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Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Training

Ophthalmic Technician Training

Become an Ophthalmic Technician Assistant

Gain the theory and practical skills you need to work as an ophthalmic technician assistant. As an entry-level ophthalmic technician assistant, you will:

  • Conduct patient histories
  • Assist with eye exams
  • Set up and clean up exam rooms
  • Provide patient education

After successful completion of training, you will be eligible to register for the mandatory internship associated with course completion.

This course includes an online component as well as mandatory skills/lab sessions.

How to Register

In order to register for this class, you must:

  • Meet with the division coordinator to show proof of high school diploma/GED (or pass a Math and English assessment test).
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Complete health forms required for patient contact.

Please call Jennifer Bukowitz at 443- 518-4967 or Kathy Schultz at 443-518-4981 to schedule an appointment to obtain a registration form.

Enroll in Courses for the Current Term

A) Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Training

This course provides both the theory and practical skills education required to work as an Ophthalmic Technician Assistant. As an entry-level Ophthalmic Technician Assistant you will conduct patient histories, assist with eye exams, set up and clean up exam rooms, and provide patient education. This course includes an online component as well as mandatory skills/lab sessions, and 40-hour clinical rotation.

In order to register for this class you must meet with the division coordinator to show proof of: high school diploma/GED (or pass a Math and English assessment test), you must pass a criminal background check, and complete health forms required for patient contact. Please call Jennifer Bukowitz (443-518-4967) or Kathy Schultz (443-518-4981) to schedule an appointment to obtain a registration form.

No refunds. You must take both Technician Assistant Training [XH-580] and Technician Assistant Clinical [XH-581] sections to receive a completion certificate. 10.0 CEUs.

Tuition: $1,225 (includes $740 in fees*)
Sat* Sep 22-Nov 03 9AM-4PM On company site XH-580 7089 #0766
*Orientation Sep 22, 9am-12pm, location TBD
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B) Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Clinical

You will spend one week working in an ophthalmic office in this clinical internship. There are no refunds for this course. 4.0 CEUs.

You must take both Technician Assistant Training [XH-580] and Technician Assistant Clinical [XH-581] sections to receive a completion certificate.

In order to register for this class you must meet with the division coordinator to show proof of: high school diploma/GED (or pass a Math and English assessment test), you must pass a criminal background check, and complete health forms required for patient contact. Please call Jennifer Bukowitz (443-518-4967) or Kathy Schultz (443-518-4981) to schedule an appointment to obtain a registration form.

Tuition: $150 (includes $100 in fees*)
Mon-Fri Nov 12-Nov 16 8AM-4:30PM On company site XH-581 7140 #3773
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To register for the Ophthalmic Technician Assistant course, please follow the steps outlined above under “How to Register.”

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