Welcome to the Optometry Scotland website
We keep our members up to date on our ongoing activity through our website, our Newsletter and regular email communication, as well as by attending events, meetings and keeping in regular contact with colleagues within the sector.
Our website informs Optometrists, Dispensing Opticians and Patients.
If you have something that you would like to #TellOS, we’d love to hear from you!
We want to ensure we’re providing the best possible support for our members so your feedback is essential in order for us to effectively represent our industry.
Any comments, recommendations of topics you’d like to see us focus on can be emailed to TellOS@optometryscotland.org.uk.
Particularly popular enquiries may be used to inform future content on the website with updates, so you can see some of the ways in which we’ve been representing members’ views.
Thank you for your continued support.
Scotland’s only Ophthalmic Dispensing course returns to Glasgow..spread the word
Scotland’s only ophthalmic dispensing course returns to Glasgow We’re delighted to see the return of an Ophthalmic Dispensing Management degree to Glasgow Caledonian University in September 2020 – and we need your help to spread the word! Its return is fantastic news for our industry and we want to play our part in ensuring its
Modern apprenticeship Optical Assistant qualification (SCQF Level 5)
Optometry Scotland have been involved in the development and implementation of a new Modern Apprenticeship Optical Assistant qualification at SCQF level 5. This qualification is competency based and is aimed at new and existing unqualified staff. Funding is available for three age groups; 16-19, 20-24 and 25+ and all candidates will be funding checked by