  understand the role of options appraisals and feasibility studies to inform decision making;
  • know about RIBA Design stages and their use in the development of your capital project;
  • have an overview of the different roles required to develop and manage a successful project;
  • gain a realistic understanding of timescales, budgets and appointment processes.