Posts by Peter Charlesworth MSc MCOptom
10 October 2023
Training for a rainy day
A training opportunity for the staff of a flooded Exter practice.
06 January 2022
Our guide to CPD
The GOC's CPD scheme replaced the CET scheme on 1 January 2022. What does that mean for us in practice? What has changed, and why?
03 January 2022
Interactive CPD points from distance learning
You can earn interactive CPD points for completing distance learning. Read on to find out how.
08 December 2021
When will I get my CET points?
How quickly will you receive CET points when you complete CET with CETpoints.com?
02 December 2021
The 12 Points of Christmas
Join in our 12 Points of Christmas Countdown to help stay on top of your CET requirements
25 November 2021
Searching for content
Did you know you can search for content by competency, keyword or profession type?
01 November 2021
How much does it cost to complete CET on CETpoints.com?
Choose from pay as you go, subscription and free options on CETpoints.com
29 October 2021
Are Dispensing Opticians getting left behind?
Recent figures from the GOC show Dispensing Opticians are falling behind in CET. CETpoints.com has teamed up with ABDO to help.
14 August 2018
AI beats optometrists
Forget being beaten by AI at chess or go, AI can now do your job better than you
13 June 2018
Aesthetic induced visual loss
Visual loss caused by injection of soft tissue fillers is a rare but devastating side effect of cosmetic treatment.
02 November 2017
Avastin. Patient safety or profit?
Is the fight over using Avastin to treat AMD about patient safety or profit?
20 July 2017
Giving Free Advice
We often get asked for our optical opinion. But when does an opinion count s advice. And is there ever any come back?
20 June 2017
DVLA refuses license for UK drivers
The DVLA has revoked or refused 42,519 car and motorcycle licences since 2012 due to poor vision.
02 June 2017
Sunglasses that can capture photographs and video go on sale in the UK