Key Features

  • Essential information is presented in a clear and easily digested format.
  • A trainer schedule/checklist provides consistency in training.
  • Coverage of optics provides readers with the basic knowledge they need.
  • Assessments are included at the end of each section to help assess the level of knowledge. Answers are included at the end of the book.
  • Each level begins with objectives and a list of tasks to master, so readers know exactly what is expected of them prior to beginning each section.
  • Up to date references and suggested readings refer the reader to additional titles for more in-depth coverage.
  • Basic line drawings of anatomy and spectacle lenses enhance reader understanding and comprehension of each topic presented.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introductory Material for the Trainer
Level 1
Level 1 Schedule
Basic Duties
Common Office Equipment
Phone Protocol
Lab Process
Doctors &Techs
Level 1 Assessment
Level 2
Level 2 Schedule
Making Appointments
The Eye
Eye Conditions
Light & Refraction
Frames
Adjustments
Basic Written Eyeglasses Prescription
Lenses
Lens Coatings & "Extras"
Basic Written Contact Lens Prescription
Contact Lenses
Level 2 Assessment
Level 3
Level 3 Schedule
More About Lenses
Choosing Lenses
Frame Styling
Face Shapes
Taking Measurements
Lensometer
Transposing
Level 3 Assessment
Level 4
Level 4 Schedule
Job Orders & Sales
Dispensing Glasses
Dispensing Contact Lenses
Troubleshooting
Verifying Glasses
Level 4 Assessment
Answers to Assessments

Details

No. of pages:
136
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9780702038907
Print ISBN:
9780750674775

About the author

Davey Wooton

Affiliations and Expertise

Lake Charles, LA