Those who have passed Pre-degree/+2 Science and who have obtained 2 year Diploma in Ophthalmic Assistants Course/Diploma in Optometry, Bachelor in Optometry, Masters Degree in Optometry from Kerala Government Medical Colleges/Self financing institutions registered in Kerala Govt or from recognized Universities approved by U.G.C of India. Members must have attained 18 years of age, working in Kerala Health Services Dept/Directorate of Medical education as Refractionist, Orthoptist, Opthalmic Asst, Optometrist,District Opthalmic Co-ordinators,Static Opthalmic Co-ordinator or retired from Kerala Govt service.
Indian Optometrists Association. Kerala Govt. Optometrists union 7th State Annual conference