Welcome to Eye-Courses.com a premier online ophthalmic and optometric education and training center. This site offers an immediate online way for Ophthalmic Assistants, Ophthalmic Technicians, COA's, COT's, COMT's, ophthalmic office staff, Optometric Techs, CPOs, CPOAs, CPOTs, and Optometric office staff to�
*Earn 38 AOA CPC CE credits*Please note: JCAHPO CE Credits are no longer available as of February 10, 2015.
*Prepare for the JCAHPO COA Certification exam...
*Prepare for the JCAHPO COT Certification exam...
*Train on clinical skills online...
*Offices to offer low cost AOA CPC CE credits to employees ...
*1. Ophthalmic personnel, ophthalmic assistants, ophthalmic techs, Optometric Techs, and Medical Assistants can take our online CE Courses to immediately earn 38 AOA CPC continuing education credits towards certification/recertification CPO, CPOA, and CPOT certification levels. These courses have been awarded 38 AOA CPC CE hours. CPO's, CPOA's, and CPOT's can earn CE credits for recertification- All of our AOA CPC credited courses are marked with the number of AOA CPC hours they are awarded- they are available to CPO, CPOA, and CPOT levels to earn the number of CE credits specified for each course.
*2. Aspiring COA�s can prepare for the COA certification examination by electronically receiving a comprehensive COA Preparation Course including 225 practice questions- we are so confident of the quality and completeness of this course we offer a $50 Guarantee as explained further below. We are excited to announce that we now offer 2 different COA Practice tests with answer key offering 460 multiple choice questions to assist you in preparing for the JCAHPO COA Certification exam. Practice tests can be purchased individually ($15.00 each) or together ($25.00 for both) for a savings of $5.00. Although JCAHPO does not sponsor these or any other review courses. Course materials are based on the instructors interpretation of the content areas outlined in the JCAHPO Criteria for Certification and Recertification handbook, and the instructors of these review courses have no direct knowledge of the specific certification examination questions.
*3. Aspiring COT�s can prepare for the COT certification examination by taking our COT Review Course which now includes a COT Practice Test with 250 multiple choice questions and answer key. We offer our $50.00 pass guarantee on our COT Review Course as well. Please see the more information link under COT Review Course in our list of courses at the bottom of the homepage for more information. COT PRACTICE TEST NOW AVAILABLE- purchase it alone for only $15 or purchase our COT Review Course and receive the COT Practice test with answer key free! The practice test inlcudes 250 multiple choice questions and an answer key! In addition our new Optics Formulas/Problems offers excellent reinforcement of optics formulas tested on the COT and COMT certification exams. We also suggest the following courses to assist in preparation for the JCAHPO COT certification exam: COA Prep Course, Clinical Skills, A Scan and IOL Basics, All About Pupils, Diabetes, Evaluating Contact Lens Fits, Slit Lamp Exam, Motility Made Easy, Motility Basics Simulation, Refractometry (plus cylinder), and Visual Fields and Pathways Simulation. You can choose which topics you would like to review in more detail and simply take those courses if you would like.
*4. Ophthalmic and Optometric technical personnel can be trained through our comprehensive online clinical skills training course. We offer a clinical skills training course that covers specific skill tasks often used by CPO, CPOA, CPOT, COA, COT, and COMT's on the job. These skills are covered in our Clinical Skills course which will allow you to earn 4 AOA CPC CE credits. The clinical skills training course includes detailed simulations on specific skills that ophthalmic and optometric assistants use every day. This is a great course for those interested in the fields of ophthalmic/ optometric assisting to learn skills they can use on the job. It is also an excellent way to train staff without waiting for available staff to train or act as the patient. The following clinical skills are covered in our course: Cover/Uncover Test, Cross Cover Test, Pupil Assessment, IOP measurement, and Anterior Chamber Evaluation.
*Please note: JCAHPO CE Credits are no longer available as of February 10, 2015.
*Please Note: JCAHPO is the abbreviation for the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology. JCAHPO cannot predict the effectiveness of the courses or assure the quality in substance and presentation. We are not owned by or affiliated with JCAHPO.
*Our CE Courses offer the following advantages:
Free Sample Course- Now you can take a free sample course to see how our website works- view the sample course materials, take the online post test and see how easy it is to receive your CE certificate immediately. Note that this sample course is NOT awarded JCAHPO or AOA CPC CE credits- it is not a complete course and you will not earn JCAHPO or AOA CPC CE credits. It is available to those who wish to see how easy it is to earn AOA CPC CE credits with Eye-Courses.com. For more information on our Free sample Course use the "more information" link for the Free sample Course-Ocular Anatomy under our course listings farther down on our homepage.
Value- As several of our customers have noted this is the most convenient and inexpensive way to earn CE credits:
"With today's economy as it is, this is a great way to earn CE credits." K.M. COT;
"I love [this] for CEC's without leaving home, I think just as much is learned when working on my own taking the test rather than in a large lecture hall." N. B. COA
"[Your courses] are easy to access online any time, so I can do them whenever it works out best with my schedule---any time of the day or night. [You] also keep a record of my CE credits"
"Your site offers the best price on CE credits-love the office packages-great price and convenience!" S. L. COMT
Immediate receipt of credit certificate- We pioneered the "immediate credit certificate availability online" for ophthalmic and optometric personnel as part of our desire to help you earn your CE credits in a convenient way- when and where you want to. We offer the fastest online optometric CE credits available- receive your CE credit certificate for a one credit course in one hour. Upon successful completion of the course, we allow you to immediately print your credit certificate. If for any reason you prefer to receive your CE certificate by fax or regular mail, just e-mail us to let us know, and we will send your certificate as you request. We strive to make earning AOA CPC CE credits informative, enjoyable, and convenient with our superior customer service. Our customers say it all:
"You are so nice and HELPFUL!!! I promise I am going to tell everyone I know about your courses. I wish I had service after the sale [with] everything I buy!! Thanks a million! .
"You are very, very helpful" .
"Y'all are the most convenient! You do a great job, thanks!"
"Thank you for offering this!" .
Fast purchase options- You may purchase courses with either a credit card, check, or money order. A credit card allows you to immediately take courses and electronically receive your certificate of completion right away. If you prefer to send in a check or money order, we promptly e-mail you upon receipt of your funds to notify you that your courses are activated so you can login and begin.
Interesting- Our material is of the highest quality, and includes color graphics and diagrams to aid your learning and keep the material lively and enjoyable. These courses have been awarded 38 AOA CPC credit hours. We offer several simulation courses in PowerPoint format, some of which include simulations of acutal clinical situations you will encounter as an ophthalmic or optometric tech as well as simulations of tests you may perform everyday in your clinic. This allows for computer based training for staff- they will actually be able to watch and learn without involving your patients and other technicians! You can also earn AOA CPC CE Credits while training with our clinical skills course- for more information on this course click on the "more information" link below the course name. You can preview all our courses below. Here is what some of our satisfied students had to say about our material:
�Thank you for providing this!" B.C. COA
�I have tried about 4 different online (sites), this was my favorite as far as the examples..very good!! Wish I had tried this one FIRST...� Denise Whitaker, COA
�Your courses have been a God-send and an extremely efficient way to fulfill the re-certification requirements. Much appreciated!� Pat Boyle, COMT
�I love your online courses. These are the best courses offered! I love the illustrations and the clarity of the material. Everyone...even the most experienced ophthalmic tech can learn something new. The convenience is also great! Being able to print the passing certificate at the end of testing is one of the best features you offer...no waiting on results!! I look forward to using this site again..and again for my CE credits! THANKS!!!!" E. P., COA
�I had 24 A and 12 B credits to earn in 2 weeks. Without your program, I would not have made it....Your courses are much more clear and student friendly to learn and retain the information given. I will definitely use them in the future." M. P., COA
�This test, as with the other test I have taken from eye-courses explains things in a clear, concise way that is easy to relay to a patient with little or no knowledge about the eye. In fact, yesterday while explaining something to a patient I used something that I learned in the eye course material." Y. R., COA (regarding Advanced Anatomy II)
�I liked the diagrams and outline format. Very easy to follow." C. S., CO
�I have previously purchased several exams from you. I have found that you have been the most detailed in your teachings. I learned more than ever before!!" Angela Hardin, COA, Florida
�This [All About Pupils] was a great review and I will be able to technically explain the pupils function and responses to the new techs just starting at our clinic." Debora Vahrenwald, COT, Portland, Oregon
�This material will make a great study guide for the COT exam. Thank you!"(Slit Lamp Exam), Dawn Burgess, COA
�Really nice program. Very informative and presented in an easily understandable form" and "Nice presentation of Special Tests." Stephen Infantino, Clinical Research
�Since I've been an ophthalmic assistant for almost 10 years now, it's difficult to find new material for continuing education. This was very well organized and clear cut! Well done!" Rachael Colby, COA
�All of your CE courses I have done today have been excellent. I am an Administrator who also happens to be a COMT. These classes were a great review and refresher for me." Barbara McLaughlin, COMT
�I work with the Neuro-Ophthalmologist in our clinic 90% of the time. After taking this course (Neuro Ophthalmology Overview) I have a better understanding of what our patient's complaints mean. I learned a great deal. I will recommend your online courses to all the ophthalmic tech's I know!" E.P., COA
�I picked easy courses so I wouldn't embarrass myself. But I am really surprised that I've learned something new from each course. Your testimonials are true. These are really great." Lynn W. Sheffield, C.O.T., Ocala, FL
I frequently find courses offered in other parts of the country that sound intriguing, but the travel costs are prohibitive. As well, many of the beginner courses are not of interest�after 18 years�. Your varied topics are a welcome change.� Katy Murphy, COA
Convenient and Flexible- Our courses save you travel time and money incurred when attending live courses. You can take the courses whenever and wherever you like.
Latest technology- With our simple login system, you can intentionally or accidentally break from taking the course and easily come right back to where you were later, or another day. We also electronically record for your access a list of all your classes taken, until you remove them from your account..
Train your staff easily and conveniently with our Clinical Skills simulation course offering real visual simulations of clinical situations. This course will help train even the most inexperienced staff on motility, pupils, anatomy, and visual fields. This course has been awarded d 4 AOA CPC credits and is a terrific way to train staff without having to interrupt your clinic flow
The CE courses and products we offer are listed below. You can also try a sample course for free to see how easy it is to use our online learning system!(Note that the sample course does not offer CE credits). Each course is composed of two parts. First, we provide online information to you about that topic. After you read that information, you are provided an online post-test where you answer multiple choice questions on the subject matter you have just read. The post-tests are �open book� allowing you to refer back to the course material as you take the test. To receive AOA CPC CE credits you must successfully pass the post-test. Don�t worry- if you don't pass the first time you are given a second opportunity to take the test- and they are "open book" so you can refer to the material while taking the test!
Courses may be viewed on your computer using Adobe Acrobat or PowerPoint depending on the course format. Our Simulation courses
are offered in PowerPoint format and our other courses are offered in pdf format (viewed using Adobe Acrobat). You may download viewers for these programs
free of charge if you do not currently have these programs on your computer.
*Our COA Preparation Course offers the following advantages:
$50 Guarantee- If you order our COA (Certified Ophthalmic Assistant) Prep Course at least 5 days before your JCAHPO COA exam, review the material provided and take our practice test A questions, and you do not pass the COA test, we will mail you a $50 check upon receipt of e-mailed notice from you. While we cheerfully honor our guarantee, we believe our COA Preparation Course and practice questions are so helpful that use of them virtually assures your passing and advancing in your career. In the alternative, if you prefer immediate cash, you can e-mail us right after purchasing the COA Prep Course to tell us you prefer a rebate instead of the $50 Guarantee and receive a $15 rebate check from us automatically, with no claim form to file.
Quality to Help You Pass- Our prep course contains two parts. The first part provides an in-depth 72 page review of all six content areas tested on the COA certification examination. The second part of the prep course is our COA practice test A consisting of 225 multiple choice questions in the same format as the COA certification exam, to reinforce your knowledge of the material covered on the COA certification exam. An answer key to all questions is included. You may also purchase our COA Practice test B for an additional 225 multiple choice questions with answer key if you would like more practice.
Value- The COA Preparation Course is priced at $150 and includes the course materials, COA practice test A, and an answer key.
Fast Start- You may purchase the Prep Course with a credit card and start your preparation right away.
A Careful Guide- We offer a suggested 5 and 10 day schedule on how to use our material in moderate amounts each day. The 10 day schedule is recommended but 5 days should be sufficient if you can diligently work on the material.
Satisfied Students- See what other students had to say about our COA Prep Course:
�I am very happy with the format that the COA Prep Course was given in. Because of the COA Prep Course I passed the COA Exam, and hope you will offer a similar extensive course for the COT. Thank you very much!� Vivian Pelaez, COA; Miami, FL
�I just want to say how greatful I am that I found this course! Because of this course I am now a certified ophthalmic assistant!! Thank you for offering such a great course that is easy to understand and that covers everything necessary to pass this test!" S.J., COA; Alabama
�Best comprehensive review I have ever seen!" M.K., Oklahoma
�It's a very useful program" Carol Chan, COA
�I recently took the COA Prep Course in March of this year ..... Thank you for the great course." Maclovia Pena, COA
�Very, very helpful." Sharon Stephens, OA
�I have purchased and passed the COA Prep Course. I have to say for myself it was a great review and I learned a few things too.� D.S., COT
�I've been studying from three different books to prepare for my COA exam. I have to say this prep course has helped me tremendously! It really helped me to understand the anatomy by having the structures color coded. I would recommend it to any and everyone who is preparing for their COA. Thanks" Kim King, COA; Tracy, CA
*Our COT Review Course offers the following advantages:
$50 Guarantee- If you order our COA Prep Course and our COT Review Course at least 20 days before your JCAHPO COT exam, review the material provided in both courses and you do not pass the COT test, we will mail you a $50 check upon receipt of e-mailed notice from you. While we cheerfully honor our guarantee, we believe our COT Review Course is so comprehensive that studying it along with the COA Prep Course diligently significantly enhances your chances of passing and advancing in your career. In the alternative, if you prefer immediate cash, you can e-mail us right after purchasing the COT Review Course to tell us you prefer a rebate instead of the $50 Guarantee and receive a $15 rebate check from us automatically, with no claim form to file.
Value- The COT Review Course is priced at $150 and includes comprehensive detailed materials covering topics tested on the JCAHPO COT certification exam, plus... addition to the COT Review Course: Our COT Review Course now comes with a 250 question multiple choice practice test (also sold separately) with answer key. This additional material is included at no extra charge and will further help you in preparing for the COT certification exam by reinforcing your knowledge of the material covered on the Certified Ophthalmic Technician certification exam. An answer key to all questions is included. You may also purchase our COT Practice test separately. if you would like.
Fast Start/ Convenience- You may purchase the COT Review Course with a credit card and start your preparation right away. Study at your conveninece on your time schedule when and where you want to.
Satisfied Students- See what other students had to say about our COT Review Course:
�I found this material to be easy to read and understand. The pictures were very useful.� D.A., COT
�Thank you so much that was a huge help. Your courses have proved to be extremely beneficial in helping me prepare for the COT, thank you. Kind regards " S.G., COT
�This is really helpful!" Y.S., COT
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