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Medical English & OET Preparation Courses

OET is an international English language test that assesses the language communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practise in an English-speaking environment.

OET is trusted by regulators, hospitals & universities in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Dubai and Singapore as proof of ability to communicate effectively.

Assessment Structure

OET covers all four language skills with an emphasis on communication in a healthcare environment.

Listening

approx. 45 minutes

Same content for all healthcare professions.

Follow and understand a range of health-related spoken materials such as patient consultations and lectures.

Reading

60 minutes

Same content for all healthcare professions.

Read and understand different types of text on health-related subjects

Writing

45 minutes

Specific to profession, based on typical workplace situations.

The task is to write a letter, usually a referral letter. Sometimes, especially for some professions, a different type of letter is required: e.g. a letter of transfer or discharge, or a letter to advise or inform a patient, carer, or group.

Speaking

approx. 20 minutes

Specific to profession, based on typical workplace situations.

The task is to write a letter, usually a referral letter. Sometimes, especially for some professions, a different type of letter is required: e.g. a letter of transfer or discharge, or a letter to advise or inform a patient, carer, or group.

Preparation for your success

As a Premium Provider for OET Preparation Courses, we can offer you online or face-to-face courses to fit your needs.

We have the right preparation course for you.

Catherine Richards

Medical English Tutor & Teacher Trainer

Khia Offenhauser

Medical English Tutor 

Helen Fankhauser

Medical English Tutor

Karen Kerley

CEO

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