College of Optometry & Ophthalmic Sciences, Nashik


                        Certification Scheme Details - CDO



ü  Course Name :- Certified Dispensing Optician


ü  Scope:- Roll of an Optician is the scope of this Certification.


ü  Job Role :-  Be a Vision provider


ü  Required Competency:-


             1. Min 10th  12th Pass

                                2. 2 to 3 years experience in Optical Shop

                                3. Experience in optical Industry

                                4. Vocational Stream in Ophthalmic Technician

                                5. Experience Certificate Must


ü  Experience Skill:- 1. Reading & Writing Skill

                              2. 1 year Experience or Clinical Experience


ü  Pre-requisites:- 1. All Documents should be clear

                                             2. Roll on an Optician document need to submitted

                                             3. 1 to 8 assignments solved and completed

                                             4. Course duration should be completed 

ü  Code of Conduct:-In Exam follow the rule. No miss behavior in exam hall.


ü  Abilities:- Physical capabilities such as Vision & Hearing is must


ü   For initial certification all competency should be meet.


ü  Exams:    1. Written Paper of 50 Marks

                     2. Practical (Viva) Exam of 150 Marks


ü  Result:-  Passing percentage: 50%


ü  Re-Exam:- 1. It will be conducted whenever student absent or Fail.

                                     2. After one month the Exam will be re-schedule.

ü  Below Documents should be verified :-

1.      6 passport size photographs

2.      Last Qualification Documents

3.      Aadhar Card

4.      Experience Certificate



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