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

What's New

  1. AMD under the spotlight at the College's Aberdeen event

    Dr Zachariah Koshy, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, NHS Ayr Hospital, will put AMD under the spotlight at the College’s free member event in Aberdeen this September.

  2. College invites applications to offer new higher qualifications in Medical Retina

    We have added The Higher Professional Certificate and Professional Diploma in Medical Retina to complete our suite of specialist higher qualifications in Medical Retina.

  3. New Flashes and floaters survey

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

  4. 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.

  5. Register for OSCE results

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

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

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