ERIC Number: ED095339
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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National Apprenticeship Standards for Ophthalmic Finisher-Dispenser.
Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.
The standards have been established and registered to advance the science of ophthalmic optics and assure the continuance of skilled and ethical practices in the optical processing and dispensing service by providing a recognized and formalized method of developing skilled craftsmen. Standards cover apprenticeship qualifications, agreement, terms, probationary period, supervision, evaluation, certification, and wages. They also consider related concerns: credit for previous employment, continuity of employment, ratio of apprentices to journeymen, hours of employment, technical instruction, policy, safety regulations, schedules, and related instruction. The appendix lists 21 textbooks for related instruction, 32 State apprenticeship agencies, and the 10 regional offices of the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training. A sample certificate form and apprenticeship agreement form are illustrated. (AG)
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Authoring Institution: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.