The Royal College of Ophthalmologists OPT faculty is hosting the following free webinar:

Title:  Getting Started in Ophthalmic Practitioner Training (based on the OCCCF)

Thursday 23rd July, 6.00-7.30pm

Target audience:  OPT Learners, Trainers and Clinical Leads

This webinar is intended as a ‘how to’ guide for learners and supervisors who are keen to start OPT training within their departments. The webinar will provide a brief overview of the OPT curriculum, together with guidance for potential learners and supervisors on how to approach workplace based assessments, document evidence in the portfolio, and prepare for appraisal and certification. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions of the OPT faculty from RCOphth and colleagues from BIOS, CoO and RCN.

Please register in advance for this meeting using the following link:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Further information and resources for OPT training can be found at:

If you are planning to attend, please also read the OPT Explanatory document.