Foundations Urbandale

Expand Your Optical Knowledge



Understand the different parts of the prescription, what will happen to lenses in each scenario as well as how to transpose and Rx or how to use prism and specialty measurements.

Lens Materials and Lens Thickness Workshop
We’ll cover the factors to consider when choosing lens material. We then will discuss lens decentration and how that affects the cosmetics of a pair of glasses. The course finished with a workshop with glasses and PD rulers to find the measurements needed from a frame to figure lens decentration.

What do you do when a patient comes in and says they can’t see? Discuss the questions to ask and how to adjust glasses that will a lot of times alleviate the problem

Adjustments Workshop
Learn how to adjust metal, zyl, rimless and drill mount frames professionally to ensure a proper fit every time.