Training Program Summary

Optomeric Technician/Assistant
Optometric Technician/Assistant. A program that prepares individuals to assist optometrists in providing patient care, administering examinations and treatments, and performing office administrative functions. Includes instruction in applied anatomy and physiology of the eye, visual testing, patient communication, patient preparation, medications and administration, dispensing and fitting of eyeglasses and contact lenses, record-keeping, and office management skills.
 
Training Providers for Optomeric Technician/Assistant in California
Provider Name
Program Name
Tulare Joint Union High School District Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
Martinez Adult Education Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
American Career College-Anaheim Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
National Career Education - Rancho Cordova Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
Reedley College Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
Hacienda La Puente Adult Education Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
Cerritos College Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
American Career College-Los Angeles Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
National Career Education Optomeric Technician/Assistant 
San Diego County ROP SDCOE/JCCS Optomeric Technician/Assistant 

Occupations for Optomeric Technician/Assistant in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians2018 - 20283,9004,50060015.4 Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)  
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians2018 - 20283,9004,50060015.4 Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)