Course Description
This 60-hour course prepares the student for a rewarding career in the vision care industry or those who are already in the industry who wish to prepare for the American Board of Opticianry National Exam. This course will cover Anatomy and Physiology of the eye, basic optics, lens materials coatings, multifocal designs, ophthalmic frames, instrumentation, and regulation standards. You will also learn basic sales and frame styling techniques, and insurance billing. Included will be clinical sites where students can get hands on experience.
Is this class for you?
An optician would be employed by private Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, Optical stores or Corporate Opticals such as Pearl Vision, Sears Opticals, Target Opticals, Lenscrafters, Eyemasters and many more. This course is offered in the Fall and Spring semesters on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7-9pm. Clinicals will be at optical stores to be scheduled with instructor.

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Textbook Information
Text: System for Ophthalmic Dispensing, 3rd edition
Publisher: Butterworth/Heinmeman
Author: Brooks
ISBN: 0-7506-7480-6
Other Information
There is an additional non-refundable liability insurance fee of $5-$13 added to the cost of your course.

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