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

What's New

  1. New College of Optometrists’ CET events to use voting pad technology

    An audience voting system popularised by the ‘ask the audience’ segment of Who Wants to be a Millionaire? will be used by the College in a new range of free member events.

  2. Register for OSCE results

    The results of the recent OSCE will be published online on 1 October 2014.

  3. Optometry in Practice Vol 14 issue 1 deadline approaching

    The deadline for submitting your answers for Optometry in Practice Volume 14, Issue 1 is 14 September 2014.

  4. College calls for poster presentations

    Abstracts for poster presentations are being invited for the College's next annual conference, Optometry Tomorrow, in Brighton on 8-9 March 2015.

  5. First rate feedback for the College's Scheme for Registration

    Candidates for the College’s most recent Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) exams have given the Scheme for Registration top marks.

  6. Lecture on migraine and the role of the optometrist set to open Bitesize

    Professor Bruce Evans FCOptom will kick off Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize with his lecture ‘Migraine and other headaches: the role of the optometrist’ at Ascot Racecourse on Sunday 5 October.

  7. Optometry Tomorrow 2015 tickets on sale now

    Tickets for Optometry Tomorrow 2015 went on sale this week with a 50% saving off the full rate for College members. The annual two-day conference will take place at the Brighton Centre from 8-9 March 2015.

  8. More benefits and the same great value from the College

    For the fifth consecutive year, the College's membership fees will remain unchanged, with new and improved benefits ready to be introduced.

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    North East regional event 2014 - Middlesbrough

    Venue TBC

  2. 16


    London regional event 2014 - Central London

    Venue TBC

  3. 18


    North West regional event 2014 - Manchester

    Manchester - Venue TBC

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    Supervisor Training - London 19 November 2014

    Holiday Inn, Camden, London, NW1 7BY

    This face-to-face training session will look at further enhancing your supervision skills. Using a brand new workshop style format to further review "what good practice looks like in the supervisor role", we aim to enable you to use proven and effective methods to support and develop your trainee whilst keeping your patients safe.

  5. 19


    East Midlands regional event 2014 - Leicester

    Leicester - Venue TBC


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