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Do you need to take an English test to work or study in healthcare in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Ukraine, Dubai, Singapore or Namibia?
Then OET is the test for you!
By taking OET you will prove you have the right level of English plus you’ll be learning the kind of language you will need every day at work.
And, that’s not all – healthcare professionals choose OET because:
With over 70 years of experience in language teaching, Eurocentres is committed to providing services of the highest standards at schools all over the world. Studying at an officially-accredited language centre under the guidance of highly-qualified teachers and dedicated industry advisors, you can be sure that your learning journey is in safe hands.
Don't leave your preparation to chance, attend an OET course and get the help from our expert tutors.
Gain a detailed understanding of the structure, content and expectations of the Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing papers of the Occupational English Test (OET).
Develop communicative strategies for success in OET medical case scenarios. You will study a wide range of medical language, with a specific focus on ways of communicating effectively with patients.
Build your command of professional English for topics such as patient advice, examination, diagnosis, surgical procedures, treatment programmes, medication, and dealing with difficult patients.
This part-time preparation course will familiarise you with the essentials of the Occupational English Test (OET) to help you maximise your score and achieve Grade B in all four papers of the test. Live group classes are supported with focused online assignments, including practice of exam tasks in each skill area to get you ready for the test.
OET is recognised as proof of English proficiency by healthcare boards and councils for registration, healthcare educators for admission, and healthcare employers for recruitment purposes. This course will help you improve your confidence in the vocabulary of English for medicine and receive specialist advice on how to perform your best in the OET test.
Take the exam with us once you are ready. Eurocentres is an authorised OET test centre. We will help you to select and book the right date for you. The three written tests will take approximately 3 hours. In addition, a 20-minute speaking test is also scheduled on the same day. The test is available once a month, 12 times a year.
OET Exam results: Results are published online approximately 16 business days after each test day. Official copies of Statements of Results can be downloaded from your online profile. You can choose which test administration you wish to download a Statement of Results for and this will list the scores you obtained in that particular test administration
Examination Cost: £349 GBP
OET covers all four language skills with an emphasis on communication in a healthcare environment:
Listening: 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: 20 minutes
Specific to profession, based on typical workplace situations. In a private room, you will take part in two role-plays. You take your professional role (as a healthcare professional) while the interlocutor plays a patient or client, or sometimes a relative or carer.
With over 70 years of experience in language teaching, Eurocentres is committed to providing services of the highest standards at schools all over the world. With a global network of schools, agents, and offices, Eurocentres welcomes more than 15,000 students a year into its classrooms all over the world.