Welcome to the Opticians Association of Ohio!

Our mission is to enhance the quality and growth of opticianry.

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the Opticians Association of Ohio

2020  – 2021  Professional Development Education Events!

Featuring up to 12 Credit Hours of Education

Central Annual Profession Development Conference
November 7-8, 2020
Renaissance Columbus, Westerville-Polaris
409 Altair Parkway Westerville, Ohio 43082

Northeast, Annual Conference
January 22-23, 2021
Hilton Garden Inn
8971 Wilcox Drive
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087

Receptions, Annual Conference 
February 27-28, 2021
5975 Boymel Drive
Fairfield, OH. 45014

Northwest Annual Conference
April 10-11, 2021
Holiday Inn
27355 Carronade Drive
Perrysburg, Ohio. 43551

A proud member of the Opticians Association of America.

Thank You 2020 Partners For Your Generous Support of OAO

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Custom Partners

Nassau OOGP

Walman Optical

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Become a member today!

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