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 tutor to student ratio 1:4. The mock OSCE exam will involve a minimum of 8 five minute stations, with feedback provided. Throughout the weekend there will be presbyope and pre-presbyope patients to refract.
Six distance learning lectures, with multiple choice questions, should be completed prior to attending. These will be available on-line via the website 1 month in advance.
Event begins 2pm Friday 1 March and closes 4pm Sunday 3 March. Refreshments and lunch provided. The cost is £749 per person.
Register with the WOPEC website, then book and complete payments online. Please provide WOPEC the payee name if it is different. For more information please contact WOPEC@cardiff.ac.uk