Guides & Tools

Continuing Competency Program Materials

To help registrants better understand and fully utilize the Continuing Competency Program (CCP), we have developed the following materials to help further explain the program and offer some guidance:


The information Guide provides some background on quality assurance, and on the program specifically. It also goes into greater detail about the program requirements, and further explains each step of the process.

This FAQ document answers around 50 of the most common questions that registrants have about the CCP. Questions about starting the program, taking the assessment, creating learning goals, and completing the program are all covered here.

This how-to manual will provide step-by-step instructions on logging in to the program. It will also provide instructions on how to access and take the assessment, and find the results when completed. 

This how-to manual will provide step-by-step instructions on how to complete your online learning plan. It will show you where to create goals and plans, how to add activities into your plans, and where to reflect on your learning.

This SMART Goal guide explains what a SMART goal is, and provides specific tips on creating proper goals. It also offers several examples of appropriate SMART goals, suggested formatting when creating goals, and a practice worksheet.

This worksheet can be used by registrants who wish to manually write out their goal and plan out their activities before adding them to their online program. The worksheet can also help registrants keep track of what they have planned, once they have added the information to their online program.

In addition to the materials above, we have also created a video which will walk you through all of the online steps required for the program:

Optician Online CCP Login:

Opticians can login to access and work on their CCP at anytime, by clicking “Opticians Login” in the top right corner of the screen.