Join the OAC – BC Chapter for a full day of learning, brainstorming & networking at the Vision Kelowna Spring Event taking place 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Sunday, April 23, 2017.
REGISTRATION IS EASY WITH THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS AVAILABLE:
1 – Register Online
2 – Register by Fax, Email or Mail
Print out the following Registration Form, fill it out and send it to the Opticians Association of Canada office by fax (204-947-2519), email (scan & email to firstname.lastname@example.org) or mail to the address at the bottom of the registration form
3 – Register over the phone by calling 1-800-847-3155 x 0
Schedule of the Day:
8:00 AM – 8:55 AM: Registration
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Education Sessions
12:00 PM – 01:00 PM – Lunch
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Education Sessions
Registration Opens at 8:00 AM: You must pick up your registration package before attending your first education session. Session room doors will close 5 minutes after the start of a session, so be sure you give yourself plenty of time to pick up your registration package before proceeding to your first education session.
Education sessions will begin promptly at 9:00 AM: To prevent disruption to the presenter and other attendees, education session room doors will be closed 5 minutes after the start of a session. No one will be allowed to enter the room after that time.
Education Session Topics:
BE ONE OF THE 1ST OPTICIANS TO BEGIN THE MASTER PROGRAM
The OAC is launching the Ophthalmic Dispensing Master Program and the ‘launch pad’ is VISION KELOWNA!!
The Ophthalmic Dispensing Master Program is the next level of education for Opticians; ‘raising the bar’ of professionalism and skills across the country.
At Vision Kelowna, attendees will receive training in the first 4 courses of the Master Program, including History & Vision Care Technology, Lens Cross, Power of Cylinder Away From Axis, and Curves.
The Master Program training will be provided by world-renowned educator and presenter, Professor Ed August. For more information about the Master Program, CLICK HERE.
Vision Kelowna will also include education topics of Addressing the Consequences of our Connected World: Digital Eye Fatigue, From Design to Production, and the COBC will be presenting on the New Education Platform.
Licensed Opticians will earn a MINIMUM OF 9 EDUCATION CREDITS for attending the full day.
Interested in staying at the Manteo Resort during the weekend of Vision Kelowna?
Receive the following special rates for Friday and Saturday night when you mention the Opticians Association of Canada. Call the Manteo Resort at 1-800-445-5255 to make your reservation.
- Deluxe Guestroom – $160.00/night
- One Bedroom Suite – $180.00/night
- Two Bedroom Villas – $275.00/night
- Three Bedroom Villas- $315.00/night