Research Updates

Training to fail?

RTWMatters team

Australian Return to Work Coordinators complain about the quality and relevance of the training they receive. How can we do better?

According to RTW Coordinators in five Australian jurisdictions, training for the role is: Insufficient; Too dry and jargon-heavy to be effective; and Often presented by trainers who lack the necessary experience and skills. RTW Coordinators manage the workplace RTW process, keeping injured workers in the loop and liaising with key stakeholders – especially treating practitioners – to negotiate modified dut...

Members - please log in to read the complete research article.

Not a member? Return to Work Matters has a variety of material that can be of use to many of the stakeholders involved in return to work. We publish a regular newsletter which includes practical how-to articles, blog posts, webinar and interview videos, research updates and tools.

Click here to find out more about membership and resources available for individuals and organisations.