The support of educational resources and opportunities for allied health personnel in ophthalmology is at the heart of ATPO’s mission. Regardless of your credential or experience level, ATPO continuously provides interesting and innovative educational opportunities that reflect your professional experience.

ATPO members receive 5 FREE continuing education credits when they join. At $10 and more per credit, these savings practically pay for your membership. Plus, every year that you renew your membership in ATPO, you’re eligible to receive these 5 additional CE credits. Login on the Members Only Page for a list of all available courses!

Continuing Education

Continuing Education (CE) Programs are sponsored year-round, in addition to E-Learning opportunities on and the JCAHPO & ATPO sponsored monthly Webinar Series. In order to maintain JCAHPO certification, candidates must earn CE credits by attending these and other educational opportunities approved by JCAHPO.

Ophthalmic Training Programs

Programs are available throughout the U.S. and Canada. These programs train individuals to become Allied Ophthalmic Personnel (AOP). For a list of available programs, click here.