Events

In 2018, we're running over 30 events throughout the UK, including peer discussions, legal roadshows, professional development workshops and national conferences.

CET points can be acquired at most of our events, which are either free or at a reduced rate for AOP members.

View the 2018 programme as a PDF (right click to download, 7.8Mb) or search the event listing below to view and book.

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    This event is tailored to meet the specific needs of locum practitioners - hosted by the AOP in partnership with Johnson & Johnson Vision. This free-to-attend regional event has two sessions with six interactive CET points applied for.

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    Time: 18:00 - 21:15

    CET points applied: 6

    Price: £0

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    Members enjoy peer discussions for the opportunity to share ideas and reflect on different approaches. You'll collaborate in small groups, on a range of clinical scenarios and ethical dilemmas.

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    Time: 18:15 - 21:00

    Interactive CET points applied for: 3

    Price: £0–£75

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    This event is tailored to meet the specific needs of locum practitioners - hosted by the AOP in partnership with Johnson & Johnson Vision. This free-to-attend regional event has two sessions with six interactive CET points applied for.

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    Time: 18:00 - 21:15

    Interactive CET points applied for: 6

    Price: £0

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    Using common workplace scenarios as a basis for discussion,this workshop will introduce you to some tried-and-tested assertiveness and influencing techniques to help you balance your own needs in the workplace, with those of your patients and fellow practitioners.

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    Time: 09:30 - 16:30

    Interactive CET points applied for: 15

    Price: £175-£300

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    Legal roadshows cover key issues that arise when practising optometry, with table discussions and expert advice from the AOP's legal and regulatory team.

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    Time: 18:15 - 21:00

    Interactive CET points applied for: 4

    Price: £0–£75

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    These events focus on the specialist area of therapeutics,covering all competencies required for IP-qualified optometrists alongside specialist peer discussion. The events will appeal to practitioners who are part way through their therapeutics qualification, are considering the IP route, or simply want to make better use of the existing core competencies.

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    Time: 08:00 - 17:30

    Price: £185

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    Time: 10:00 - 16:30

    Price: £250

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    Time: 09:30 - 16:00

    Price: £129

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    Members enjoy peer discussions for the opportunity to share ideas and reflect on different approaches. You'll collaborate in small groups, on a range of clinical scenarios and ethical dilemmas.

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    Time: 10:00 - 17:00

    Interactive CET points applied for: 3

    Price: £0–£75

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    Members enjoy peer discussions for the opportunity to share ideas and reflect on different approaches. You'll collaborate in small groups, on a range of clinical scenarios and ethical dilemmas.

    More about this event

    Time: 18:15 - 21:00

    CET points applied: 3

    Price: £0–£75