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Accredited Training Providers - quality assurance schedule and latest reports

Please find below, a summary of accreditation outcomes reviewed and confirmed by the education comittee at the meeting held in February 2018:

Please find below details of our schedule of quality assurance visits and reports:
 

Ophthalmic Dispensing

 

Institute

 

Programme

 

Last visit

 

Approval status 

 

Latest report

 

ABDO College

Fellowship Dispensing Diploma

April 2017

 

Full Accreditation

 

Acrobat Reader icon ABDO College April 2017 Visit

Foundation Degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing

BSc (Hons) Ophthalmic Dispensing

Contact Lens Programme

February 2017

 

Full Accreditation

 

Acrobat Reader icon ABDO College CL Re-Visit Report -February 2017

Anglia Ruskin University

BSc (Hons) Ophthalmic Dispensing

December 2017

 

Full Accreditation

 

      

Acrobat Reader icon Anglia Ruskin visit report December 2017

      

Foundation Degree (FDSC) Ophthalmic Dispensing

April 2016

 

Full Accreditation

 

Acrobat Reader icon Anglia Ruskin University FdSc Dispensing visit report April 2016

Bradford College

BSc Hons in Ophthalmic Dispensing

December 2016 Full Accreditation

 

Foundation Degree (FdSc) Ophthalmic Dispensing

Contact Lens Programme

December 2015

Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon Bradford College Contact Lens visit report December 2015

 

City & Islington College (CANDI)

 

Diploma in Ophthalmic Dispensing

 

November 2015 Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon City & Islington College Diploma in Ophthalmic Dispensing visit report November 2015

 

Contact Lens Programme

 

February 2016

 

Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon City & Islington College Contact Lens visit report February 2016
City, University of London Foundation Degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing October 2012 Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon City University & City and Islington College Foundation Degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing October 2012

Glasgow Caledonian 

University (GCU)

BSc Ophthalmic Dispensing

March 2015

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon GCU BSc Dispensing visit report March 2015

    

 

Optometry

 

Institute   Programme   Last visit  Approval status Latest report

Anglia Ruskin University

BOptom (Hons) Optometry

December 2012

Full Accreditation

  Acrobat Reader icon Anglia Ruskin BOptom visit report December 2017      

Aston University

BSc (Hons) Optometry

November 2014

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon Aston BSc Optom visit report November 2014  
Aston  University Therapeutic Prescribing Programme April 2018 Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon Aston IP visit report April 2018

The University of Bradford

BSc Optometry

 

June 2017

 

Full Accreditation

 

Acrobat Reader icon Bradford BSc Optom visit report June 2017

 

BSc Optometry (Accelerated Route for Dispensing Opticians)

Full Accreditation

Cardiff University

BSc (Hons) Optometry

October 2017

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon Cardiff visit report October 2017  

PgCert Therapeutic Prescribing

February 2018

Full Accreditation

 

Acrobat Reader icon Cardifff IP visit report February 2018

  

 

City, University of London

BSc (Hons) Optometry

January 2016

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon City University BSc (Hons) Optom visit report January 2016

  

Therapeutics Prescribing Programme

November 2017

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon City IP visit report September 2017

College of Optometrists

FCOmptom - Optometry Scheme for Registration Work Based Assessments & FQE

June 2013

 

  Acrobat Reader icon College of Optometrists SfR visit report '18

Diploma in Independent Prescribing

 

 

 

Glasgow Caledonian University

BSc Optometry

February  2015

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon GCU BSc Optom visit report February 2015

Therapeutics Prescribing Programme

September 2017

Full Accreditation

Acrobat Reader icon GCU IP visit report September 2017
University of Hertfordshire

Masters of  Optometry (MOptom)

April 2018 Provisionally approved    Acrobat Reader icon Herts MOptom visit report April 2018

University of Manchester

BSc Optometry

March 2017

Full Accreditation

   

Acrobat Reader icon Manchester MSci & BSc visit report March 2017

  

Masters of Optometry (Msci)

March 2017 Full Accreditation

Plymouth University

BSc (Hons) Optometry November 2016 Full Accreditation Acrobat Reader icon Plymouth BSc Optom visit report November 2016
University of Portsmouth Master of Optometry - MOptom February 2018 Provisionally approved   Acrobat Reader icon Portsmouth MOptom visit report February 2018    
Ulster University

BSc (Hons) Optometry

April 2014

Full Accrediation   Acrobat Reader icon Ulster BSc Optom visit report April 2014  
PgCert Theory of Independent Prescribing April 2016 Full Accreditation   Acrobat Reader icon Ulster IP visit report April 2016