Ohio Approved CECs
All the courses offered on opticaltraining.com are approved by the state of Ohio for continuing education in opticianry. Read on for more information.
Self-study courses approved
As of January 1, 2003 Ohio licensed opticians can earn their continuing education credits through the self study courses offered by the Optical Training Institute.
Large Selection of approved courses
OTI currently offers a large selection of Ohio state approved courses. These include 56 hours of spectacle dispensing courses and 34 hours of contact lens dispensing courses.
Which courses are approved?
All the courses listed on this site are approved by the Ohio state board. Those courses which are designated as ABO are also approved for spectacle dispensing credit hours by the Ohio state board and the NCLE designated courses are approved for contact lens credit hours.
How many credits do you need to earn?
The following CE requirement information is taken from the
Ohio Administrative Code 4726 Ohio Optical Dispensers Board
4725.51 Renewal - continuing education.
|(A)||Each license issued under sections 4725.40 to 4725.59 of the Revised Code shall expire on the first day of January in the year after it was issued. Each person holding a valid, current license may apply to the Ohio optical dispensers board for the extension of the license under the standard renewal procedures of Chapter 4745. of the Revised Code. Each application for renewal shall be accompanied by a renewal fee the board shall establish by rule . In addition, the application shall contain evidence that the applicant has completed continuing education within the immediately preceding one-year period as follows:|
Law and Rules Regulating the Practice of Opticianry in Ohio Course