East London and City Local Optical Committee
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Education & Training

ELC LOC EGM & CET Lectures

The LOC will be holding an EGM, followed by two CET lectures, on Tuesday 24th January at Queen Mary University.† Please click here for more details.


Newham Vision Impairment Awareness Workshops

The LOC and East London Vision would like to thank all those who attended one of our Vision Impairment Awareness workshops.† The last session will be an evening session on 7th February 2017. To book please click here. For more information please contact Tina Futcher-Smith - tina@jclconsulting.co.uk† or call the office on 020 8663 9014

WOPEC Training

All those within the†East London & City†area can access the WOPEC training material free of charge through the LOC. Training material is available for PEARS, cataract, glaucoma, low vision and learning disabilities. Please email†tina@jclconsulting.co.uk†with your request. You will then be issued with a code and instructions of how to access the training modules

The College of Optometrists Joint Supervision Scheme

Optometrists who feel that they donít have the time or space to supervise a trainee can register their interest with the College of Optometrists to joint supervise with another optometrist in their area.† Click here for more details.† If you have any questions on the initiative, please contact Joanna Williams at joanna.williams@college-optometrists.org or on 020 7776 4359.