Promoting the professional stature of opticianry through educational opportunities, legislative activity, and national communications.

Membership 2020

Opticians Association of Washington Membership

We are open to any optical professional who wishes to promote Opticianry in the State of Washington and obtain continuing education. Our membership not only includes residents of Washington but nationally as well.

2020 Optician Of The Year Nomination Form

Your OAW Membership includes a Free Dual Membership to the OAA

Free CE Credits at Local Chapter Meeting

Reduced Convention Rates

Dedicated Legislative Lobbyist

Statewide Job Listings

Discounts on Education Resources & Materials

Nationally Recognized Speakers

ABO, NCLE, JCAPHO or DOH credits

Network of Peers and Vendors

Community Forums

Business Discounts

(Red Lion Hotels, Office Max, Hertz Rentals)

Membership is Important!

Membership gives you a voice in how the OAW goes about YOUR business.

Opticians Association of Washington Application

Join the OAW by filling out the online form below. You will be directed to PayPal for payment. If you would prefer to mail in a check, download & print the application here.

  • Overview of Membership Types

    Please note there is a $5.95 online processing fee.

    Washington LDO - $145
    Washington Licensed Dispending Opticians

    Apprentice - $80
    Any person who is a Registered Washington State Apprentice in Ophthalmic Dispensing

    Student - $35
    Any person enrolled in an accredited school

    Affiliated - $80
    Those persons, businesses or Organizations wishing to acknowledge the financial support of this Association

    Retired - $45
    Member must have a Washington State Active Retired Dispensing Opticians license

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Contact The OAW

PO Box 2489
Yakima, WA 98907

Phone: 509.961.4169