Florida State Board Examination Prep course



POF Members Rate

Registration Fees:
Before May 6    -        $247
On or After May 6 - $277

Standard Rate

Before May 6    -        $347
On or After May 6 - $377

POF Instructor

Leslie Acreman:

Leslie started in the opticianry field in 2001. She received her A.S in Opticianry from HCC in 2013. She has been tutoring Opticianry since 2011 and the Florida State Boards specifically since 2014. 

Leslie sponsors students in the HCC program and she also has an apprentice she sponsors. Leslie joined POF as a member in 2011 and looks forward to giving back to our organization and its members that support your licensure.


Also at

West Coast Better Vision

Saturday Apprentice Special  Package

Attend all three of the REQUIRED apprentice courses (to become a Florida Licensed Optician) in one day and save! Over six hours of high quality education, lunch, exhibits and the happy hour reception for only $99 (early rate-before April 22).

Register now to save $30

*First course begins on Saturday at 8:00 am

State Board Exam Prep

(National Commission of State Opticianry Regulatory Boards)

POF Instructor: Leslie Acreman

Sunday, May 19, 2019

at West Coast Better Vision

**Limited Seating** - this course will sell out, early registration is encouraged in order to guarantee a spot.

Professional Opticians of Florida is proud to present the Florida State Board Exam Prep at West Coast Better Vision 2019.  This course is designed to prepare the Apprentice Optician, Student or Licensed Optician from another state who already has their ABO and NCLE certifications to take the National Commission of State Opticianry Regulatory Boards (NCSORB) with confidence.

This course will prepare the candidate for the State Board Examination.

Topics will include:

Topic I -

  • Multiple choice topics spectacles

Topic II -

  • Multiple choice contact lens

Topic III -

  • Contact lens fitting and conditions of the eye.

Topic IV –

  • Simulators for spectacles: Seg Height, Pupilary Distance and Lensometer.

Topic V –

  • Simulators for contacts: Keratometer, Slit Lamp operations, Slit Lamp evaluation of contact lens fit.
Topic VI –
    • Testing tips and questions


    Spectacles: Multiple‐Choice Examination

    Domain Percentage of Questions

    Analyze and Interpret 46%

    Fit and Dispense 38 %

    Produce Eyewear 11%

    General Knowledge 5%

    Total 100%


    Contact Lens: Multiple‐Choice Examination

    Domain Percentage of Questions

    Fit and Dispense Contact Lenses 100%

    Total 100%

    Schedule at a glance:

    8:30am -12:00pm:  Review Topic

    12:00pm -1:00pm: Lunch on your own

    1:00pm -3:30pm: Review Topic


    POF guests will enjoy a reduced room rate at the Safety Harbor Resort & Spa of $99 with the resort fee waived to our group.  Please make your hotel reservations by calling (727) 726-1161 and advising the hotel you are with POF/Professional Opticians of Florida or Group# 39I6S8 to receive the reduced rate. Please book before April 24, 2019.


    POF’s goal is to provide you with the friendliest service possible and to treat you as the professional that you are. We accept all major credit cards & your checks in advance & on-site.

    If you need to cancel for any reason, POF will give you a 100% refund, no explanation needed. Just send us a note confirming you cannot attend before the event & we will refund ALL of your money after the event.

    Special Accommodations: In accordance with ADA, do you have any special requirements that we need to accommodate? Please call 850-201-2622. Pre-registration and 7 days advance written notice is required.

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