Children, young people and vulnerable adult safeguarding training is recommended for all healthcare professionals, including dispensing opticians.
Safeguarding is an area of competence within the GOC Standards of Practice 2.11. The full CET competencies for dispensing opticians, contact lens opticians and optometrist can be accessed on the GOC website.
Full information can be found on their website, please click the links above to be taken there.
Please click here for safeguarding guidance from the LOCSU website