Optometry Board of Australia - Limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice

Limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice

Registration standard

Registration standards define the requirements that applicants or registrants need to meet to be registered.

This standard sets out both the initial and ongoing requirements of limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice.

Document name  PDF  Date of effect 
Limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice (s66)  PDF (249KB)  25 May 2012 

Registration guidelines

These guidelines provide further guidance and assist optometrists to meet the Board’s registration standard for limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice (s66).

Supervised practice

Document name  PDF  Accessible format  Date of effect 
Supervised practice framework 

For more information see Supervised practice framework page
PDF (202KB)  Web page 1 February 2022 
Supervision guidelines

For more information see Supervised practice framework page
PDF (76.0KB)  Web page 1 February 2022 
Supervised practice plan template  PDF
(1.11MB)
  1 February 2022 
Attachment for supervised practice plan – Australian optometry entry-level competency standards template  - Word version
(175 KB,DOCX)
1 February 2022 
Orientation report for Limited Registration PDF 
(163KB)
Word version 
(151 KB,DOC)

Plan for professional development PDF 
(93.6KB)
Word version 
(126 KB,DOC)

Supervised practice report template  PDF 
(1.06MB) 
  1 February 2022 
Supervision report template - to be used only for supervision arrangements in place before 1 February 2022 that have not transitioned to the framework – see Fact sheet: Supervised practice framework - transition arrangements  PDF 
(85.1KB)
Word version 
(114 KB,DOC)

» Optometry Australia entry-level competency standards for optometry 2014  PDF (1006 KB)  Word version 
(306 KB,DOCX)
April 2012 

Further information

The following additional document has been developed to supplement the registration standard by providing further information to optometrists regarding the Optometry Board’s expectations and requirements. This document should be read in conjunction with the standard.

Document name  PDF  Accessible format  Document date
Fact sheet: Limited registration for postgraduate training or supervised practice  PDF (51.7KB) Word version
(97.7KB,DOCX) 
1 August 2018

 

 
 
Page reviewed 1/02/2022