Board of Directors Election Results
College of Opticians of BC held their 2017 Election for two vacant Board of Director positions.
Office Closure: Aug. 27 - Sept. 7, 2018. *Update - Service Interruption: Week of Sept. 10, 2018
Between August 27 and September 7, 2018 the College moved to a new office location, located at:
900 200 Granville Street
*Please note that as we complete this transition, we remain without phone service the week of Sept. 10. We apologize for any inconvenience with this temporary service interruption; please reach out to us via email for any assistance, at email@example.com, and we'll be happy to respond.
Join us for the February Board Meeting to find out what we are working on.
Become a Volunteer with the College
The College is looking for volunteers to be a part of a dynamic and innovative team. We are looking for Opticians to sit on the Registration Committee and Inquiry Committee.
College of Opticians of British Columbia Board Meeting
Attend the COBC Board Meeting
Hiring a Program Manager
Job Type: Full time
Salary: Based on experience
Number of Positions Open: 1
Start Date of Employment: September 2017
Deadline: August 31, 2017
Website Address: www.cobc.ca
Recruiting for a Registrar
An exciting leadership opportunity
Nomination to the College Board of Directors - District 1 Lower Mainland
The College is looking for leaders to be nominated from the Lower Mainland to the Board to help regulate the profession. The College is responsible for setting and enforcing the standards of opticianry. As a self-regulating profession, the Board of the College has the important duty of overseeing the College's regulatory activities and is accountable for how the College operates.
Notice of Office Closure for the Holiday season.
Continuing Competency Workshop
The COBC is holding a free workshop on Sunday, November 19, 2017 in Prince George to help introduce the new Continuing Competency Program! Check out the time and location below:
Board Election 2017
2017 Election for the Board of Directors: District 1
Update: Board Vacancies
The College will hold an election in December to fill a vacancy on the Board. A second vacancy will need to be filled by appointment, so registrants are encouraged to apply with their resume for consideration.
Office Closure - Monday, August 6, 2018
Please note our office will be closed on Monday, August 6, 2018
Nominations to the College Board of Directors - District 3 (Okanagan & Kootenays) and District 5 (Contact Lens Fitter)
The College is looking for leaders to be nominated to the Board of Directors. The College is seeking nominations for licensed Contact Lens Fitters from any BC region, as well as nominations for opticians (with any designation) in the Okanagan & Kootenays area.
Office Closure - July 2, 2018
Please note we will be closed for the long weekend.
Board Meeting & AGM
Join us for our Board Meeting & AGM in November.
Board of Directors Election Results: 2018
College of Opticians of BC held their 2018 election to fill a vacancy on the Board of Directors.
Office Closure - Monday, October 8, 2018
Please note that our office will be closed on Monday, October 8 for the holiday.
Office Closure - Dec. 22, 2018 - Jan. 1, 2019
Please note that our office will be closed between December 22, 2018 - January 1, 2019.