Coordinator, Reconditioning Program
Health & Fitness Unit
NSW Police Force
Ben Hinton is currently a Health and Fitness Officer for the NSW Police Force. Ben is the Project Leader for the Physiological Demands of General Duties project, which aims to identify the physiological requirements of police officers. He is also the Coordinator of the Reconditioning Program, which aims to return injured police officers to work faster using a high-performance sport ‘return to play model’ than existing workers compensation models. Ben’s background prior to NSW Police was as a strength and conditioning coach working in the high-performance sport area, and he was involved with teams across rugby league, Super 15, AFL and netball.
Wednesday, 22 June 9.45sm-10.30am – Measuring up: using biometrics to keep emergency responders safe