Contact Lens Clinical Practice

Offered by School of Health Sciences

Short Course / 1 day / TGS-2023025547

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Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Course Fees

Course Information

Contact Lens wear has become an important eye correction resource and one of the most common medical devices on the market. Besides the ability to correct refractive issues, contact lenses are also largely popular for their aesthetic value and choices available. As such, proper fitting and education in the use of these lenses are crucial to avoid complications.

Learning Outcomes

Refresh your knowledge in the field of contact lens practice including soft contact lens (SCL) and rigid gas permeable (RGP) lens fitting. You will gain insights on contact lens patient management covering common contact lens complications and their management.


Course Date: 10 Jun 2024
Application Period: 11 Apr 2024 – 19 May 2024
Duration: 1 day
Time: 9am to 5pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic

This course may be conducted online subject to Covid-19 guidelines.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

Soft contact lens (SCL) and rigid gas permeable (RGP) lens fitting
  • Indicators of a good SCL fit
  • Indicators of a good RGP lens fit
Contact lens patient management
  • Common contact lens complications in practice
  • Managing these complications


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).

Course Fees

SkillsFuture Credit
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Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
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Enhanced training support for SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders, please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

GST Increment in 2024
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024. As such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2024. Please refer to our STEP portal for the updated fees. (Click on STEP.)


  • The fees below are determined based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and revision.
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Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full course fee$283.40
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs for Singapore Citizen$33.02
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs - SPR & LTVP+$33.02
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy for Singapore Citizen aged 40 and above$33.02
SkillsFuture Baseline Funding for Singapore Citizen Aged Below 40$85.02
SkillsFuture Baseline Funding for SPR/LTVP+$85.02