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.

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the Opticians Association of Ohio

2020 Professional Development Education Events!

Featuring up to 12 Credit hours of Education

Northeast Ohio Region
January 25-26, 2020
Metro Health Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio

Southwest Ohio Region
February 22-23, 2020
Receptions, Fairfield, Ohio

Northwest Ohio Region
February 29-March 1, 2020
Holiday Inn Perrysburg, OH

Central Ohio Region – Annual Conference & Exhibition
April 18-19, 2020
Renaissance Hotel, Westerville, Ohio

A proud member of the Opticians Association of America.

Become a member today!

Active Member
$99.00
Ohio Licensed or Certified Dispensing Optician
Affiliate Member
$105.00
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.

Whats New?

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

OAA Video Contest Winner

“An Optician’s Main Focus”
The video is designed to help the everyday consumer get a better understanding of the opticianry profession. Please spread the word and the video, too!