This course is intended for beginning and intermediate levels, and is recommended for anyone interested in learning to fit contact lenses or those taking the contact lens fitting certification test. It is recommended that you take the slit lamp course or have experience using the slit lamp prior to taking this course. Ability to use the slit lamp is necessary to properly evaluate the fit of contact lenses.
The student should be able to demonstrate the following concepts:
Here is what some ophthalmic personnel who took this course had to say:
“Materials are well organized,useful and appropriate to my needs.” O.C., COA
“Enjoyed working working from home, easy to access courses, courses apply to all levels.” N.H., COA
“I think this is a great and concise course that can be used in a daily clinic and a good refresher!” M.F., COT
This course should take approximately one hour to complete.
Upon completion of this section the student will take a post-test on the concepts listed above. You must correctly answer at least 15 of the 20 questions on the open book post test. If you do not successfully pass the post test the first time you may try again at no expense to you. Successful completion of the post-test is required.