Certified Children’s Vision Screener Training

La Crosse County Health Department

800 Main St.

La Crosse, WI 54601

The Children’s Vision Screening Training is designed to aid public health professionals, school nurses, pediatric/family practitioner staff, and volunteers to conduct sound preschool or school vision screening programs.

The training will include:

  • Vision Screening Procedures
  • Referral Criteria – established by Prevent Blindness – the nation’s leading authority on vision screening
  • Information about common vision problems seen in children
  • A training manual and handouts

By participating in the training, you will become certified by Prevent Blindness  in children’s vision screening for a three-year period. If you have not been trained or recertified in the last three years, you should attend.

To register, call us at (414) 765-0505 or email us at [email protected] with the following information; Name, Organization, Phone Number, e-mail, date of training and location.


Prevent Blindness Organization offers a Certified Children’s Vision Screener position that provides free vision screenings at schools in rural and urban communities.