OAL-PS Meetings & Exam Schedule

OAL-PS Meetings

The OAL-PS holds continuing education meetings at the Annual Convention of the Optometry Association of Louisiana (OAL) each June, in addition to occasional course offerings at the OAL's Mid-Winter & Fall CE Meetings.  For more details, please go to the "Events & CE" tab in the menu above.


PARAOPTOMETRIC CERTIFICATION 2016 EXAM SCHEDULE

The CPC provides the schedule for the 2016 regional examinations. The CPOTM, CPOATM, CPOTTM, and CPOCTM examinations are administered during an established two-week testing period four times yearly, Monday through Saturday excluding holidays, at computer-based testing facilities managed by PSI.

2016 Examination Dates

Application Deadlines

Exam Dates

1/15/16 (9:00 PM EDT) 2/06/16—2/20/16
4/15/16 (9:00 PM EDT) 5/07/16—5/21/16
7/15/16 (9:00 PM EDT) 8/13/16—8/27/16
10/03/16 (9:00 PM EDT) 11/05/16—11/19/16

Prior to Submitting an Examination Application:

  • Candidates will be held accountable for knowing the policies and procedures set forth in the handbook.
  • Candidates should keep in mind that the commitment to certification does not end with passing the examination.
  • Once a certification is attained participation in continuing education and submission of a renewal fee is required in order to maintain a current certification.

Find a testing location through PSI

  • Select the sponsor of the examination you are taking from the list (Commission on Paraoptometric Certification/CPC)
  • Select your state to view testing centers matching your specified criteria

To find a test site, click here.


For more information on Paraoptometry and the AOA Paraoptometric Section, click here.


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