C10: Evaluation of occupational health interventions

Module Description:

Aim

To assure effectiveness, occupational health interventions need to be subjected to evaluation. Considering the original concept of the intervention, students will analyze, evaluate, and report on the context, process, and outcomes of implemented interventions.

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

  • Define the scope, intended uses and primary users of evaluation results
  • Design an evaluation project, select appropriate methods, and specify data sources
  • Collect, analyze, and interpret data
  • Draw conclusions based on evaluation data and develop recommendations
  • Communicate evaluation results to the stakeholders (incl. reporting) and induce follow-up activities

Contents

  • Purposes of evaluation, stakeholders, and usage of evaluation results
  • Evaluation of concept, context, process, and outcomes
  • Evaluation designs and data-collection methods
  • Evaluation standards
  • Evaluation reports
  • Communication of evaluation results and their usage
  • Evaluation as integral part of improvement cycles
  • Case studies on office and industrial workplaces

Dates and location

30–31 August 2021 in Zurich

Registration Deadline

21 June 2021

Fee

CHF 1,360.–