ERIC Number: ED107841
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
National Apprenticeship and Training Standards for Optical Technician (Contact Lens Technician).
Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.
A statement of policy of the Contact Lens Society of America regarding contact lens filters is followed by national apprenticeship and training standards for optical technicians approved and adopted by the Contact Lens Society of America in accordance with the basic standards recommended by the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training of the Department of Labor. The standards include sections on definitions, qualifications for apprenticeship, credit for previous experience, continuity of employment, apprenticeship agreement, term of apprenticeship, probationary period, ratio, responsibilities of apprentices, supervisor of apprentices, progress evaluation of apprentices, hours of employment, related technical instruction, certificate of completion of apprenticeship, modification of policy, recommended minimum apprentice wage scale, safety, training and educational objectives, supplemental educational courses, work-experience schedules, and related instruction. A sample apprenticeship agreement between apprentice and employer and address lists for the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training Regional Offices and State and Territorial Apprenticeship Agencies conclude the pamphlet. (NH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.