ABO 1 Credit (Techincal Level 1)
Florida 1 Credit
This course will explain basic ophthalmic lens materials and designs. Information will include index of refraction, impact resistance, lens material classifications and Abbe value.
At the completion of this course, the student should be able to:
- Understand different ophthalmic lens materials
- Explain the classifications of lens materials
- Explain the difference in lens design, spherical vs. aspheric
- List advantages and disadvantages of different materials