Optician Retail Safety Essentials

There are a number of risks and hazards which are unique to an optometry environment. Employees need to be aware of the specific risks and be familiar with the control measures which need to be in place for a safe working environment.

Course Structure

This course is designed to provide employees with training on the specific aspects of carrying out retail activities in an opticians and to avoid the possibility of accidents occurring.


  • Overview
  • General Shop Safety
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Manual Handling
  • Violence & Aggression
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Allergies & Dermatitis

All of these modules contain individual assessments at the end of each module which lead towards final award of certificate.

  • Final certification

The Xact team will give your business a free of charge health and safety assessment to ensure that you are legally compliant. Please contact the Xact Team to arrange your free consultation by clicking on the button.