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FREE Optician Certificate Program Info Session

See what it’s all about!

Your instructor, Adam McGee, ABOC, will be there to answer all your questions about this field as well as inform you about our certificate program. It’s a great way to get started, meet your teacher and classmates. We welcome you! Registration is required.        

Tue     6-7 PM          3/26    FREE    OOB High School

Optician Certificate Program

Prepare to seamlessly step into a professional setting and begin or enhance your career as a professional optician. Topics covered are physiology of the eye, understanding eyeglass prescriptions, different lens materials and types, lens features, frame types, dispensing and repair basics. Prepare to take the American Board of Opticianary Exam, an internationally recognized certification for opticians. Take the best first step new opticians can take to jump-start their career. Opticians who already have experience will also benefit by gaining a deeper understanding of their profession.

A general knowledge of math basics and principles is strongly recommended.

Required text: The Optician Training Manual by David S McCleary, OD (ISBN 0615193811) available at, approx. $50. Clinical classes will be held at Associated Eye Care, 272 Cottage St., Sanford. No class April 16th.        

Tue     6-9 PM      4/2-6/11     $249     OOB High School

Adam McGee, ABOC, received his BA from Greenville College. He is an Optician with CPO and NCLEC certifications and currently works at Associated Eye Care.

(Payment options available to qualified students.)