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Table 7 Costs of intervention delivery

From: Results of a feasibility cluster randomised controlled trial of a peer-led school-based intervention to increase the physical activity of adolescent girls (PLAN-A)

Item All schools
Total cost (£) Average cost per school (£) Average cost per Year 8 girl (£)
Pre-intervention preparation 490.55 122.64 1.70
Student briefing 223.71 55.93 0.77
Peer nomination 444.35 111.09 1.54
PS meeting 383.20 95.80 1.33
Two-day PS training    
 Trainer fees and travel 2940.22 735.06 10.17
 Student and school contact travel 440.00 110.00 1.52
 Venue hire a 566.80 141.70 (188.93) 1.96
 Refreshments 904.40 226.10 3.13
 Resources and equipment 1109.51 277.38 3.84
Two-day PS training total 5960.93 1490.23 20.63
Top-up PS training    
 Trainer fees and travel 1427.26 356.82 4.94
 Student and school contact travel 245.00 61.25 0.85
 Venue hire a 332.40 83.10 (110.80) 1.15
 Refreshments 539.14 134.79 1.87
 Resources and equipment 630.97 157.74 2.18
Top-up PS training total 3174.77 793.69 10.99
Post-intervention materials 63.84 15.96 0.22
Total intervention cost 10741.35 2685.34 37.17
  1. a Peer supporter training for one school was held on the school site and incurred no venue hire cost. Average venue hire cost was (£188.93 & 110.80 for the two-day and top up days training respectively) across the three schools