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OMT – Ophthalmic Medical Technology Instructor Qualifications

OMT Faculty Requirements

  • Current credential as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician or Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist or Medical Doctor with AAO Certification in Ophthalmology
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Ophthalmic Medical Technology or related field
  • Minimum five (5) years clinical work experience in an ophthalmic practice
For OMT 250 Ophthalmic Imaging

Current credential as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician, Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist, Certified Retinal Angiographer, Registered Ophthalmic Ultrasound Biometrist or Certified Diagnostic Ophthalmic Sonographer


Demonstrated competency: Minimum five (5) years work experience in ophthalmic imaging in the past eight (8) years.

Revised Date: November 2018

Instructor Qualifications for OMT Prior to November 2018