Two and a half days of intensive practical training. This event has run for more than 10 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 pre-presbyope and 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.
The cost is £750 per person. Refreshments and lunch provided. Event times are:
- Friday 16.30-19.00
- Saturday 09.00-17.00
- Sunday 09.00-16.00
Register with the WOPEC website, then book and complete payments online. Please provide WOPEC the payee name if it is different (include the name of attendee in 'delivery address' of Secure Trading payment portal).
For more information please contact WOPEC@cardiff.ac.uk