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

What's New

  1. New Flashes and floaters survey

    Help us understand how optometrists manage flashers and floaters - please complete a short online survey.

  2. Continued success for the June 2014 Independent Prescribing exam

    Congratulations to the 26 candidates who passed the June 2014 Independent Prescribing exam, delivering an impressive 93% pass rate.

  3. Register for OSCE results

    The results of the recent OSCE will be published online on 25 July 2014.

  4. Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize: workshop tickets selling fast

    Workshop tickets for the College's one-day conference on 5 October are selling fast, with members urged to book soon to avoid disappointment. The Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize workshops will offer interactive CET in gonioscopy and red eye.

  5. 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 June. Please log in to access your results.

  6. Obituary for Norbert Cohn FCOptom

    The College is sad to report the recent death of College Life Fellow and Trustee of the College’s and AOP’s Benevolent Fund, Norbert Cohn.

  7. Professional development and business needs determine optometrists' involvement in community schemes

    New research has found that UK optometrists participate in locally-based, enhanced eye care service schemes primarily to further their professional development.

  8. College President is appointed Chair of Local Eye Health Network

    David Parkins BSc MSc FCOptom FEAOO, President of the College, has been appointed as the London Chair of the Local Eye Health Network.

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    Scotland regional event 2014

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