WCSM Qualifications

Please click here to see the announcement about WCSM qualifications made on 30 march 2019.

WCSM Qualifications

The WCSM has had a long history of supporting training, from the first days of its incorporation when Masters engaged, supervised and qualified apprentices. Click here for more history.

WCSM encourages all who work in the optical field to undertake specialist training and continue their own professional development throughout their career.

Successful candidates in 2018/2019 will be presented with their WCSM qualification certificates at the Company's annual ceremony at Apothecaries' Hall in London on Thursday 17 October 2019. Click here for more information.

Click here to visit the presentation page.

Administration of examinations including registration is undertaken by the ABDO examinations team, on behalf of WCSM.

Contact: ABDO Examinations and Registration
The Old Dairy
Godmersham Park
Godmersham
Canterbury
Kent CT4 7DT
Telephone: 01227 732921
Email: examinations@abdo.co.uk

Click here for examination dates and fees

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Training Courses

WCSM itself no longer offers training directly. Training courses leading to these qualifications are offered by various colleges and employers in the sector.

A prospectus on courses offered by ABDO College can be found here.

Contact: WCSM Courses
Operational Services Team
ABDO College
Godmersham Park
Godmersham
Canterbury
Kent
CT4 7DT
Telephone: 01227 738829 option 1
Email: info@abdocollege.org.uk

Administration of examinations including registration is undertaken by the ABDO examinations team, on behalf of WCSM.

Contact: ABDO Examinations and Registration
The Old Dairy
Godmersham Park
Godmersham
Canterbury
Kent CT4 7DT
Telephone: 01227 732921
Email: examinations@abdo.co.uk

Click here for examination dates and fees

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