The 9 chapters of this review manual cover all the areas of the COT (certified ophthalmology technician) certification examination. Except for chapter 1, the manual is written in a question-and-answer format. More than 1400 questions and their explanatory answers can be used as a study guide or a review manual.
Chapter 1, a brief 9 pages, discusses study and test-taking strategies. The author goes over reading techniques, study schedules, the SQ3R study method (survey, question, reading, recite, and review), managing pretest stress, and how to take written and practical examinations.
Certified Ophthalmology Technician Exam Review Manual. Arch Ophthalmol. 1998;116(7):969-970. doi: