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May 2, 2023 - News

Share feedback on proposed 2024-2028 registration fees

The College’s Board of Directors will meet in June to decide the registration fees for the 2024-2028 renewal years. The Board is seeking feedback before making a final decision.

April 17, 2023 - News

Join the April COO Board Meeting on YouTube!

We invite you to join the next virtual Board of Directors meeting on YouTube. Details below:

April 14, 2023 - News

Registration Policies: We want to hear from you!

The College is seeking stakeholder feedback on three new proposed policies. All three policies relate to registration requirements for new and existing opticians

February 24, 2023 - News

March 6, 2023 Board Meeting

Join the COO board meeting on Youtube!

December 19, 2022 - News

Renew your Registration by December 31

Login to the Registrant Portal on the homepage of the College's website to complete your renewal before December 31 to avoid late fees. Registrant and QA portals have been streamlined for an even easier renewal.

December 13, 2022 - News

COO Closed to Observe Holidays

To all our registrants, friends and colleagues we wish you happiness and health this holiday season and into the coming year! The College of Opticians of Ontario will be closed on the following dates:

December 9, 2022 - News

Earn Continuing Education Credits

The College of Opticians is currently working with optician regulatory boards from across Canada to develop a multiple choice online assessment that will be used to assist internationally trained opticians determine if their level of skills and knowledge are comparable to an optician in Canada.  

December 7, 2022 - News

Reminder: Professional Portfolio due December 31, 2022

If you have not already submitted your 2022 Professional Portfolio, please ensure it is completed online through the Registrant Portal by December 31, 2022.

December 2, 2022 - News

Attend the Board of Directors meeting on YouTube

We invite you to join the next virtual Board of Directors meeting on YouTube. Details below:

November 18, 2022 - News

Potential Interruption to Registrant Portal on November 22, 2022

Our provider will be conducting maintenance to their server on November 22, 2022 which could temporarily impact our Registrant Portal. We expect the interruption to be from 7:00 pm on November 22 and to be completed by 9:00 pm.

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