HLT47815 Certificate IV in Optical Dispensing Course
Open for enrolments in NSW, VIC, QLD, WA, SA
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This qualification reflects the role of optical dispensers who dispense and supply optical appliances as prescribed by optometrists and/or ophthalmologists in accordance with The Australian Standards. Optical dispensers practice in a range of environments including optical dispensaries, optometric practices and laboratories. They may be self-employed or employed by another optical dispenser, an optometrist, a major optical dispensing company or other retailers. This is the highest level qualification for optical dispensing in Australia.
The course comprises 14 units
HLTOPD001 Provide advice on optical appliances
HLTOPD002 Dispense optical appliances
HLTOPD003 Dispense atypical prescriptions
HLTOPD005 Process and manage optical appliance orders
BSBSMB403 Market the small business (elective)
BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations (elective)
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
BSBCUS30 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
SIRXSLS201 Sell products and services
SIRWSLS303 Analyse and achieve sales targets (elective)
SIRXINV005A Control inventory (elective)
SIRXMER303 Coordinate merchandise presentation (elective)
This flexible course is delivered both online and via practical workshops in NSW, VIC, QLD, WA & SA.
Each learner is required to attend 4 separate practical workshops of 3 days each. The workshop dates are set to ensure learners are able to fully develop the required skills and knowledge prior to assessment.
Course duration is flexible and can be structured for 12, 18 or 24 month programs part-time.