This 48 hour course is designed to enable the student to perform assigned duties and ophthalmic procedures as assistants to the ophthalmologist. Successful completion of the course serves as a prerequisite for the Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) examination administered by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO). Textbook is included in cost of class.
Class is Monday and Thursday. Last day of class will meet on Tuesday 12/18/18.
Interested students are encouraged to attend a free Healthcare Orientation Session at BRCC. Call to register 540-453-2215.