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Advance your skills and knowledge in Optometry. Improve primary eye care standards in Singapore. Grow your fulfilling career in Community Optometry

Next Intake: Jun 2019

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What You Will Gain
Secure your

For Optometrists who wish to enhance their career and improve eye care in the community.

Earn a competitive starting salary.

Enjoy full company sponsorship of course fees.

Receive a $5,000 sign-on incentive*

*Terms & Conditions apply

Strengthen Your

Deepen knowledge and skills in optometry through structured on-the-job training in clinical practice.

Receive career guidance & workplace support with a company mentor.

Attain industry-recognised certification through facilitated training.

Enhance your

Acquire relevant work experience & skills valued by the Optometry sector.

Enjoy wage increments & meaningful career advancement.

What You Will Learn

This SkillsFuture Earn & Learn Programme is designed to give fresh Polytechnic graduates a career head-start in Community Optometric Practice. 

This 12-month programme consists of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDC), including on-the-job training with eye centres.

Post-Diploma certificate (PDC)Modules
PDC in Ocular Health
  • Geriatric and Low Vision
  • Ocular and Systemic Diseases
  • Community Optometric Practice (ELP only)
PDC in Community Optometric Practice
  • Refractive Correction Strategies
  • Myopia and its Complications
  • Clinical Practicum in Community Optometry

Entry Requirements

Polytechnic graduates with the following relevant diploma qualifications are eligible to apply:

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

  • Diploma in Optometry

Singapore Polytechnic

  • Diploma in Optometry

Course Information

Application Period: 4 Feb 2019 to 3 Mar 2019

To Apply:
Step 1: Submit online application, click here.
Step 2: Email us the attached checklist together with supporting documents at

Course Fees:
As the ELP is a company-sponsored programme, the course fees will be fully borne by the company. For course fee information, please click here.

Time & Venue

8am to 12pm. 2 to 3 times a week.