National Certificate: Ophthalmic Optics

National Certificate: Ophthalmic Optics

Ophthalmic assistants are first point of contact for customers. they welcome customers into the store, carry out pre-screening tests and help customers select the correct frames and lenses for their prescription. Advance yourself with our HEXCO accredited National Certificate in Ophthalmic Optics and open a world of opportunities!

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1000.0 ZAR 1,000.00
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Last Update 29/09/2023
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Healthcare Course Face to face On Campus Course Intellectus Campus Zimbabwe Full time

OVERVIEW


Ophthalmic assistants are first point of contact for customers. they welcome customers into the store, carry out pre-screening tests and help customers select the correct frames and lenses for their prescription. Advance yourself with our HEXCO accredited National Certificate in Ophthalmic Optics and open a world of opportunities!

COURSE CONTENT


• Introduction to vision science 

• Introduction to dispensing

• Introduction to Ocular Diseases

• Health communication

• Communicable and Non-Communicable diseases 

• Introduction to medical practice management

• Clinical practice and instruments

• Fundamentals of Information Technology 

• National Studies (NAS)

• Entrepreneurial Skills Development 

• Skill proficiency


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS


• 5 "0" Levels including Mathematics, Science or National Foundation Certificate in Ophthalmic Optics and English. • Any other recognized qualification - example: Nursing Diploma


DURATION


• 12 Months


STUDY MODE

• Face to Face 

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SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP


• Follow safety in an Ophthalmic Practice

• Provide quality client service

• Implement and maintain a legal and ethical framework and efficiently run an Ophthalmic Practice.

• Perform specific procedures such as pre-testing and assessing visual errors.


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