Ophthalmic Dispensing Professionals Continuing Education

Continuing Education requirements for Ophthalmic Dispensers.

Registered ophthalmic dispensers shall complete a minimum of 8 continuing education credits during the 2 year period prior to each renewal of registration.

At least 5 of the continuing education credits shall be earned through live didactic courses.

Home study programs shall include audio, video or computer programs with successful completion of a written examination.

Applicants for renewal shall submit documentation concerning continuing education credits with the application for renewal.

Continuing education approved by the American Board of Opticianry or the National Contact Lens Examiners shall be accepted for continuing education credits.