Become a Florida Board Certified Optician
Professional Opticians of Florida is proud to present this twenty (20) hour course covering state-of-the-art contact lens technologies and fitting techniques.
Earn the required 20 hours of training for State Board of Opticianry Certification. This course fulfills the educational requirement to enable Florida opticians to fill, fit, adapt, and dispense contact lenses without supervision of the prescriber. FL Statute 484.002(6)
Available for CE Credit or License Renewal
This course can be used for 15 hours of technical contact lens CE for Florida license renewal. (CE renewal credits are only earned & issued for attending the entire 20 hour course.) However, you cannot use this course for both Florida Board Certification and license renewal.
The course will include discussion and review of the following topics:
William B. Underwood, Ph. D., LDO
Program Director, Opticianry Hillsborough Community College
The next Certification course will be scheduled for the Fall of 2017 in Tampa