Vision Care Academy started in April, 2008 as a great idea of Mr. Dasantha R Fonseka, Chairman / Chief Executive Officer of Vision Care Optical Services (Private) Limited to train in house staff. It passed the first milestone by registering the Certificate Course for Ophthalmic Assistants at Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC) Sri Lanka in May, 2011. It was recognized as a full-time member by the Association of Schools of Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) – India in 2015. In March 2018, Academy moved into a new separate building with more modern state-of-art facilities with an objective of expansion of its service. Currently, the institution is conducting 4 full-time courses on eye care and audiometry. All the courses are conducted under the supervision of TVEC.
As an academy, our key priority is to drive-up standards and transforms the competencies of our students towards a quality service to be given to the patients who seek vision improvements. The Academy will accomplish its goal through its educational program high expectations and rigorous academic performance.