To become eligible for initial licensure, you must complete the following requirements:
All licensees are responsible for knowing the laws and rules that regulate their profession. The laws in Chapter 484, Part I, Florida Statutes (F.S.) are directly related to the profession of Opticianry, and Chapter 456, F.S., governs all health care professions licensed by the Department of Health. Rule Chapter 64B12, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), are the rules that govern the profession of Opticianry. Rule Chapter 64B29, F.A.C., are the rules that govern optical establishments. This page is intended to be a summary only of the requirements for Florida licensure. For complete details, go to the Board of Opticianry Website.