Sanjay Patel
BSc(Hons),
MCOptom
Chairman,
DOCET

Welcome to the DOCET website, where you can access all our free CET resources including current material plus a fantastic archive of past video, audio and document resources to explore.  We also offer optometrists a range of peer discussion materials and resources, including free case studies to use and online facilitation training.

DOCET provides training material offering either interactive or non-interactive CET points, all of which you will find in the CET Zone - those offering interactive points are flagged with the interactive logo.

Welcome to the DOCET website, where you can access all our free CET resources including current material plus a fantastic archive of past video, audio and document resources to explore.  We also offer optometrists a range of peer discussion materials and resources, including free case studies to use and online facilitation training.

DOCET provides training material offering either interactive or non-interactive CET points, all of which you will find in the CET Zone - those offering interactive points are flagged with the interactive logo.

All the materials DOCET publishes are available online and you can also access them via any mobile device including iPads, iPhones, other smartphones or tablet pcs. Optometric Quarterly (OQ), our regular audio CET programme, is also available as a free iPhone app and free podcast. See the OQ pages for more details.

For busy optometrists who are often short of time, all our audio-visual training programmes feature clear chapter listings which means it is easy to view or listen to them chapter by chapter whenever it is convenient for you.  With all our materials available online, any users still on our postal distribution list can now opt out of receiving DVDs or CDs by post if they wish.  Click to complete the online form.

We would be delighted to receive your feedback on the website or on any DOCET resources - you can email us at enquiries@docet.info.

All the materials DOCET publishes are available online and you can also access them via any mobile device including iPads, iPhones, other smartphones or tablet pcs. Optometric Quarterly (OQ), our regular audio CET programme, is also available as a free iPhone app and free podcast. See the OQ pages for more details.

For busy optometrists who are often short of time, all our audio-visual training programmes feature clear chapter listings which means it is easy to view or listen to them chapter by chapter whenever it is convenient for you.  With all our materials available online, any users still on our postal distribution list can now opt out of receiving DVDs or CDs by post if they wish.  Click to complete the online form.

We would be delighted to receive your feedback on the website or on any DOCET resources - you can email us at enquiries@docet.info.

What's New

Vision in the Real World - now reissued for interactive CET points

Vision in the Real World (Visual Task Analysis) has been reissued with 3 interactive CET points available for optometrists. To earn your CET points watch the programme online in the CET Zone and then complete the brand new interactive exercise which you'll find on the programme page.

 
CET deadline for DOCET points in 2014

CET deadline for DOCET points in 2014

If you want to get CET points for DOCET training in 2014, the deadline for submissions will be 12 noon on Friday 5 December 2014. For interactive CET programmes this means you will need to have passed the MCQs AND completed the interactive exercise by the deadline. See CET Zone for more details.

 

DOCET Info September 2014

'DOCET Info' regular email alerts highlight new CET resources and keep optometrists informed with other DOCET news and reminders. Click above to read DOCET Info September 2014 in PDF format.

 

Are you ready for the ageing eye?

DOCET's comprehensive new series of CET materials on the ageing eye is being published throughout 2014-15 onwards. Against the background of our ageing population, this series aims to improve optometrists' understanding of a wide range of conditions and challenges that face their older patients. Click the link above to find out more about the whole series, and go to the CET Zone to find currently available modules.

 

DOCET Info July 2014

Our regular monthly email alerts highlight new CET resources and keep optometrists informed with other DOCET news and reminders. July 2014 features publication of a new 'Ageing Eye' module on Charles Bonnet syndrome and alerts on soon-to-expire CET resources. Click above to read DOCET Info July 2014. Contact us at enquiries@docet.info if you have not received DOCET Info by email and would like to be added to the mailing list.

 

CET points for C-36042

Please note: the CET for 'The Ageing Eye: Physiology & Pathology - Ocular' (C-36042) has now been made interactive (rather than non-interactive as originally advertised). This change is due to an error with the original GOC CET approval process. You will need to pass the MCQs and then carry out a short interactive exercise to earn 2 interactive CET points. Go to the CET Zone to watch the programme online and complete the CET.

 

New DOCET Funding area updates

DOCET's updated funding application and claim forms are now available. We've also made some improvements to the online funding area with a new option to register as a user, enabling you to save and copy forms and to view your application and claim history. Click the link above to find out more.

 

Peer discussion and facilitation materials for optometrists

DOCET has launched a range of peer discussion and facilitation materials for optometrists. Includes free case studies, facilitation skills training and guidance and template documents to use. Full details in the Peer Discussion area.

 
DOCET website goes mobile

DOCET website goes mobile

You can now visit www.docet.info via your smartphone or tablet pc. 3G minimum required.

 

CET-zone E-Learning Archive

Latest CET Resources

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There are currently 23 CET points available

The Ageing Eye: Physiology & Pathology - Systemic

This programme updates and refreshes optometrists' understanding of common age-related systemic diseases and their impact on the eye, including the effects of medications. Includes advice on appropriate investigation and patient management.

View in the CET Zone

OQ91 (C-37670)

This edition of Optometric Quarterly includes items on avoiding problems of anisometropia with intraocular lenses, hazards of short wavelength light, and dermatological considerations in optometry, plus the regular Quarterly Review of journals. 1 CET point (non-interactive) available.

View in the CET Zone

The Ageing Eye: Charles Bonnet syndrome (C-37383)

A comprehensive overview of Charles Bonnet syndrome, based on the latest research. Includes advice on identifying the condition, addressing the topic with patients, appropriate management steps and what can be done to help sufferers. This new film programme is available online only and is supported by a range of reference materials. 2 interactive CET points available.

View in the CET Zone

CET-zone E-Learning Archive