Certificate Course In Ophthalmic AssistantMaharastra University of Health science
Price on request
The purpose of the course is to develop an ophthalmic manpower at primary eye care level. This training will enable a student to become a competent person in providing service as an optometrist, Refractionist and Ophthalmic Assistant to the community in urban, semi-urban & rural setting in private, semi - Governmental
and Governmental sectors. The trainee on the completion of the course would besides functioning primarily as an (vision care professionals) Ophthalmic Assistant, Optometrist and Refractionist would also perform various tasks at all levels.
Blindness is a major public health problem in India accourding to WHO
there are 10 million blind and visually disabled nearly 80% of blindness is avoidable if there is adequate eye care professionals at primary, secondary, tertiary level.