Free Online Training & Education Software

Free Online Training & Education Software - Partnered with University™ to provide free technical education. Learn about our online training. CECOP USA has partnered with University™ to provide free, on-demand, technical education with custom offerings limited to CECOP USA members.

Free Online Training & Education Software
FREE Online Training & Education Software

Choose from a large selection of ABO (American Board of Opticianry) and COPE (Council on Optometric Practitioner Education) courses, accelerated education videos, and live education opportunities.

We offer three distinct program tracks designed to cater to various educational needs and career stages. Each track provides comprehensive training and knowledge essential for professional growth in the optical field. Upon completing a track, staff members receive an electronic Certificate of Completion, signifying their achievement and readiness to apply their new skills in a practical setting.

These program tracks ensure that participants not only gain theoretical knowledge but also develop practical skills they can immediately apply in their work. Whether you want to deepen your expertise in opticiary or enhance your clinical skills, our educational offerings support your professional journey.

Now Available: Optical 101 Course

Optical 101 Course
Comprehensive Onboarding Modules for Non-Industry Employees

We offer a comprehensive onboarding program comprising four modules tailored to efficiently integrate employees from non-optical backgrounds into the optical industry. These modules are meticulously designed to provide a thorough understanding of essential concepts and practices, ensuring a seamless transition and productive contribution to the optical field.

  1. All About Frames: Firstly, this module provides in-depth knowledge of frame types, materials, and styles, enabling employees to confidently assist customers in selecting suitable frames. Additionally, understanding the nuances of frames equips employees with the necessary expertise to cater to diverse customer preferences.
  2. All About Lenses: Secondly, employees gain a comprehensive understanding of lens types, functionalities, and coatings to guide customers in making informed vision correction decisions. Moreover, acquiring insights into lens technology enables employees to effectively address customer queries and concerns related to vision correction.
  3. The Three O's and The Eye Exam: In this module, participants explore the roles of opticians, optometrists, and ophthalmologists, along with essential components of eye examinations, enhancing their ability to provide exceptional customer service. Furthermore, understanding the distinct contributions of each role fosters a holistic approach to customer care within the optical industry.
  4. Vision and Types of Refractive Errors: Finally, this module covers common vision problems like myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and presbyopia, enabling employees to effectively communicate with customers regarding their vision concerns. Additionally, gaining insights into refractive errors empowers employees to offer personalized recommendations for vision correction solutions.

Overall, these modules are meticulously crafted to ensure an effective integration and productive contribution of employees from non-optical backgrounds, providing a solid foundation for their professional development in this field.

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