This course is supported by NHS Education for Scotland. It is designed to ensure you obtain a sound knowledge of optics developing the necessary skills to understand the basics of the subject. The course is ideally suited to a diverse range of people from those who are new to optics or those who may have been working in practice for several years.
Whether you are on the first steps of a career, expanding your skills in your current role or using the course as a stepping stone to higher qualifications such as the Level 7 Certificate, this Level 5 course teaches you the fundamental essential skills in a flexible and supportive way.
The Level 5 Certificate in Supporting Optical Care is a short qualification to help you develop essential skills. Once completed, you will have developed an understanding of basic optical practices and techniques.
In order to successfully achieve the Level 5 Certificate in Supporting Optical Care, you will need to complete all of the five mandatory units.