News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 27 No. 87 2014. December 10, 2014

3 providers of free and low cost online eye care courses


Free and low cost online courses for the entire eye care team: nurses, ophthalmic assistants, orthoptists, ophthalmic photographers and clinical officers. Over 280 courses in 20 content areas. Provided by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO). Visit:


Free short online courses for eye care professionals to help them maintain skills and continue their professional development from Lions Aravind Institute of Community Ophthalmology (LAICO), India. Visit

ORBIS Cybersight

Free courses on strabismus, cataract, paediatric ophthalmology, neuroophthalmology and the cornea are currently available. Registration is free. Visit

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