7 hours / 1 day
9am to 6pm
Mode of Training:
Singapore Polytechnic, Optometry Centre (SPOC)
This is a skill-upgrading course to provide highly interactive problem based learning to optometrists in the areas of assessment and management of accommodative and non-strabismic binocular vision (A/BV) disorders.
Lectures will cover the key BV testing, diagnosis and evidence-based holistic approaches in managing A/BV disorders. Participants, in small groups, will be able to deepen their knowledge in BV, revise the various BV testing skills and eventually prescribing vision therapy for A/BV disorders
This course aims to deepen optometrists’ knowledge and skills and providing evidence-based holistic approach in managing accommodative and non-strabismic binocular vision (A/BV) disorders.
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
1. Effectively assess and diagnose A/BV disorders
2. Manage A/BV disorders holistically using vision therapy
- A/BV Disorders – a problem-based perspective
- Evaluating BV status
- Efficient and effective ways in diagnosing A/BV disorders.
- Case studies in A/BV disorders
- Evidence-based holistic management approach for A/BV disorders
- Preparing your practice for vision therapy
- Testing and diagnosing A/BV disorders
- Case studies and interactive evaluation of A/BV disorders cum Introduction to Vision Therapy in managing A/BV disorders
- Prescribing Vision Therapy for A/BV disorder
Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge
Registered Optometrists (Diploma or Degree)
Award / Certification / Accreditation
• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
| ||Singapore Citizens aged 50 and above ||Singapore PRs/Foreigners|
|Funding available||50% of the course fee excluding GST (capped at $500 per course)||Nil|
|Course Fees Payable||$235.40 (incl. of GST)||$125.40 (incl. of GST)|
1. Government subsidy will only apply to the course fee portion and will not cover GST
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*Registration may be closed once seats are filled up
1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS
(Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.
b) For NETS payment
, you can pay at:
Singapore PolytechnicPACE Academy
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here
Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.
2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.