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WOPEC

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Welcome to WOPEC

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

WOPEC remains the only dedicated optometry postgraduate education centre in the world and is based in Cardiff University’s School of Optometry and Vision Sciences.

It provides a dedicated facility for education and training for optometrists, other eye care practitioners and allied health professionals to produce a workforce of professionals who are able to deliver the highest quality of care to their patients. WOPEC offers a wide range of postgraduate taught courses for eye care professionals in the UK and internationally.

Attended training and assessment events are taking place. We ask attendees to wear clinical attire, follow PPE protocol, and take a lateral flow test within 24 hours of their session.

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Specsavers High Wycombe

MECS Assessment Specsavers High Wycombe

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LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers High Wycombe

This event is solely intended for Specsavers Optometrists 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. The assessment is based on the 7 LOCSU MEC... Event Details

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A Virtual Session

LOCSU virtual peer discussion. LOCSU Clinical Pathways. Feb 2022

Category
Commissioned
Venue
A Virtual Session

This event is provided by LOCSU and for practitioners in a Local Optical Committee (LOC) in England. Virtual peer discussion comprising three clinical cases from primary eye care practice (acute eye care, learning disabilities, low vision). Each cas... 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 optometrists 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 w... 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 optometrists 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 asse... Event Details

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Specsavers Maidstone

MECS Assessment Specsavers Maidstone

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers Maidstone

This event is solely intended for Specsavers Optometrists 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. The assessment is based on the 7 LOCSU MEC... Event Details

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Specsavers St Helens

MECS Assessment Specsavers St Helens

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers St Helens

This event is solely intended for Specsavers Optometrists within the area who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical.  Practitioners must be fully registered with the GOC and hold a 'GOC-' number in order to book on the assessment. ... Event Details

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Specsavers Birmingham New Street

MECS Assessment Specsavers Birmingham New Street

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Specsavers Birmingham New Street

This event is solely intended for Specsavers Optometrists 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. The assessment is based on the 7 LOCSU MEC... Event Details

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Bradford University

MECS assessment Bradford LOC practitioners

Category
LOCSU
Venue
Bradford University

This event will prioritise places for Bradford LOC practitioners. Ensure your LOCSU MECS on-line lecture series is successfully completed before booking a place.  If you are a Bradford LOC practitioner and require a unique access code for ... 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

APPENDIX VI - WECS

EHEW Application Form

EHEW Triage Form

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Register with WOPEC to take part in our distance learning programmes, regional events and conferences.

Earn CET points, gain new qualifications and keep your professional status up to date!

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The School of Optometry and Vision Sciences at Cardiff University is recognised as a centre of excellence for teaching and research across the world. For over 80 years we have been committed to mainta… More

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Postgraduate Qualifications via WOPEC (at Cardiff University)

The MSc in Clinical Optometry is a part-time, distance-learning (e-learning) course … More

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