Events and CET

Shropshire LOC are pleased to invite you to an evening of Free Peer Discussion on12.10 2017

Sponsored by Menicon and Alcon Novartis

At The Lord Hill Hotel, Shrewsbury, SY2 6AX 


18.00-18.45pm- Networking buffet

18.45-19.45 Peer Discussion from Menicon for OO, DO and CLO 3 CET points

7.45-8.00 Comfort break

8.00-9.00  A Tailor Made Referral™ by Mr Dan Nguyen, Consultant Ophthalmologist at Mid Cheshire Hospital Trusts with a specialist interest in Cataract and Glaucoma for OO and DO ( CET to be confirmed, 3 points applied for)


To book your place please click on this link to register.

Please notify of any dietary requirements.


2017 CET Accredited Low Vision Aid Training 'Practical Management of Visual Impairment'

Eschenbach Optik's UK VTP partner, Associated Optical is pleased to announce their new accredited training course Practical Management of Visual Impairment. A one-day course for those working with adults and children with low vision focusing on the practical management of visual impairment will be held on 19th September 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Birmingham.

Details and a booking form can be found on the RHS of this page. 


12 JULY 2017


New continuing education advice for extended primary eye care services has been issued by LOCSU and endorsed by ABDO, AOP, FODO and the College of Optometrists.

The new guidance recommends that following initial accreditation, participating practitioners should obtain three CET points for MECS and one CET point for cataract post-operative review as part of the 36-point total required every three years by the GOC.

Further information is available from the document on the RHS of this page.