What's it like to be an Optical Dispenser?
An Optical Dispenser is a professional who interprets optical prescriptions and supplies clients with frames and lenses.
Generally working as part of an eye care team, Optical Dispensers tend to be employed by optical dispensing companies or optometrists. However, some are self-employed in private practice.
Giving clear, helpful and correct advice to customers is imperative for Optical Dispensers.
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How to become an Optical Dispenser
- Undertake a qualification in optical dispensing. This will usually be a Certificate IV in Optical Dispensing (HLT47815).
- There are multiple pathways for experienced Optical Dispensers, such as becoming an assistant manager, working as a consultant to a lens manufacturer, or becoming a sales representative.
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