Table 1

Intervention Costs, 2004 US$

CATCH Trainers


Trainer

Notes

Hours

Cost


PE Specialist

Simultaneous training with PE Teachers (see below)

192

*

Classroom Specialist

Simultaneous training with Teachers (see below)

64

*

Eat Smart Nutrition Specialist

Simultaneous training with Food Specialist (see below)

192

*

Subtotal

US$7,815


Teacher Training Costs


Trainee

Hours

Cost


Subject teachers†

2 teachers for 3 grades at 4 schools receive 8 hours summer training

192

US$3,615

PE teachers

1 PE teacher at 4 schools receives 8 hours summer training

192

US$3,615

Parent/nurse/counselor

1 parent or counselor at 4 schools receives 8 hours summer training

96

US$1,808

School Food

1 food specialist for 3 grades at 4 8 hours summer training

192

US$3,615

US$12,654

Promotional Cost

4 schools

US$14,000

Total Cost

US$44,038


*Suppressed for confidentiality

†Each grade in all 4 schools must have a minimum of 2 teachers trained

Brown et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2007 4:47   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-4-47

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