Accredited Graduates

Graduates from an accredited Canadian opticianry program 
After completing an accredited program, graduates may apply to write the National Optical Sciences Examination(s), administered by NACOR. Once the exam is passed, graduates have one year to apply for registration with COBC.
The National Accreditation Committee of Opticians (NACO) reviews programs annually and reassesses every six years.
Steps for registration:
  1. Pass the NACOR exam
  2. Complete an online application for registration
  3. Complete a supplemental package to submit via email.
  4. Submit an application for a Criminal Record Check