Ophthalmology Technician Program
72 WEEK DEGREE PROGRAM
The Ophthalmic Technician Program prepares the student to assist Ophthalmologists and other Eye Health providers in detecting, diagnosing, treating and proper follow up on the patient’s eye care.
The student will become well acquainted with the development and structures of the human eye, the way it functions, internally and externally, and will get familiar with the different ophthalmic diseases regarding etiology, signs and symptoms, and treatment.
There is a strong emphasis of the properties of light and geometric optics, including refraction and reflection, comprehending the principles of vision.
The students will become well acquainted with the development and experience through the different ophthalmic clinics in the region.
Become proficient in the properties of light and geometric optics
Understand the structures of the eye
Understand the importance of specialized equipment for optical usage