Patient ServiceCategory: Front Desk Course Length: 45 MIN
This course describes why loyal patients are important to the dispensary and how Dispensers can contribute to patient retention and satisfaction. This course also identifies the qualities of potential long term patients.
Patients and ConditionsCategory: Patient Service & Selling Course Length: 45 MIN
This course describes how to measure pupillary distance using a pupilometer and pupillary distance ruler. It describes the different parts of a pupilometer and provides key tips for using this instrument with patients.
Understanding Vertical ImbalanceCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 30 MIN
This course describes vertical imbalance, how the patient experiences it, and how a Dispenser can computer and calculate the amount of imbalance in a lens.
Understanding Lens Power and Prismatic EffectCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 20 MIN
This course provides information on how to identify lens power in different types of lenses. It also provides a detailed description of how to use Prentice Rule in measuring the power of a lens.
Balancing Prescribed PrismCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 15 MIN
This course explains the difference between prescribed prism and induced prism and the purpose of balancing prism. It also provides the rules for cancelling, compounding, and balancing prism.
Vertex CompensationCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 15 MIN
This course explains the concept of vertex compensation and how to consider this factor when fitting a patient’s eye wear.
Toric TranspositionCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 15 MIN
This course defines the concept of Toric Transposition and how to use a lens clock to get the basic power readings of each lens surface.
Optical Principles of Contact LensesCategory: Optical / Medical Course Length: 20 MIN
This course provides an overview of different types of contact lenses and describes how different types of contact lenses benefit the patient.
Evaluating Current Eye Wear PerformanceCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 15 MIN
This course explains how Dispensers can evaluate a patient’s current eyewear performance and make recommendations based on their current eye wear.
Dispensing to ChildrenCategory: Patient Service and Selling Course Length: 20 MIN
This course describes key considerations for dispensing optical products to children. It reviews important facts about certain products best suited for children, various measurement techniques when working with children, and how to work with the parents of younger patients.
New Range of VariluxCategory: Products - APT Course Length: 45 MIN
The NEW range of Varilux lenses is composed of 3 advanced Varilux lens designs which you will learn about in this course: Varilux Comfort® W2+ lenses, Varilux® Physio® W3+ lenses, Varilux S Series lenses. These lens designs address different visual and lifestyle demands, providing sharp vision unique to each patient’s needs while using cutting edge technologies with proven and measurable benefits.
Crizal UVCategory: Products - APT Course Length: 30 MIN
Learn the latest technology on how Crizal UV protects eyeglass wearers from Harmful UV rays and reflections