December and January 2022 mock OSCE courses now open

Our face to face Mock OSCE course has been ranked as one of the best courses by students, purely one to one with bespoke feedback as well as tips/advice, handouts and an experience just like the real thing with actors/ examiners and volk mannequin! NEW: OSCE information booklet This guide is packed full of useful hints, pointers and tip sheets based on our cases as well as how to get you through the OSCEs. Free for all those who attend our F2F course


Morning or afternoon sessions are available and we promise that you will find the experience worthwhile and useful


Our examiners are from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences and include: College assessors, a WOPEC lead assessor, a glaucoma specialist optometrist, a consultant ophthalmologist, a contact lens optician, hospital optometrists, clinical demonstrators and AOP councillors.


Hundreds of students have gone attended our mock OSCEs over the years, with excellent feedback. For more information please use the contact us form.


These are held in Birmingham and occasionally in Manchester Dates are available for our one to one online mock OSCE course – please email info@optomacademy.com  for more information


Upcoming face to face courses:

These are our most popular course. We have groups of students sitting stations individually, with one to one exams and feedback given at the end of each station. Includes VOLK on a dummy eye with feedback. We ensure social distancing and PPE is worn at all times for both students and examiners. They are broken down into:

  1. History and symptoms
  2. Communication
  3. Data interpretation
  4. Practical

Sunday 12th December: SpaMedica, Apex House, Calthorpe Rd, Birmingham B15 1TR

£175

Booking link: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/mock-osces-2138826291


Sunday 19th December: SpaMedica, Apex House, Calthorpe Rd, Birmingham B15 1TR FULLY BOOKED


Sunday 9th January 2022: SpaMedica, Citygate Central, Blantyre St, Manchester M15 4SQ £180 Booking link: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/mock-osces-2138828970


OSCE support tutorial (online): Thursday 6th January 2022 at 7.30pm

The session provides hints and tips and discussing previous OSCE stations and possible case scenarios

This is FREE for to attend for all those who have booked onto our face to face or virtual mock OSCE courses in December and January and will be automatically registered and sent the Zoom link the day before the event

For everyone else, it is only £10:

Booking link: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/osce-support-2138825160


One to one online mock OSCE course: £140

These are 11 different cases (Set A) following on from our face to face mock OSCE course, done online with an assessor. All one to one with immediate feedback and will last 2 hours. Due to popular demand, we have written an additional set of cases (Set B) They are broken down into:

  1. History and symptoms
  2. Communication – this is focused on
  3. Data interpretation
  4. Practical – VOLK tutorial can be included on request

Discounted rate if booked onto our face to face course or if sets A+B are purchased as a bundle NEW: Online OSCE information booklet This guide is packed full of useful hints, pointers and tip sheets based on our cases as well as how to get you through the OSCEs. Free for all those who attend our online course To book, please contact us


OSCE support tutorial: TBC

The session provides hints and tips and discussing previous OSCE stations and possible case scenarios

This is FREE for to attend for all those who have booked onto our face to face or virtual mock OSCE courses in September and will be automatically registered and sent the Zoom link the day before the event

For everyone else, it is only £10


Individual Mock OSCE course from £350 This is a one to one, face to face mock OSCE course, going through over 10 cases (including VOLK on a dummy eye) and a variety of practical stations. Lasting 4 hours in total, includes bespoke feedback and can be tailored to support any areas you require further assistance on


Individual mock OSCE from £200

This is a one to one, face to face mock OSCE course, including VOLK on a dummy eye with feedback.


Special mock OSCE package: from only £290

This is a new package which will include both our face to face mock OSCE course and our additional virtual courses at a discounted rate, saving £25


VOLK one to one practical session, from only £25

30 min session on how to perfect your VOLK skills to help you pass your OSCE station or improve your technique, includes practical session on dummy eye.


Online tutorials Covering a range of different topics, perfect for OSCE prep