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This one day training course aims to equip and refresh your knowledge of musculoskeletal assessment.Whilst also highlighting the value that functional assessment techniques can have to enable you tosupport your employee’s optimally.MSD’s are the second most likely cause of absence form work and of those a significant proportionrelate to spinal conditions. Whilst some are through injury, the aging workforce demographic whichthe UK is experiencing means that an increasing number of employees will present and have tomanage degenerative age-related conditions and symptoms.By attending this training day you will: Review the essential components of an OH focused musculoskeletal assessment Refresh your knowledge of the musculoskeletal system and common spinal conditionsrelevant to the workplace and employees Learn about functional assessment tools and techniques, how and when to apply them Develop your spinal assessment process include functional assessment Recap on the spinal red flag symptoms that should be screened for Explore evidence based treatment and management options for acute and chronic spinalconditions that relate to day to day OH practiceJames Rind is an Occupational Health Physiotherapist who has specialised in assessing, diagnosing andtreating MSDs for the past 19 years. HE has worked in a wide range of industries and workplacessupporting improved physical wellbeing through optimised condition management by employees andemployers alike.James qualified as a Physiotherapist in 1999 after studying in Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow.He has sub-sequentially completed a MSc in Workplace Health & Wellbeing from the University ofNottingham and a Diploma in Wellbeing & Stress Management. He works with companies throughoutthe UK and is based in Cardiff.One Day Training Course9.30am – 4.30 pm1hr for lunchMaximum number of attendees: 15