Become certified as a vision screener
It is a state law that all school-aged children 4 years old by September are required to have their vision screened.
Vision screening is required for students in:
- seventh graders
- any other first-time entrants (4 years through 12th grade) are required
To be certified as a vision screener to screen students the required training is provided by the Texas Department of State Health Services. Certification is good for a period of 5 calendar years.
Who is this training for?
- health aides
The continuing education (CE) credits are NOT applicable for nursing credit.