- Career Pathways
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
Contact Laura Domet, Diamond Oaks Career Campus, 513.612.7006 or email@example.com.
- Related Information
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.)
- 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