Dispensing optician

Association of British Dispensing Opticians

Makes sure that dispensing opticians are properly trained. Also works to support and improve the profession.

College of Optometrists

Support and information for optometrists working in the UK. Their website also has lots of useful information about other careers in eyecare.

General Optical Council

Approves courses and makes sure that standards of training are kept high. Also keeps a register of qualified optometrists and dispensing opticians.

Optician

A magazine for the optical industry. The website has news and articles available to read online.

Optometry Today

An optometry magazine. The website has news and articles available to read online.

GOC eBulletin

The newsletter of the General Optical Council. It is available to read online.


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