The professional, scientific and examining body for optometry in the UK, working for the public benefit.

What's New

  1. Full house for the March 2014 Independent Prescribing exam

    Congratulations to the 27 candidates for the March 2014 Independent Prescribing exam who all passed, delivering a 100% pass rate for the first time since the exam was introduced in 2009.

  2. College calls for nominations for Life and Honorary Fellowships

    The College is seeking nominations from members for its award of Life and Honorary Fellowships given to those who demonstrate important contributions made to the profession of optometry.

  3. Independent Prescribing assessment results available

    The results of the Therapeutics Common Final Assessment in Independent Prescribing are available to members who took the examination in March. Please log in to access your results.

  4. Scheme for Registration OSCE results - available here

    The results of the Scheme for Registration OSCE (March 2014) are available.

  5. College welcomes publication of the Chief Medical Officer's annual report

    The College welcomes the publication of the Chief Medical Officer's annual report into the state of the public's health and particularly the latest findings regarding the causes and impact of visual impairment.

  6. College responds to BMJ article

    Prompted by an article on the BMJ website from a consultant ophthalmologist, College President, David Parkins, responded to the Editor. His response has been published today on the BMJ website.

  7. March OSCE results available online 9 April

    Exam results for the Scheme for Registration OSCE taken in March will be available online on Wednesday 9 April. To access results, you will need to log in to our website.

  8. Optometry Tomorrow 2014 a great success in York

    The College welcomed 700 delegates to Yorkshire on 16 and 17 March for its annual conference and AGM, held at York Racecourse. It was the 10th anniversary of Optometry Tomorrow and proved to be the most successful conference the College has ever hosted.

  1. 01

    May

    Moving on in Supervision training - London

    Prosero House, 241 Borough High Street, London, SE1 1GA

    Throughout May 2014, we are offering one-day training sessions aimed at enhancing supervision skills.

  2. 12

    May

    Moving on in Supervision training - Manchester

    MacDonald Hotel and Spa London Road, Manchester M1 2PG

    Throughout May 2014, we are offering one-day training sessions aimed at enhancing supervision skills.

  3. 21

    May

    Moving on in Supervision training - Birmingham

    Maple House, 150 Corporation Street, Birmingham B4 6TB

    Throughout May 2014, we are offering one-day training sessions aimed at enhancing supervision skills.

  4. 04

    Jun

    Peer discussion event - Colchester

    Holiday Inn Colchester

  5. 11

    Jun

    South East regional event 2014

    Novotel Southampton

 

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