What Do Members Receive?
Members can access a large number of free education events, both in person and through the online learning platform, and gain access to a variety of online resources and publications including online access to Australian Medicines Handbook and access to Optometry and Vision Science and MIMs (a total value of $1,140).
Members can also apply for Fellowship, travel grants and access discounted post-graduate level courses, workshops and the National Conference (a total saving of over $4,388).
|Free Services||Valued at $|
|Unlimited online access to 2016 and 2017 Seminars Series (20 CPD points)||over $500|
|Access to Optometry and Vision Science||$550|
|Online access to Australian Medicines Handbook||$200|
|Apply for Fellowship
|Apply for travel grants|
|Complimentary annual CPD points statement|
|Services and resources from the Nathan library|
|Newsletters and eNews|
|Copy of the annual report and voting rights at the Annual General Meeting|
|Eligible for inclusion in ACO advisory groups and be nominated to serve on the ACO Council (n/a for students of 1st year graduates)|
|Value of standard membership benefits||$1,250|
|Exclusive ACO Member Savings||Valued at $|
|80% discount on webinars (5 per year / 12T CPD points)||$330|
|35% discount on clinical workshops||Over $1,680|
|25% discount on courses||Over $305|
|25% discount for ACO National Conference||$150|
|5% discount for Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics||Up to $805|
|20% discount for Certificate in Advanced Contact Lenses||$463|
|20% discount for Advanced Certificate in Glaucoma||$647|
|Potential savings for optional services||$4,388|