Vision Essentials iVE Learn Re-convenes in 2016

ivelearncomm2The Southern California Region Labor and Management came together on September 1, 2016 for refreshing the iVE Learn Mission and planning out the next step for opticians to be certified and re-certified. The committee welcomed the newest members representing Labor; Gil Melnendez, Local 166 Fontana and David Durrill, Local 30 San Diego. Another region has joined the team since Bakersfield has opened in the last 2 years and will be represented by Christian Delcarpio, UCFW. Also,new on the management team is Anna Schaei, Site Supervisor for Orange County.
Prototypes for updating the test kits were available and demonstrated to all at the meeting by Henry Lim, Supervisor from the lab. New in the kit were Edge types and removed from testing was the distometer measurement.
The purpose of this group is to expand, recognize, promote and sustain optical knowledge and skills expected of Vision Essentials opticians by educating and maintaining their core opticianry skills. The next step for this committee is to re-certify coaches from Labor and Management to help proctor the iVE Learn Certification in the SC Region.
For a copy of the charter please contact Sherri Koers, Escondido, David Durrill or Mark Carmona in La Mesa San Diego.

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