Guidance on how to access NHS Costing Framework training

HEE Knowledge and Library Services provides access to the NHS Costing Framework, developed by Larraine Cooper of the Larian Consultancy, licensed for use by NHS Knowledge and Library Specialists.

Costing training

Access to the Costing Framework can be provided to NHS Knowledge and Library staff following training in the use of the resource.

This is being delivered through three sessions:

Introduction to Costing [Script used in presentation]

Contact [email protected] for the script in an accessible format.

This introductory video podcast, open to all interested parties, provides a background to the concepts of costing.

Familiarity with these concepts is assumed in the other two sessions and it is therefore essential that colleagues view this podcast before booking on the webinars below.

Introduction to the Hourly Rate Calculator

This session introduces the Hourly Rate Calculator and its use in the costing framework.

It is run as a live session with bookings accepted from NHS Library and Knowledge Specialists.

Following attendance at this session colleagues will receive a log-in to the NHS Costing Wiki and be able to access the various tools associated with the costing framework.

Book on through the Accent Events Booking System 

The following dates are available:

  • Monday 20 February 2023       10.00am -11.00am

Dates for the diary - to be released soon

  • Wednesday 12th April 2023  13:00 - 14:00
  • Thursday 15th June 2023  14:00 - 15:00

Introduction to Process Costing

This third session introduces process costing and its use in costing specific elements and services offered by library and knowledge specialists.

Book on through the Accent Events Booking System 

The following dates are available:

  • Tuesday 14 March 2023              10.00am - 11.00am

Dates for the diary - to be released soon:

  • Monday 15th May  13:00 - 14:30
  • Monday 10th July  13:00 - 14:30


Go to the NHS Core Cost Framework SharePoint site if you have attended the Hourly Rate Calculator training and have been granted access.

Page last reviewed: 26 July 2022