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Accredited CE Courses

Dispensing Skills

Designed to Match Your Visual Age

1.00 Credit • FREE • Expires 1/31/2020
Grantor: Shamir Optical
Level: 1 Hour - Technical - Level II
Dispensing Skills, Lenses

The ABC’s of UV and Sunwear - Part 2

1.00 Credit • 14.99 • Expires 9/4/2021
Level: 1 Hour - General Knowledge
Sunlenses and Sunwear

Premium Sun Selling

1.00 Credit • FREE • Expires 1/31/2019
Grantor: Luxottica
Level: 1 Hour - General Knowledge
Dispensing Skills, Lenses

Design a Better Visual Experience for the Progressive Lens Wearer

1.00 Credit • FREE • Expires 12/31/2019
Grantor: Hoya
Level: 1 Hour - Technical - Level II
Dispensing Skills, Lenses

Art of Assortment Planning

1.00 Credit • FREE • Expires 1/1/2019
Grantor: Luxottica
Level: 1 Hour - General Knowledge
Dispensing Skills

2XRX, Doubling the Opportunity

1.00 Credit • FREE • Expires 1/31/2019
Grantor: Luxottica
Level: 1 Hour - General Knowledge
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20/20's Resource for Education

Education

Practically Speaking: Teaching Practical Skills in the Classroom or Office

​Many people are drawn to opticianry because it is a patient-centered, fashion-forward, healthcare embedded, and strong hands-on component profession. There are few careers that have such a rich and diverse mix of knowledge and skill sets. Where can you transform someone’s appearance and help enhance and improve what they see in the world?
Technicians

Parents, the Shadow Patients

There has been a huge increase in the number of children and young adults who we see for eye exams daily. With this increase, I have found that there are three categories of patient parents, and all of them require a certain style of approach. Learning to communicate well with the different parenting styles may be difficult, but will make your day to day in the clinic much easier and more pleasant.
Eyes/Optics

Shop Responsibly

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone. Have you finished your holiday shopping? I’ve barely scratched anyone off my list, but even if you’re ready to ‘wrap things up,’ there’s something to keep in mind if your gift list includes children. December is Safe Toys Month, and Prevent Blindness reminds us that each year, thousands of children younger than 15 suffer serious eye injuries from toys.
Retail Strategies

The Optician of the Future

You’d have to have been hiding under a rock somewhere if you haven’t yet discovered that there are some companies offering glasses for your patients to purchase online. (And at prices that are hard to compete with.) So, it’s here, people. The apocalypse that has long been predicted. But, I don’t think it is as scary as the nay-sayers think. I actually think the advent of online creates opportunities for human opticians to become great. So, while the internet is trying to pass itself off as an optician, what can actual opticians do to distinguish themselves?