Saturday, March 12, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Laws and Rules (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Reduction of Medical Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 -2:30           7 Habits of Highly Effective Opticians (Technical, 2 hours) - Anthony Record

​2:45 - 4:30            Toy Box Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Record


Sunday, March 13, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 10:55      Spectacle Lens  Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

​10:55 - 11:45      Smart Life...Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         All-New Ask the Doctor (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey

2:45 - 4:30            Basics of Refraction, part 2 (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey


Orlando - September 14-15, 2022

(Special Wednesday/Thursday classes)

Sheraton Suites Plantation/Ft.Lauderdale

311 N. University Drive

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33324

(954) 424-3300



Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

Eye Centers of Florida

(Use south entrance)

4101 Evans Avenue

Ft. Myers, FL 33901


Ramada Inn Conference Center

3130 Hartley Road

Jacksonville, FL 32527

​(904) 268-8080

For special sleeping room rates, call the hotel and ask for Valerie Castro to make your reservation.

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2023 - 2024 Schedule will be posted by July 1, 2022


Copyright 2022

Optical Seminars, Inc.

​All Rights Reserved

Jacksonville - May 22, 2022

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

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$ 79​ (*)


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

 Ft. Lauderdale - September 30 - October 2

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

​(Do all 20 hours in -classroom, or do 16 in-classroom and 4 home study - the choice is YOURS!)


This weekend's seminar includes 4 hours of home-study courses, making this in essence a 20-hour weekend. All the hours you need to renew your license, including 4 hours of contact lens courses for Board-Certified opticians.

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

$ 149​ (*)

Sarasota - February 20, 2022

Tampa - March 12-13, 2022

- New Location - 

Embassy Suites by Hilton - USF and Busch Gardens

3705 Spectrum Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612

​(813) 977-7066


Click HERE to book a sleeping room at a reduced rate!


 



This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

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Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

Ft. Myers -  August 21, 2022

For special sleeping room rates, call the hotel and ask for Valerie Castro to make your reservation.

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

$ 79​ (*)

Hyatt House - Miami Airport

5710 Blue Lagoon Drive

Miami, FL 33126

​(305) 269-1922

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

$ 149 (*)


Saturday, June 25, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Management and Leadership Skills (Elective, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         Spectacle Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            Smart Life...Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman 

2:45 - 4:30            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Record


Sunday, June 26, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Laws and Rules (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Reduction of Medical Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         All-New Ask the Doctor (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey

2:45 - 4:30            Basics of Refraction, part 2 (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey


TownPlace Suites by Marriott at Sea World

10731 International Drive

Orlando, FL 32821

​(407) 996-4100


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

2022 Schedule


​​​Tampa Bay Area - November 11-13 

Quality Inn and Suites Conference Center

5316 US 19 N

New Port Richey, FL 34652

(727) 847-9005


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class


(*) If a seminar is cancelled or rescheduled, your registration fees will be applied to a future event.

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

Sunday,  February 27, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         Spectacle Lens Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            Smart Life...Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

​2:45 - 4:30            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Record

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If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.


This weekend's hours include 4 hours of

home-study, making this event 

20 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 149.00.


​All seating will be theatre style.

$ 149 (*)

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Sunday, June 12, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         UV vs. Blue Light (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            The Sleeping Giant of Second-Pair Sales (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman 

2:45 - 4:30            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record



Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

Ocala Hilton

3600 36th Avenue

Ocala, FL 34474

​(352) 854-1400


This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

Click HERE for a direct link to book a sleeping room at a discounted rate.

Orlando - June 25-26, 2022

Friday night, September 30, 2022


4:30 - 5:30            Registration 

5:30 - 7:15            The Evolution of Contact Lenses (Technical - CL, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

7:15 - 8:10            HIV-AIDS an CLs (Technical - CL, 1 hr.) - Anthony Record

​8:10 -9:05             The "Perfect" I&R Session (Technical - CL, 1 hr.) -Anthony Record


Saturday, October 1, 2022


7:00 - 8:00            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Laws and Rules (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Reduction of Medical Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         Spectacle Lens Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - John Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            Smart Life: Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - John Zimmerman

2:45 - 4:30            The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Opticians (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record


Sunday, Ocotber 2, 2022


7:00 - 8:00            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         Strategies for Second Pair Sales (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

2:45 - 4:30            Management and Leadership Skills (Elective, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record



This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

$ 79​ (*)

$ 79 ​(*)

Miami - April 10, 2022

​Sunday, August 21, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration (All classes taught by Anthony Record)

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) 

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.)

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:35         Fresnel: Press-On Prisms and More (Technical - 1 hr.)

1:35 - 2:30            HIV-AIDS and the ECP (Elective/Required - 1 hr.)

2:45 - 4:30            Second Pair Strategies (Technical, 2 hrs.)


This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class


Wednesday, September 14, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            The Evolution of Contact Lenses (Technical, 2 hrs) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 10:50      The "Perfect" I&R Session (Technical, 1 hr.) - Anthony Record

10:50 - 11:45      HIV-AIDS and CLs  and the ECP (Technical, 1 hr.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         All-New Ask the Doctor (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Linda Paey

2:45 - 4:30            The Basics of Refraction, part 2 (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Linda Paey


Thursday, September 15, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 10:50      Spectacle Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

10:50 - 11:45      Smart Life...Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         Florida Laws and Rules for Opticians (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

2:45 - 4:30            The Reduction of Medical and Ophthalmic Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record



Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

New Port Richey - February 27, 2022

- New Location - 

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

EVEN Hotel​

​Sarasota Lakewood Ranch

6231 Lake Osprey Road

Sarasota, FL 34240

​(941) 782-4400​​

Best Western Gateway Grand

​NW 97th Boulevard 

Gainesville, FL 32606

(352) 331-3336

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This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

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$ 149​ (*)

$ 149 (*)

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If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.


This weekend's hours include 4 hours of

home-study, making this event 

20 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 149.00.​​

Holiday Inn Express at Sea World

10771 International Drive

Orlando, FL 32821

​(407) 996-4100

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

____________________________________________

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class


Also Available:

Initial Laws and Rules

Hands-On Adjusting Class

The Apprentice Orientation Class

 2021-2022 Biennium

Scroll down to see ALL classes scheduled for the entire two-year biennium!

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

$ 79​ (*)

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Gainesville - June 12, 2022

​- New Location -


This weekend's hours include 4 hours of

home-study, making this event 

20 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 149.00


Sunday, May 22, 2022 (All classes taught by Anthony Record)


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.)

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.)

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         Toy Box Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) 

2:45 - 4:30            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.)


If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

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​Sunday, July 17, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Laws and Rules (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Reduction of Medical Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         Raising the Bar (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

2:45 - 4:30            Toy Box Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record


This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

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Quality Inn and Suites Conference Center

5316 US Highway 19 N

New Port Richey, FL 34652

​(727) 847-9005

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

$ 79​ (*)


Sunday, April 10, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         UV vs. Blue Light (Technical, 1 hr.) - John Zimmerman

​1:40 - 2:30            The Sleeping Giant of Second-Pair Sales (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

2:35 - 4:20            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record



This Sunday's hours include 2 hours of

home-study, making this event 

10 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 79.00

As of November 1, 2021 we were ALMOST back to normal at our seminars. If you are fully vaccinated, masks are optional. If you are not vaccinated, masks are required. As licensed professionals and people of integrity, we expect you will respect and abide by this policy.  Hopefully, we will be back to TOTALLY normal by the time we have our first seminar in February 2022.


Thank you  all for making 2021 Optical Seminars most successful year ever!


If any seminar is postponed due to COVID-19 concerns, your registration fees will be applied to a future date. By registering for any live event, you agree to abide by all rules put in place for the seminar. This may include social distancing, temperature checks, and masks - all at the discretion of Optical Seminars and/or the facility in which the seminar is held.  All decisions will be made prior to the seminar and emails will be sent 48 hours prior to the day of the event.


By signing up and paying for the seminar, all attendees affirm that they have read and agree to abide by the Classroom Policies as outlined on this website. You may review the Classroom Policies by clicking on the "About Us" link on the home page.

Ocala - July 17, 2022

Friday night, November 11, 2022


4:30 - 5:30            Registration 

5:30 - 7:15            The Evolution of Contact Lenses (Technical - CL, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

7:15 - 8:10            HIV-AIDS an CLs (Technical - CL, 1 hr.) - Anthony Record

​8:10 -9:05             The "Perfect" I&R Session (Technical - CL, 1 hr.) - Anthony Record


Saturday, November 12, 2022


7:00 - 8:00            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Laws and Rules (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      Reduction of Medical Errors (Required, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         UV vs. Blue Light (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            It All Becomes Clear -  Self-Tinting Lens Opportunity(Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

2:45 - 4:30            Toy Box Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record


Sunday, November 13, 2022


7:00 - 8:00            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 2:30         All-New Ask the Doctor (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey

2:45 - 4:30            Basics of Refraction, part 2 (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Dr. Paey


Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.


This weekend's hours include 4 hours of

home-study, making this event 

20 hours of continuing education, all for only

$ 149.00

If you are interested in these initial courses, or if you need fewer than 20 hours, simply call (352) 848-4222 to register.

$ 79​ (*)

Members of Optical Seminars simply

​click HEREto register for this event.

Sunday,  February 20, 2022


7:00 - 7:55            Registration

8:00 - 9:45            Geriatric Dispensing (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

10:00 - 11:45      OHIO: Occupational Hygiene In Opticianry (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record

11:45 - 12:45      Lunch

12:45 - 1:40         Spectacle Lens Solutions for Digital Eye Strain (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

1:40 - 2:30            Smart Life...Lens Design for Dynamic Connectivity (Technical, 1 hr.) - Zimmerman

​2:45 - 4:30            Strategies for Second Pairs (Technical, 2 hrs.) - Anthony Record