Course duration & style:
½ day online teaching
This course will introduce the skills and techniques used in a functional assessment of distance viewing, introducing distance telescopes and monoculars and the structured training programmes necessary to enable a person with low vision to get the maximum use out of a distance LVA device.
At the end of this course participants will be able to:
This course is designed for rehabilitation officers/workers, mobility officers and staff who are directly involved in orientation and mobility training and those who provide assessment and rehab services for people with a visual impairment. Professional staff will be equipped with the appropriate knowledge to provide support for distance and outdoor vision tasks and needs.