Who is the course for?This 2.5 hour course is aimed at research staff who intend to be involved with working with commercial costing and contracts or require an understanding of the process.Course objectiveThe course is designed to provide a basic overview of the costing template. This course will provide delegates with an understanding of the fundamental elements that make up a costing template.The course will cover the following topics:1) To provide a general introduction to the Industry Team and our role/performance to in the region, and in comparison to the other networks in the UK.2) A quick guide through the costing template to ensure that all delegates understand the aspects3) Workshop with a case study scenario of a real life costing commercial trial. Here we will go through the costing template and highlight the costs that are not covered.This CRN course is free to NHS staffIf attending both sessions they will provide a full day, 10am-16pm, of industry processes training. If attending both sessions you, will need to book onto both sessions separately through NIHR Learn (formerly known as CRN Learn) Booking Information The NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) has now moved to a new learning platform, to book a place you will need to generate and activate an account through NIHR Learn for help please go to NIHR Learn HelpNote that the system requires that you use a reasonably up to date web-browser – or Google Chrome – or Firefox – or Safari if using a mobile device. Location Boardroom Nottingham Health Science Partners C Floor South Block QMC Campus Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH Further information regarding the course