Essilor Hosts Apollo and Quick Start Trainings in January

Both the Quick Start and Apollo programs are offered to TSO offices by Essilor at no charge and Essilor has recently added a third training program called “Front Desk Staff Training.” That is a $299 value to you at no cost!

Below is a brief description of the Quick Start and Apollo programs.  For addition information and registration instructions contact Ann Deen at  You may also contact the following Essilor representatives directly: Marc Swinney at or Robin Huddleston at

New Dispenser Quick StartProgram Details

  •         For brand new dispensers
  •        160 hours trainee program
  •        Coach provided by practice
  •        20 hours of online training
  •        Uses online, on-the-job and self-study learning methods

Quick StartProgram Content

  •      Business Management
  •         Patent Services and Selling
  •        Optics
  •      Products

Apollo for Advanced DispensingProgram Details

  • ·         For advanced dispensing professionals with 1-10 years’ experience
  • ·         60 web-based course with 24-7 access
  • ·         Customized learning plans driven by assessments

Apollo for Advanced Dispensing Program Content

  • ·         Medical / Clinical
  • ·         Technical / Optical
  • ·         Patient Service and Selling
  • ·         Optical Products
  • ·         Dispensary Business Management