Welcome to the Calderdale & Kirklees Local Optical Committee home page.
Corona Virus (COVID 19) News and information - LOC Education & CET has moved to online see the events page for more details. Please click the button be re directed to our resauses/information page.
If you are a member of the general public and you are looking for an optometric practice to help you deal with a recent onset eye problem during the time of the COVID -19 crisis please see across for a list of PEARS participating practice who may be able to help you. Please be aware services are limited and they may have extra protocols in place to protect the public, practitioners and their staff so please be patient and you may need to ring multiple practices to find one that may be able to accommodate you. Please DO NOT ATTENDED A&E unless it is a final resort. Our optometrists are still there to help you.
WOPEC - apply for access codes to WOPEC training courses here:
PCSE ONLINE - As the switch to eGOS rolls out these training videos may be of assistance to optometrist and practice staff
LOCs are recognised by the NHS as the representative organisation for optometrists and dispensing opticians delivering ophthalmic services such as sight tests and other eye health services.
Urgent Referral Instructions, Information & Portal
Optometrists Seeking Urgent referral details click here:
Patient Seeking Advice
If you have an eye related problem and want to know if a local optometrist can help you click here
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