Ready for some SPEX Education?

Whether you are new to this optical world or just want a great foundation

SPEXY 101 will give a full and complete understanding of all things optical to get you rolling in no time! With simplified explanations and thorough demonstrations, you will be ready to conquer the optical!

Everything You Get

with your enrollment

  • Unlimited for 12 months

    Full access to the course to review as many times as you would like. You can even have other team members review it as well. Just request additional handbooks.

  • Info Packed Tutorials

    From the very basic to lens material breakdowns to proper progressive measurements... Kayla will get you ready to tackle the optical world!

  • Handbook Hardcopy

    Your enrollment also includes hardcopies of the SPEXY 101 Handbook. The 12 month enrollment will include 6 handbooks. A true gem in maximizing your learning in the course.

The cost of a great foundation

Our optical industry is exceptionally dynamic. It is more than just healthcare. It is craftsmanship, fashion, sales, design, precision engineering, technology, ingenuity, art, medical billing and more.

SPEXY 101 Curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome To SPEXY 101

    • WATCH THIS FIRST!

  • 2

    Section 1

    • 6, 7, 8 & 9 (Office Manual, Job Duties, Office Flow & Patient Experience)

    • 10 & 11 (Patient Demographic & Scheduling Patients)

    • 12, 13 & 14 (System Order Tracking, Phone Etiquette, Notify Patient of Orders)

    • Does your office need an Office Manual? Feel free to use this template!

  • 3

    Section 2

    • 16 (How to Read Written Prescriptions)

    • 17, 18 & 19 (Check-In CLs, Check-In SRx Quality, & Lists of Labs and Manu.)

    • Glasses Check-In Checklist

    • 20 & 21 (Protocol On Order Delays & Insurance Access)

    • 22 (Frame Repair and Modifications)

    • 23 (Inserting Lenses Into Frames)

    • 24 (Policy On Releasing Prescriptions)

    • 25 (Warranties vs. Redos)

    • 26 (Pretesting)

  • 4

    Section 3

    • 28 & 29 (Different Than Ever Before & Eye Anatomy)

    • 30 (4 Main Eye Conditions)

    • 31 & 32 (Bending Light & Explaining An Rx)

    • 33 & 34 (Frame Type and Frame & Lens Measurements)

    • 36 (Factors of Thicker Lenses)

    • 37 & 38 (The Right Frame & Choosing Materials)

    • 39 (AntiReflective Treatment)

    • 40 (Finishing Touches on Lenses)

    • 41 (Frame Ordering Terms)

    • 42 & 43 (Adjusting Frames)

    • 44 (SV and Traditional vs. Digital)

    • 45 (Progressives)

  • 5

    Section 4

    • 50 (Check-In: Verifying Glasses Rx)

    • 50 ANSI Download

    • 52 (Fitting Measurements)

    • 52 Position of Wear Reference

    • 54, 55 & 56 (Effective Power, Vertex and Effective Power, & SRx vs. CLRx)

    • 57 & 58 (Ordering Lenses & VCP Dynamics)

    • 59 (Dispensing Glasses)

    • 60 (Fitting & Patient Satisfaction)

    • 61 (Instructing New Wearers)

    • 62 (Basics of Prism)

    • 63 (Transposing Rx)

    • 64 (Troubleshooting Glasses)

    • Troubleshooting Glasses Form

    • 65 (Troubleshooting Contacts)

    • 66 (Contact Lens Lessons)

    • New Contact Lens Wearer Guide

  • 6

    Now you know!

    • Now that you are in the know...

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