Faversham Optical Assistant Colleen Todd is celebrating after completing further optical training to become a dispensing optician.

Colleen, who joined the team in Faversham from the Canterbury store in February 2017, successfully received Cert 3 dispensing optician accreditation and is now onto Cert 4.

Cert 3 qualifications are designed for those within the optical profession to progress and further their knowledge and career.

A word from Colleen

Colleen said: 'Not only am I interested in building on my existing clinical knowledge, but increasing my overall knowledge of the world of optics.

‘It’s wonderful to be given the opportunities to develop my skillset.'

A word from the store director

Shehtaaj Moorad, store director at Specsavers in Faversham, said: 'Congratulations to Colleen, who has impressed us greatly with her drive to learn more and do more in store.

'I find continual training really keeps our team motivated and passionate about their roles. After all, it’s great to finish a day knowing you’ve learned something new.'

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