11 June 2024

Six month countdown to end of CPD cycle

Between now and the end of the current CPD cycle in December, the College will provide a monthly selection of CPD courses in different formats to help you complete your CPD requirements successfully. This month we are focusing on the Communication and Clinical Practice domains.

College learning

Course titleCPD formatCPD typeCPD points
Orthoptics for the busy optometristRecorded webinarNon-interactive1
Diabetic retinopathy - decision making and managementCourseNon-interactive1
Eye examinations - improve your skillsCourseNon-interactive1
Clinical decision makingCourseNon-interactive1

Acuity

The College's professional development journal.

Course titleCPD formatCPD typeCPD points
Managing the menopausal eyeQuizNon-interactive1
New treatments for dry AMDQuizNon-interactive1
Breathing uneasily: sleep apnoea and glaucomaQuizNon-interactive1
Amaurosis FugaxQuizNon-interactive1

Optometry in Practice (OiP)

The College's CPD journal covering the latest research, analysis and opinion from your profession.

Course titleCPD formatCPD typeCPD points
Sleep, light and the eyeQuizNon-interactive1
Cerebral visual impairmentQuizNon-interactive1
Ensuring high-quality telemedicine consultations in community eye careQuizNon-interactive1
Posterior cortical atrophy: an overview for optometristsQuizNon-interactive1

Docet

Docet is funded by the four Departments of Health and managed by the College to provide in depth, up-to-date and impartial CPD for all GOC registered optometrists.

Course titleCPD formatCPD typeCPD points
Assessing children with special educational needsRecorded webinarNon-interactive1
Contact Lenses: PresbyopiaCourseInteractive and non-interactive7 (total)
SO 34 - YAG and SLT: Optometrist-delivered laser treatmentsSound Optometry podcastNon-interactive1