Optical Assistant Courses
OPTICAL ASSISTANT TRAINING COURSE I
This course is an introductory overview of the optometric field.
Topics include definition of optometric field; terminology relating to the visual system; terminology relating to the devices used to correct vision and the equipment of the optical field. This course is approved by the American Optometric Association.
Textbook: OPTICIAN TRAINING MANUAL (w/2 DVD’s) by David McCleary available at the Midland College Bookstore.
CPR training and certification will be included in the curriculum.
29.5 hours/2.95 CEUs
Instructor: Penelope Torelli
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of Midland College degrees and/or certificates does not guarantee eligibility to take a certification/registry/licensure examination. The eligibility of each person is determined on an individual basis by the regulatory body of the specific discipline. If you have a conviction of a crime other than a minor traffic violation, physical or mental disability/illness, hospitalization/treatment for chemical dependency within the past five years, current intemperate use of drugs or alcohol or a previous denial of a licensure or action by a licensing authority, you will need to contact the specific regulatory body for an individual ruling. Some programs require a criminal background check and urine and drug screen.
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