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the Opticians Association of Ohio

Welcome to the Opticians Association of Ohio!

Our mission is to enhance the quality and growth of opticianry through education, governmental affairs and professional advancement for the visual well-being of the public.

2018 Professional Development Education line!

For Opticians, Apprentices, and Eye Care Professionals

Featuring up to 12 Credit hours of Education


January 27-28, 2018
Hilton Garden Inn, Perrysburg, Ohio


February 3-4, 2018
Receptions, Fairfield, Ohio


February 24-25, 2018
LaCentre, Westlake, Ohio

Central- Annual Conference & Exhibit

May 5-6, 2018
Quest Conference Center, Columbus, Ohio

A proud member of the Opticians Association of America.

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Online Continuing Education Courses

OAO members receive a 20% discount on more than 100 online courses offering Ohio continuing education credit through Quantum Optical.

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What is an optician?

Learn more about what an optician is, as well as the difference between an Optician, Optometrist, and Ophthalmologist.

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Read about recent events, essential information, and the latest community news.

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Active Member
Ohio Licensed or Certified Dispensing Optician
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Corporate Membership. Does not include individual members.