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Application Process

You must complete a registration and licensing process with the Opticians of Manitoba (OOM) before you become registered and licensed to legally practice in Manitoba. The process varies, depending on your Applicant Type. Your applicant type will determine the registration and licensing process that is the correct one for you.

Graduate from Accredited Education
Complete these steps:

  • Step 2: National Exam
  • Step 3: Registration
  • Step 4: Licence

Non-Accredited Education Applicant
Complete these steps:

  • Step 1: PLAR
  • Step 2: National Exam
  • Step 3: Registration
  • Step 4: Licence

Nationally Registered Applicant
Complete these steps:

  • Step 3: Registration
  • Step 4: Licence

Internationally Educated Applicant

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