The Education Strategic Review

The latest news, information and analysis on the GOC’s Educational Strategic Review (ESR).

In this section

Learn more about what the ESR means for the route to qualification for optometrists, next steps for the College, and more.

In October 2020 we responded to the GOC’s proposals for the future of pre-registration optometry education as part of their Education Strategic Review.

We have responded to the GOC’s proposals for the future education and training requirements for independent prescribing (IP) and specialist entry to the GOC register.