As many of you may have heard the TN. Board of Opticians has decided to accept the Career Progression Program offered by the NAO as the equivalent to 1750 apprenticeship hours. The program may be taken concurrently with apprenticeship thus possibly shortening the amount of actual three year apprenticeship time.
Documentation of the completion of the program would be submitted at the time the apprentices applies to take their state board test. You must have a sponsor to enroll in this program and submit your tests to the NAO for grading. The cost and further details of the program may […]