Provincial Associations / Chapters
Each province across Canada has a Provincial Association or Chapter of Opticians. The role of the Association or Chapter is to advocate on behalf of the Opticians in their respective province.
The following is a list of the Provincial Associations and Chapters across Canada:
| British Columbia
Opticians Association of Canada – British Columbia Chapter
Alberta College and Association of Opticians
Suite 201, 2528 Ellwood Dr.
Ph. (800) 263-6026, (780) 429-2694
Fax. (800) 584-6896, (780) 426-5576
Opticians Association of Canada – Saskatchewan Chapter
Opticians Association of Canada – Manitoba Chapter
Ph. 1-800-847-3155, 204-982-6060
Ontario Opticians Association
P.O. Box 23518, Dexter P.O., 5899 Leslie Street
Ph. 1-905-709-4141, 1-877-709-4141
Fax. (416) 226-6879
Association des opticiens du Québec,
Ph. (450) 677-4723
Opticians Association of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 6743, Station A
Saint John, NB
Newfoundland Guild of Dispensing Opticians
P.O. Box 2527
St. John's, NL
Ph. & Fax. 1-709-579-2605
Nova Scotia Society of Dispensing Opticians
P.O. Box 22034
Prince Edward Island
PEI Dispensing Opticians Association
134 Kent St c/o Vogue Optical
Ph. (902) 628-2040
The Opticians Association of Canada (OAC) has an extensive online continuing education library available to its members for use towards their professional learning requirements. The online library consists of electronic module articles as well as video modules. New content is consistently being added to the online library for the benefit of our members.
OAC members receive four (4) free online modules per year as a benefit of membership.