OM2: Work ability and return to work


This module focuses on work-related health problems. The aim is to enable you to assess and improve or maintain the ability and aptitude for work of individuals and special groups.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Examine, document, and analyze the data on biopsychosocial work demands and the biopsychosocial work capacity of an individual
  • Select and adapt effective interventions with the aim of maintaining or regaining an individual’s work ability


  • Work ability methods and instruments
  • Assessment of work capacity
  • Assessment of work demands
  • Case approach
  • Return to work
  • Legal, ethical and insurance framework

Dates and location

16–19 January 2017 in Lausanne

Registration Deadline

6 November 2016


CHF 2,720.–