Binocular and Paediatric Vision Assessment

Short Course / 1 day

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

Comprehensive eye examinations are crucial for a child, as the brain learns to accommodate undetected eye problems which may lead to many issues for the child in all areas of life. Providing high-quality eye-care can help to avoid such problems and allow your child to reach their highest ability.

Learning Outcomes

Refresh your knowledge on the tests involved in binocular and pediatric vision assessment. This course provides you with the skills you need to detect binocular and pediatric vision abnormalities, and how to manage binocular and pediatric vision disorders.

  • Identify binocular vision disorders in primary eye-care practice
  • Learn now to evaluate ocular alignment, vergence and accommodation system
  • Conduct eye examination on young children

Course 
Schedule

Course Date: 1 April 2021
Application Period: 16 Feb to 11 Mar 2021
Duration: 1 day
Time: 9am to 6pm
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

This course consists of 1 modules:

Course Outline
  • Binocular vision disorders in primary eye-care practice
  • Evaluating ocular alignment, vergence and accommodation system
  • Examination of young children

Certification

A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s).


A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).


Entry Requirements

Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

Have valid practicing license from Optometrists and Opticians Board (OOB), Singapore.

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.
The course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. For more information on the SkillsFuture Credit click here.
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$278.20
Singaporeans and Permanent Residents$83.46
Singaporeans qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$31.46
Singaporeans and Permanent Residents qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$31.46