Optical Trainee

REQUIREMENT FOR OPTICAL TRAINEE
• Prospective optical trainee must have been inducted into the Profession before proceeding for their optical training.
• Prospective optical trainee must apply posting from the BOARD to their respective optical dispensary before commencing their optical training.
• Their Supervisor(s) must be up to date with their license and must possess a minimum of 5years post-graduation experience.
• The Optical dispensary or clinic they intend to carry out their optical training must be up to date with the board.
• Optical trainees applying to government owned health centers/ hospitals must attach their letter of appointment with their application letter to the board for posting letter.

REQUIREMENT FOR SUPERVISING OPTICAL TRAINEE
• The supervisor(s) must possess a minimum of 5 years post-graduation experience.
• The supervisor(s) must be up to date with the board.
• The supervisor(s) must never supervise more than 3 – optical trainees at the same time.