Wednesday, May 29, 2024


The ABDO National Resource Centre is an education events and examinations hub offering clinical and training facilities.

Set in the heart of Birmingham this facility is available for events, from small meetings to conferences, seminars, training, revision and CPD courses.

The NRC has an outstanding range of clinical facilities showcasing the latest optical technology:

  • 10 bays equipped for refraction and contact lenses and pre-screening area
  • State of the art video slit-lamp which can be recorded and projected live to lecture areas
  • Equipment for screening, minor eye conditions services and glazing

The NRC offers you:

  • Small meeting rooms for up to 8 people
  • Larger areas for up to 150 people
  • Flexible facilities offering one large area or up to five separate rooms
  • Rooms in theatre, exam, cabaret style, boardroom style or U shape
  • Catering facilities available including water dispensers, ‘bean to cup’ coffee and artisan flavoured teas
  • Natural light
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi

The NRC is within easy reach of major road, rail and air transport. We are situated away from the city centre and ulez.

To book, call 0121 7527500 or email