Stage 1 & Stage 2 Tutorials

These tutorials are designed to cover individual topics in a lot of detail. the main topics we cover are: Pathology, Binocular Vision, Visual Fields, Contact Lenses & Dispensing

Online Tutorials – only £20 each

In the recent months we have started to offer online tutorials, these have become very popular and so we have decided to include these as part of our core courses. They consist of a speaker and a group of students who register to attend.

  • NEW! Visit 1 tutorial: Sunday 11th October 2020: SOLD OUT This tutorial consists of an introduction to the pre-reg year along with an interactive journey through the first 10 competencies, including the Opticians act, tear assessment, pupil assessment and risk factors for common ocular diseases

NEW! Stage 2 case scenarios: Monday 12th October: Book now

8 cases will be discussed, covering all competencies

Only £25

  • Pathology tutorial part 1: Sunday 8th November: Book now          This will be covering management of patients using real life case scenarios of patients that attended practice, including flashes and floaters, papilitis and age related macula degeneration.
  • Sight test tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.                Practical demonstrations on how to conduct a sight test for your Stage 2 assessment along with tips and suggestions on how to tailor your routine.
  • Visual fields tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.              An interactive journey through the visual pathway as well as a detailed discussion on how to interpret visual field plots, with specific attention to Humphrey plots. To test your learning, there will be a field defect quiz at the end.
  • Binocular vision tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.    This will be a lecture on extraocular muscles and cranial nerve palsies, along with a practical demonstration of some core BV tests
  • Dispensing tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC                      This will cover common topics such as calculations on BVD, MSU and differential prismatic effect as well paediatric and high prescription dispensing.
  • Pathology tutorial part 1: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.            This will be covering management of patients using real life case scenarios of patients that attended practice, including flashes and floaters, papilitis and age related macula degeneration.
  • Pathology tutorial part 2: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.           This will cover many other ocular conditions including HSK, HZK, anterior uveitis, angle closure glaucoma, hypertensive retinopathy and vascular occlusions.
  • Soft contact lenses tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.       This will cover CLs fit, CLs aftercare and discuss CLs complications and their management.
  • RGP contact lenses tutorial: On a Sunday evening, date TBC.      This will cover the features and benefits of RGP lenses and materials, RGP selection, lens assessment (in detail, with pictures) and final lens modification.

One to one Tutorials £35 each

We are offering one to one tutorials on any of the above, you can decide which topic to cover