What you need to know about the Highfield Level 3 End-Point Assessment for Optical Assistant
Who is this Standard for?
Optical Assistants in the retail industry require strong communication, listening skills, and a passion for excellent service. They interpret prescriptions, identify suitable spectacles using non-technical language, and possess technical knowledge about frame materials, fitting, and optical lenses. Their expertise in using various equipment ensures customer comfort and safe vision.
This is a level 3 apprenticeship standard that has a minimum duration of 12 months.
Apprentices will be assessed against ST1377 / IfATE v1.0
Endpoint assessment methods
EPA Kit – To access the full EPA kit for this standard, please visit here.