Interactive CET roadshow – coming to a town near you

MiniPAC 2019 Roadshow

The MiniPAC roadshow offers regional, professional development days which sit alongside the annual flagship Professional Advancement Conference (PAC).


  • All the CET points, competencies and peer discussions you need for your annual GOC registration requirements
  • Essential supervisor development for all practitioner groups
  • For CORU registrants – up to nine hours of learning to suit individual CPD objectives


Lectures and discussion sessions covering:

  • Referral decision making
  • OCT for investigation and clinical decision making
  • Oculoplastics and dry eye
  • Achieving high standards in treatment, product recommendations and reducing remakes
  • Glaucoma decision-making
  • Investigation and management of retinal conditions

Contact lenses

  • Dry eye
  • CL aftercare
  • Promoting patient compliance
  • Achieving high standards in product recommendations
  • Advanced contact lens practice

We are grateful for the support of our contact lens suppliers in the development and delivery of some of these sessions.


  • Update on advanced varifocal selection and fitting
  • Preventing remakes and problem-solving
  • Game-based learning of EOS-related skills
  • Discussion workshops on paediatric and low vision case management
  • How to manage complaints and prevent a fitness to practise procedure

Therapeutic optometry

  • Core sessions at all UK events offer CET points for therapeutic optometrists, including peer discussion where enough therapeutic optoms attend to award therapeutic points

Ascend Higher for optometrists and 
Keys to Success for DOs

A highlight for clinicians wanting to know what’s next for their professional development and optical career.

Available at Bolton and London events.

More on Ascend Higher course

Students and supervisors

  • A full day programme for trainee DOs focuses on exam preparation and areas of difficulty, tailored to the student (Offered at Bolton and both London events)
  • All programmes include supervision skills for those supporting students on accredited programmes, from support staff to TDOs and TCLOs
  • Sessions for pre-reg supervisors offered at all events



Includes pre-reg
supervisor course

Includes trainee
DO programme

5 MarchEast MidlandsX
6 MarchPeterboroughX
10 MarchBirminghamX
20 MarchDurhamX
21 MarchGlasgow

X includes evening programme

27 MarchWinchesterX
2 AprilBoltonXX
7 AprilDublinX
9 AprilBelfastX
28 AprilLondonXX
8 MayPlymouthX
9 MayBristolX


​£95 plus VAT

Booking queries / 01489 862 246

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