Non Accredited Education Applicant
6. What is the assessment based upon?
The assessment process assists in determining the applicant’s current level of skills and knowledge in Opticianry. The process also assists the Registration Committee in determining if there are any gaps in the applicant’s prior learning and experience. The process is based on the Entry-to-Practice Competencies for Canadian Opticians and covers eyeglass and contact lens dispensing. There is no pass or fail mark on the assessment. The assessment consists of theoretical and practical sections, as well as an in-person interview.