Fitness for Work

This course supports the government’s objectives of ensuring “that healthcare services are designed and delivered in a way that will assist people of working age to either remain fit for work or to return to fitness for work.”

  • Principles of assessment, scope and limitations of OH nursing role
  • Understanding informed consent
  • Selection and applications of an appropriate range of assessments & outcome measures
  • Interpretation of Equality Act, public safety & safeguarding
  • Understanding & implementation of functional capacity assessment
  • Identification of workplace modifications to improve or adjust working conditions, adjustments, adaptations & medical controls
  • Escalation criteria
    • Friday 31 March 2023, full day workshop in Coventry
    • Wednesday 3 May 2023, half day virtual workshop Part 1
    • Wednesday 10 May 2023, half day virtual workshop Part 2