We offer a variety of courses for the Stage 2 Assessments both online as well as in-person. Prices start from just £60.00 – details are provided below and please contact us for more information as well as specific pricing on the various course options.

 

ONLINE – starting from £60.00

Practical Direct Observations

We can conduct virtual direct observations of the practical aspects of the Stage 2 assessment, including mocks of the routine sight test, soft contact lens fitting and soft contact lens aftercare, all on REAL patients. Under the guidance of an experienced Assessor, you will learn how to demonstrate best practice and optimise your chances of successfully passing this part of the assessment! You will need to make arrangements for patients to attend your practice at agreed times and have the necessary equipment including webcam and microphone to enable these courses to take place. (Course length is half a day).

Practical and Over-arching Competencies Video Tutorials

This course includes video tutorials on how to undertake the direct observations of the Stage 2 assessment, offering best practice guidance, as well as covering ALL of the Stage 2 patient records and episodes. Through a series of 40 videos totally nearly 23 hours of theoretical taught content, we offer best practice tips and example patient records to help you better understand theoretical concepts and the standard of record keeping required in order to optimise your chances of successfully passing this part of the assessment! You can also purchase only parts of these video tutorials if you wish!

Complete Assessment

This course includes virtual review of the direct observations as described above as well as access to all of the video tutorials, giving you complete preparation to better understand practical as well as theoretical aspects of all parts of the Stage 2 assessment. For an additional fee, we can also virtually review YOUR ACTUAL patient records that you will need to present to your Assessor, with feedback to determine their suitability for assessment.

 

IN-PERSON – starting from £299.00

Practical Only (Direct Observations)

This course covers all aspects of the Stage 2 direct observation assessments, including guided mocks of the routine sight test, soft contact lens fitting and soft contact lens aftercare, all on REAL patients. Under the guidance of an experienced Assessor, you will learn how to demonstrate best practice and optimise your chances of successfully passing this part of the assessment! (Course length is half a day).

Over-arching Competencies Only

This course covers the Stage 2 patient records assessment, including review of YOUR ACTUAL patient records and episodes that you will need to present to your Assessor, and discussion of the theoretical aspects for all of the competencies in this assessment. Under the guidance of an experienced Assessor, you will better understand the standard of record keeping required in order to optimise your chances of successfully passing this part of the assessment as well as the suitability of your patient records! (Course length is one full day).

Complete Assessment

This course covers all aspects of the Stage 2 assessment, including guided mocks of the routine sight test, soft contact lens fitting and soft contact lens aftercare, all on REAL patients. We will also review YOUR ACTUAL patient records and episodes that you will need to present to your Assessor, with discussion of the theoretical aspects for all of the competencies in this assessment including scenarios and Images where appropriate. Under the guidance of an experienced Assessor, you will better understand the standard of record keeping required as well as the suitability of your patient records, and demonstrate confident knowledge in order to answer Assessors’ questions and therefore optimise your chances of successfully passing the Stage 2 assessment! (Course length is two full days).