Vision Care Technology


Diamond Oaks

Career Pathways

Optometric assistant
Ophthamic assistant
Optical laboratory technician
Optical sales representative

Work with a licensed optician for two years and you can be eligible to sit for the National Optician Competency Examination (NOCE) and the Contact Lens Registry Examination (CLRE)

Available Certifications

First Aid/CPR/AED
OSHA 10-Hour


Contact Laura Domet, Diamond Oaks Career Campus, 513.612.7006 or


Related Information

Learn more about some possible careers

Doctor and patient in ophthalmology clinicComing soon to Diamond Oaks.

Three out of four people in the U.S. wear glasses or contacts to correct their vision, according to the Vision Impact Institute. The World Health Organization calls vision health a global priority.

You can be part of the solution!  Learn about common eye disorders;  how to test for visual acuity, depth perception, and color blindness; proper use of optical instruments; and prescription analysis and fitting technologies.

Work with the latest optical equipment and prepare for a career in a lab or optician’s office.

(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Essential skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in this program

This program is brand-new at Great Oaks!  Here’s a look at a similar program at Medina County Career Center:

MCCC Road Show: Vision Care


  • The anatomy and physiology of the eye
  • Basics of ocular surgery
  • Use of ophthalmic equipment
  • Identification and treatment of eye injuries
  • Local vision screening
  • Ethics and scope of practice
  • Medical terminology