Medical Contact Lenses Level 1
This qualification builds on the baseline knowledge and skills of contact lens practice of qualified optometrists. It covers a range of topics including an ability to detect, assess and manage the impact of contact lens complications on the anterior eye, RGP fitting, orthokeratology, myopia control, early keratoconus, presbyopia, toric lens fitting etc.
It is designed to suit busy professionals through blended learning. This course will be carried out online and will be supplemented by face to face day. The face to face day involves workshops, case discussions, patient assessments and discussion of clinical "pearls" from experienced practitioners. It is delivered 85% online and 15% face to face.
Online launch: 2nd October 2019
Face to face: 25th and 26th February 2020
Written and Station Examinations: 5th May 2020
- possess a minumum of a BSc(Hons) in Optometry or equivalent
- have a minimum 2 years of clinical experience
This course is equivalent to 30 credits
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