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Welcome to WOPEC

Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre Canolfan Addysg Optometrig Ôl-raddedig Cymru

WOPEC is the first Postgraduate Education Centre for Optometry in the World, dedicated to excellence in eye care education through quality and independence.

We provide a wide range of postgraduate taught courses as well as short courses for optometrists and eye care professionals in the UK and Internationally.

WOPEC is accommodated within the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences at Cardiff University and benefits from the involvement of Cardiff's internationally renowned academic staff.

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

Refraction Certificate Revision for Ophthalmologists. 1 - 3 March 2019.

Category
Short Courses
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

Two and a half days of intensive practical training. This event has run for many years, three times a year. All aspects of the refraction certificate syllabus will be covered by experienced and qualified tutors in hands on practical sessions, maximum... Event Details

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Brecon Hospital

EHEW12 re-accreditation 2018/19 Brecon

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Brecon Hospital

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).         &n... Event Details

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Royal Glamorgan Hospital

EHEW13 re-accreditation 2018/19 Llantrisant 1

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Royal Glamorgan Hospital

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Specsavers Bristol

Glaucoma assessment Specsavers Bristol

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers Bristol

This event is solely intended for Specsavers practitioners within the area who wish to undertake their Glaucoma Part 2 practical The assessment is in the form of 5 assessment stations, each takes 5 minutes. Please allow 60 minutes for the ... Event Details

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Specsavers Bristol

MECS assessment Specsavers Bristol

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers Bristol

This event is solely intended for Specsavers practitioners within the area who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical The assessment is in the form of 5 assessment stations, each takes 5 minutes. Allow 90 minutes for the briefing and full ass... Event Details

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

EHEW14 re-accreditation 2018/19 Cardiff 3

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

EHEW training and validation March 2019

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

This event is for optometrists wishing to deliver Eye Health Examination Wales (EHEW) services. Any fully qualified optometrist, with a GOC-01- number, registered to practice in Wales can be accredited to provide EHEW examinations. If you would like... Event Details

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

EHEW15 re-accreditation 2018/19 Cardiff 4

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport

EHEW16 re-accreditation 2018/19 Newport 3

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Singleton Hospital, Swansea

EHEW17 re-accreditation 2018/19 Swansea 2

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Singleton Hospital, Swansea

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Specsavers London Wall

MECS assessment Specsavers London Wall

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers London Wall

This event is solely intended for Specsavers practitioners within the area who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical The assessment is in the form of 5 assessment stations, each takes 5 minutes. Allow 90 minutes for the briefing and full ass... Event Details

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Specsavers London Wall

Glaucoma assessment Specsavers London Wall

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers London Wall

This event is solely intended for Specsavers practitioners within the area who wish to undertake their Glaucoma Part 2 practical The assessment is in the form of 5 assessment stations, each takes 5 minutes. Please allow 60 minutes for the ... Event Details

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Institute of Optometry

MECS assessment - WOPEC

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Institute of Optometry

This event is intended for all practitioners who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical assessment There is a fee of £150 payable in advance of this event.   For further information, please contact Emma Bolton BoltonE1@Cardif... Event Details

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

Optical Assistant Training

Category
Commissioned
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

This course has been created especially for the Optical Assistant; either those who are new to optical practice, or for those who are increasing duties within their practice. Designed to give insight in to all the roles an Optical Assistant may under... Event Details

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ABDO National Resources Centre Birmingham

Contact Lens Opticians MECS assessment day

Category
Commissioned
Venue
ABDO National Resources Centre Birmingham

This event is solely for GOC registered Contact Lens Opticians who have already attended the ABDO-WOPEC practical day and now wish to undertake the assessments to accredit as a CLO MECS practitioner.  The assessment is in the form of 7 ass... Event Details

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Bridgend, Princess of Wales Hospital

EHEW18 re-accreditation 2018/19 Bridgend 2

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Bridgend, Princess of Wales Hospital

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Royal Glamorgan Hospital

EHEW19 re-accreditation 2018/19 LLantrisant 2

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Royal Glamorgan Hospital

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

EHEW22 re-accreditation 2018/19 Cardiff 5

Category
Eye Health Examination Wales
Venue
Wales Optometry Postgraduate Education Centre (WOPEC)

This is the contact evening event for EHEW reaccreditation 2018/19. It includes a peer discussion session (3 interactive CET points) and a corneal foreign body removal practical workshop (3 interactive CET points).        ... Event Details

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EHEW

The new EHEW Manual comes into operation on Wednesday 1st August 2018, after which time you must adhere to the protocols and guidelines contained within.

Please download the documents from here.

EHEW Manual refresh v18 2018

Appendix II WECS

APPENDIX III - WECS

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APPENDIX VI - WECS

EHEW Application Form

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