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 - ABDO College

Contact Lens Practical Preparation


Course dates

Postponed for 2020 due to covid 19.



Course location

ABDO College, Godmersham, Kent

Entry requirements

Applicants will have already completed the ABDO College Contact Lens Certificate distance learning course and should have started their theory examinations.

Have you passed all or some of your Contact Lens Certificate Theory Examinations and are now aiming for the Practical Exam but do not quite know where to start or what to do next?

We have just the course for you ………

We are holding a two day course at the ABDO College in Godmersham from 9am – 5pm on Wednesday 28th August 2018 and 9am – 3:00pm on Thursday 29th August 2019. The programme will involve:

Revision Lectures (to remind you how to do it) on:
RGP and soft lens fitting
Aftercare consultations
Management of common aftercare issues

Practical Hands-On-Sessions in:
Slit-lamp examinations
RGP fitting
Soft fitting

Information Sessions on:
The legal implications
How to plan the time until the exam
Case record preparation
The practical examination

Please note: this is not a revision course. This course is designed for those already studying to become a CLO in order to prepare them for their future practical assessments.

The sessions are timetabled in small groups throughout the day and are run by ABDO College lecturers. Lunch is included in the course fee and you can pre-order your meal using the forms provided with your course confirmation.