Welcome to the Australasian College of Optical Dispensers (ACOD) website!
ACOD is Australasia’s newest training provider delivering quality training and continual professional development servicing the growing needs of the Optical industry.
With over 45 years of industry and vocational education experience, ACOD directors and senior trainers James Gibbins and Chedy Kalach, are passionate about leading the ‘soon to be confirmed’ Registered Training Organisation (RTO) in providing an outstanding level of student centred training.
Together, James and Chedy have extensive industry and training experience in both Australia and New Zealand. They have a wide association of colleagues in the industry and have been responsible for the training of thousands of students. James and Chedy are passionate about their work, absolutely love the celebration of student success and graduations, and look forward to providing more customised, flexible, supportive and responsive training services for our industry.
From 2017, ACOD will be offering the following courses in the Vocational Education and Training sector as a Registered Training Organisation.
- Optical Essentials
- HLT47815 – Cert IV in Optical Dispensing
- BSB30915 – Cert III in Business Administration (Education)
- BSB42615 – Cert IV in New Small Business
All courses can be customised to suit the needs of today’s dynamic learning environment while aligning to units of competency which support career progressing skills and opportunities.
We look forward to developing a long and sustained partnership with you throughout your career and look forward to getting to know you more ‘socially’.