Opticians Association
of
Georgia

Phone: (678) U-ASK-OAG
(678-827-5624

Fax: (470) ASK-0OAG
(470-275-0624)

PO Box 1463
Buford, GA 30515


Welcome to the new OAG Website!


Opticians Association Of Georgia

Announcement:

Registration for the 1-Day CE Meeting in Atlanta is now CLOSED!

We are capped at 60 attendees. No Exceptions can be made.
Look out for future announcements for more CE Meetings throughout the year.



Continuing Education Conference for Georgia Licensed Opticians 


Course Schedule TBA
Classes start at 8:30am promptly
5 hours ABO & 1 GA Law Class Saturday ONLY
(attendees will receive vouchers to obtain 4 hours NCLE courses through the OAG website while at the meeting)
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SPEAKER: Lanard Atkins, LDO, ABOC, NCLEC

There will be one CEC given per attendee per class attended


Hotel Accommodations:

DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta Perimeter Dunwoody
4386 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30341USA
Phone:(770) 457-6363



A link to book rooms will be sent in a separate confirmation email within 1 week of registration to the FIRST 60 REGISTERED ATTENDEES only (this is to ensure we don't overbook attendees).

The room rate is $119 per night plus tax.
The cutoff date for the special room rate is May 14, 2024.

Per Host Hotel policy, the room block date cut-off will be strictly enforced. Rooms may be available after the cut-off date at the market rate.

"1 DAY MEETING?!?! WHAT'S THAT?"

This is a Saturday one day onsite meeting only. All CE courses at this meeting are ABO only. 4 coupons along with instructions to get your online CEs will be provided at no charge in the CE packet obtained onsite at the end of the day. The coupons will allow all (Atlanta) registered attendees to obtain NCLE hours online through Quantum Optical via the OAG website.

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*Note: This is a separate event from the CE Meeting*


You're ALL Invited to
OAG Spring Social 2024!

EXPERIENCE, ENGAGE, EVOVLE

Embark on a journey of exploration, connection, and growth at the 2024 OAG Spring Fling, a FREE evening of appetizers, beverages, and networking for all Opticians, Apprentices, and Students!

Whether you're a seasoned eye care professional or embarking on the early stages of your career, this event promises an unparalleled experience tailored to your needs.

NETWORKING
Forge meaningful connections with esteemed industry leaders, discover potential collaborators, and nurture your personal and professional growth.

EVENT SPONSORS
This event and all food and drinks are made possible courtesy of Warby Parker.

PRIZES FOR OAG MEMBERS
Thanks to Essilorluxottica, we're thrilled to announce a raffle where three lucky winners will each receive a pair of Ray-Bans, valued at $200 each! This exciting opportunity is open to all members.
Not yet a member? Sign up today and don't miss out on your chance to win!

Join/Renew Membership here: https://oagonline.org/OAGMembership














It’s a New Year and a great time to renew your membership or join the OAG!

 

Why Join the Opticians Association of Georgia?
Members get access to:
-Information on activities and development of the profession.
-OAG Sponsored ABO/NCLE continuing education seminars at reduced membership rates
-Representation at the State as well as the National level
-The right of Professional members to vote for the people who will shape the destiny of your chosen profession
-The National Affiliation/ Dual Membership:
(Through your membership in the association, Georgia opticians and contact lens technicians have access to the far-reaching resources of the Opticians Association of America. The OAA, whose principal responsibility is to lobby Congress and federal agencies, provides state associations with legal opinions, analyses of legislation, credentialing and career information, marketing research, and a wide variety of research studies and publications. Association members receive a free subscription to the OAA's newsletter.)

CLICK HERE TO JOIN/RENEW












Welcome! We're glad you're here!

 The Opticians Association of Georgia is dedicated to promoting professionalism for Licensed Opticians and aspiring Registered Apprentices on the path to licensure through representation, education, advocacy, and community outreach.

Whether you're a longstanding Licensed Optician needing to renew your certifications and license, a Registered Apprentice working towards advancing your career, or even an individual interested in joining our prestigious profession, we are here to be your resource for information, guidance, and the latest legislative news over anything involving the Opticianry profession and optical industry. We uphold ourselves to the highest of standards that mirror the ethics of our parent organization, the Opticians Association of America.   


Strength in Unity

In today's complex legislative and regulatory climate, individual businesses have learned that their survival often depends on collective action and unity of purpose. The Association speaks for Georgia opticians and contact lens technicians with a single voice - a voice strong enough to command respect in the halls of government, through the Opticians Association of Georgia legal and legislation committee. We invite you to join us as we stand together to provide the highest standard of care to our patients, and the highest standard of service to our members.

 

Join the OAG Today
Membership has lots of great advantages, including quality continuing education, professional networking, and extraordinary opportunities to advance our profession. We invite you to join today.
Continuing Education
We place a very high emphasis on continuing professional education at the Opticians Association of Georgia. For our members, we work in partnership with leading CE providers, and we offer live CE conferences every spring.