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  1. Latest OSCE results announced by the College of Optometrists

    The results are in for the College's latest OSCE. 324 candidates sat the OSCE in July - the Scheme for RegistrationÂ’s final assessment - resulting in a pass rate of 75%.

  2. College of Optometrists remembers Professor Brien Holden

    The College is deeply saddened by the untimely death of Professor Brien Holden.

  3. Optometry in Practice Vol 15 issue 2 deadline approaching

    The deadline for submitting your answers for Optometry in Practice Volume 15, Issue 2 is 31 July 2015.

  4. College responds to This Morning segment about sight tests

    Daniel Hardiman-McCartney MCOptom, Clinical Adviser to the College, has responded to comments made on This Morning on 24 July 2015 regarding sight tests.

  5. Scheme for Registration OSCE results - available here

    The results of the Scheme for Registration OSCE (July 2015) are available.

  6. Eyes on Our Future: College of Optometrists' children's eye health campaign goes live

    The College of Optometrists launched Eyes on Our Future today, a campaign to make parents and carers aware of childrenÂ’s eye health.

  7. Haag-Streit UK announced as second headline sponsor of Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize 2015

    Haag-Streit UK are set to share their latest innovations, products and news at Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize 2015.

  8. Cardiff University is first training provider approved to offer the Higher Professional Certificate in Low Vision

    Cardiff University will be the first higher education institution to offer this specialist qualification.

  1. 10

    Sep

    Moving on in Supervision Evening Event -
    Bristol 10 September 2015

    Novotel Bristol Central

    The training will enhance the supervision skills of existing supervisors through enabling them to use proven and effective methods for the support and development of their trainees in the Scheme for Registration.

  2. 15

    Sep

    Moving on in Supervision Evening Event -
    Manchester 15 September 2015

    Macdonald Manchester Hotel

    The training will enhance the supervision skills of existing supervisors through enabling them to use proven and effective methods for the support and development of their trainees in the Scheme for Registration.

  3. 27

    Sep

    Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize 2015

    Renaissance Manchester City Centre Hotel

  4. 07

    Oct

    Manchester Royal Eye Hospital tour and lecture
    (Newly-qualified optometrists only)

    Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

    A new and exciting event exclusively for members who qualified after July 2012) to tour Manchester Royal Eye Hospital and attend a lecture.

  5. 27

    Oct

    Moorfields Eye Hospital tour and lecture
    (Newly-qualified optometrists only)

    Moorfields Eye Hospital

    A new and exciting event exclusively for members who qualified after July 2012) to tour Moorfields Eye Hospital and attend a lecture.

 

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