COVID-19 Online Home-Study Requirements for 2019-2020
Earn all 20-Hours of Required Continuing Education From Home in 2020
Due to COVID-19, the Florida Board of Opticianry voted to allow Opticians the choice to complete all their continuing education requirements via home-study through December 31, 2020! (Live Education Events Are Still Available)
Complete your requirements via the home-study courses listed in pofce.org.
POF has over 28 hours of home-study courses to choose from; including Laws & Rules, Reduction of Medical Errors, and HIV/AIDS.
POF Members - first 5 courses are free, then $7.50 per hour
Standard (non-member) $7.50 per hour (you pay as you go)
Complete your requirements via the POF Virtual Show
On August 31, all POF Virtual Show registrants will receive an email with a unique link to access to over 35 hours of amazing video education content. All education content and videos may be viewed 24-hours a day and completed at your own pace.
**No PDF's to read, no tests to print and mail back. Simply log in, watch the education video, and follow along with the PowerPoint presentation. At the end of each education video, a short quiz will pop up right on your screen for completion. Once you pass the quiz, you will automatically receive a copy of your continuing education slip. POF will submit all your completed courses to CE Broker for tracking.
Our Quality Commitment to You
Professional Opticians of Florida is committed to continuing our proud tradition of offering only high-quality education with our “home study” courses that are hosted on pofCE.org.
Only top instructors in the optical profession were asked to research and write courses that are interesting and relevant to you. Each course has been reviewed by a panel of experts to ensure that all information is the most accurate and up-to-date.
All home study courses available on pofCE.org are approved by the Florida Board of Opticianry for the renewal of your Florida optician's license. Florida provider 50-1645
Go to pofCE.org
To order courses, you will need to login to register and pay (up to five hours of online courses are free for POF members). Your email address is your user name and password is the same as the one you use to log into pof.org.
If you are a first-time pofCE.org user, set up your own password-protected account by selecting “Sign up for an account”. You will create a user-name and gain access to our online courses by providing your name, address, and Florida license number. After you have created an account, select “Log in now” to choose your course(s). Now you're ready to purchase the course you need, complete the course exam, and receive a certificate of completion. It's that simple!