Professional Development Toolbox

There are many resources that can support your professional development. It may be that you looking to organise your CET to ensure you are on track or you may be looking to plan to develop your clinical practice.

In this area we will provide access to resources that may be helpful when considering continuing professional development and education and training.

Available resources in this tool box will be developed and added-to, so please ensure to check back regularly for new additions.

The GOC publication: A guide for registrants in the 2019-21 CET cycle. Available to download here.

GOC CET Competencies for Dispensing Opticians.

GOC CET Competencies for Optometrists.

GOC CET Competencies for Contact Lens Opticians.

June 2020 Webinar – Person Centred Dementia Care
Further Learning Reference & Support
Question & Answer Responses


July 2020 Webinar – Diabetic Retinal Screening Programmes & Analysis of Common Conditions seen during Retinal Imaging
Further Learning Reference & Support
Question & Answer Responses


August 2020 Webinar – Eye Drops User Review
Question & Answer Responses


September 2020 Webinar – Driving & Spectacle Lenses
Question & Answer Responses
Government Statistics – Reported Road Casualties


October 2020 Webinar – Aiding Vision, Making the Most of Optical Aids.
Question & Answer Responses
References, Links and Further Reading


November 2020 Webinar – The Long & Short of Myopia Management.
Questions & Answer Responses
References, Links & Further Reading
Clinical Guidelines-Supplement