CET

Welcome to OT's CET section where you can take a range of CET, VRICS and CET Video exams in order to collect CET points. 

Please note that when taking an exam, the MCQs may require practitioners to apply additional knowledge that has not been covered in the related CET article. 

For more information on the requirements of the GOC's enhanced CET scheme, click here.

  • What happens when the practice team are under pressure? This video dramatises a common scenario in a busy practice. But help is at hand; the AOP's legal team dissect what has happened as well as discussing how you can prevent this happening in your workplace
    Standards of practice Standards of practice

    CET Video

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    AOP legal team

    Published:
    02 January 2018

    Closes:
    28 June 2018

    Related CET article

  • What should you do if a patient doesn't meet the required standard for driving but tells you they have no intention of informing the DVLA? This lecture examines the vision standards for driving and the current research, before turning to the practicalities of managing patients who drive
    Communication Standards of practice Communication Standards of practice

    CET Video

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Julie-Anne Little BSc (Hons), PhD, MCOptom, FHEA

    Published:
    01 May 2018

    Closes:
    04 July 2018

    Related CET article

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  • This article provides a guide to get practitioners started with ortho-k contact lens fitting, covering the equipment needed, optimal fitting characteristics and troubleshooting tips
    Contact lenses Ocular examination Contact lenses Ocular examination Contact lenses Ocular examination

    CET

    O, DO, CL

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Paul Levine OD, FIAOMC, FAAO, Dr Thomas Weshefsky OD, FIAOMC

    Published:
    26 May 2018

    Closes:
    06 July 2018

    Related CET article

  • In this article, the author presents a series of cases of children that presented to his practice to identify potential visual factors influencing academic underachievement
    Communication Assessment of visual function Binocular vision Communication Refractive management

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Professor Bruce Evans BSc, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO, FEAOO, FBCLA, DipCLP, DipOrth

    Published:
    26 May 2018

    Closes:
    06 July 2018

    Related CET article

  • This article provides an overview of early visual processing and describes how the properties of some of these neurons may give rise to a number of visual illusions
    Communication Ocular disease Communication

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Corinne Fulcher BSc (Hons), PhD, Dr Samantha Strong BSC (Hons), PhD, AFHEA

    Published:
    26 May 2018

    Closes:
    06 July 2018

    Related CET article

  • This article features four cases of different aetiology that may result in a red eye presentation in routine practice
    Ocular disease Options

    CET VRICS

    O, IP

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Imran Jawaid BSc (Hons), MBChB (Hons)

    Published:
    26 May 2018

    Closes:
    06 July 2018

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  • This article outlines the requirement for registrants to comply with the GOC Standards of Practice with particular focus on the duty of candour. Using case scenarios, the key principles of candour will be explained and a structure to manage difficult conversations will be outlined
    Standards of practice Standards of practice

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Richard Edwards BSc, MCOptom

    Published:
    26 May 2018

    Closes:
    06 July 2018

    Related CET article

  • This feature tests the practitioner’s ability to assess gonioscopy findings by interpreting the signs and symptoms given
    Ocular disease Options

    CET VRICS

    O, TO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Prashant Shah MCOptom, PGDipOphth, DipClinOptom, Yashita Shah MCOptom, PGDipOphth

    Published:
    23 June 2018

    Closes:
    10 August 2018

    Related CET article

  • This article combines scientific review and clinical experience in paediatric contact lens fitting and management. Clinical indications are described with cases from practice
    Communication Contact lenses Binocular vision Communication Contact lenses Paediatric dispensing Communication Contact lenses

    CET

    O, DO, CL

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Kate Gifford PhD, BAppSc (Optom) Hons, GCOT, FBCLA, FIACLE, FCCLSA, FAAO

    Published:
    23 June 2018

    Closes:
    10 August 2018

  • This article outlines the visual standards for driving in the UK and provides advice about what to do if a patient does not meet the required standard
    Communication Standards of practice Communication

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Julie-Anne Little BSc (Hons), PhD, MCOptom, FHEA

    Published:
    23 June 2018

    Closes:
    10 August 2018

    Related CET article

  • This article presents a series of case studies to outline the different surgical options currently available for correction of refractive error
    Communication Communication Ocular abnormalities

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Sundeep Vaswani BSc (Hons), MCOptom, Jay Bhatt BSc (Hons), MCOptom, Vicky Roberts BCS (Hons), MCOptom, Dr Clare O'Donnell PhD, MBA, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA

    Published:
    23 June 2018

    Closes:
    10 August 2018

    Related CET article

  • This article outlines the basic principles of high-level processing and uses a series of visual illusions to explain the underlying mechanisms
    Communication Ocular disease Communication

    CET

    O, DO

    CET points: 1

    Author(s):
    Dr Samantha Strong BSC (Hons), PhD, AFHEA, Dr Corinne Fulcher BSc (Hons), PhD

    Published:
    23 June 2018

    Closes:
    10 August 2018

    Related CET article