Return to work



Where: City University, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB

This event is designed for practitioners who are returning to work after a career break, or wish to practise certain basic skills such as contact lens fitting. The one-day programme provides delegates with an opportunity to refresh core skills in a supportive environment, receive an update on important clinical and regulatory changes within the sector, as well as earn CET points across a range of competencies, including peer discussion.

Delegates will benefit from

  • A refresher on communication skills and taking history and symptoms
  • A chance to practise core skills including routine refraction, slit lamp examination, undilated binocular indirect ophthalmoscopy, visual fields, NCT, and contact lenses 
  • Peer discussion
  • Earn up to 8 CET points
  • An opportunity to network with peers

09:30 - 16:00

  • Event sessions

09:30 - 10:00

  • Registration, tea and coffee


10:00 - 11:00

  • Communication/history and symptoms

11:00 - 12:30

  • Peer discussion

  • Routine clinical examination with feedback

12:30 - 13:30

  • Lunch

    Session Breaks

13:30 - 15:00

  • Peer discussion

  • Routine clinical examination with feedback

15:00 - 16:00

  • Clinical, legal and regulatory update