February 3, 2021
Interested in becoming more involved with the COO? Consider applying to be a Peer and Practice Assessor. Read on for more details.
January 13, 2021
The Ontario Government has again declared a provincial state of emergency. Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021, certain businesses and service providers in Ontario will be subject to additional public health restrictions. These measures will remain in place until at least February 11, 2021.
December 23, 2020
As we approach the end of the year, the College would like to thank every optician for the dedication and commitment you have shown to the health and well-being of your patients and colleagues. This has been a challenging year and you have demonstrated that you can provide safe and
November 17, 2020
Last Chance to Share your thoughts on the Draft Delegation Standard of Practice and Practice Guidelines. Standard 10: Delegation survey closes on Saturday, November 14, 2020. Reading the document and completing the survey can be counted towards your self-directed CE for the year.
November 10, 2020
The College of Opticians Of Ontario offices will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.
October 19, 2020
Share your Thoughts on the Draft Delegation Standard of Practice and Practice Guideline
September 29, 2020
Get Involved as an Appointed Member on COO Committees Serving as an appointed committee member is a personally and professionally rewarding way of contributing to safe and high-quality vision care for Ontario patients. If you are a Registered Optician interested contributing to public protection, consider getting involved. Appointments are for
August 13, 2020
Read on for important updates from the College, including good news about registration fees, opportunities to get involved at the College and, provide feedback, and updates on the College student/intern mentor policy and the Board's July meeting.
July 20, 2020
Join the Board of Directors meeting on YouTube on Monday July 27, 2020 from 9:00 am to 12:00. To watch the live stream on YouTube click here.
June 19, 2020
The College recognizes the existence and impact of systemic racism and discrimination in Ontario. As the regulator for opticians across Ontario, our College is committed to working with opticians to ensure that practice environments are inclusive, tolerant, diverse, safe and equitable spaces.