Occupational English Test (OET)

The Occupational English Test is used in the UK , Australia , New Zealand , Ireland and Singapore among others to assess the medical English skills of wide range of international healthcare professionals, including doctors , nurses and AHPs.

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Course Objectives

Our OET preparation classes equip you with the skills, techniques and understanding to feel confident in taking the OET. The classes are taught by experienced teachers who have a comprehensive medical background. Our teachers have been trained to deliver lessons that will enable our students to achieve the scores needed. Most importantly, this course focusses on the development of the necessary skills, functions and language required to succeed in the OET.
The course aims to:
•    Develop the techniques and strategies required to complete the exam
•  Strengthen, both, listening and reading skills to prepare candidates to read both short and long health-related texts. In addition to being able to understand consultations, talks and lectures on health-related topics
•   Focus on the vocabulary needed to write a letter specific to the profession (referral, discharge and so on). As well as, to perform in a role play based on a typical workplace situation that is specific to the chosen profession
•    Prepare candidates for the structure and demands of the OET through regular practice tests
•    Evaluate progress and identify specific areas of improvement to achieve the best score possible

Course Module

Our teachers follow a set syllabus and use material approved by Cambridge English Language Assessment. This material is specifically designed to prepare students for the Occupational English Test. We include materials such as recordings and reading texts, as well as speaking cards and listening transcripts for sample tests.
As the OET assesses all four skills, students will practise listening, reading, writing and speaking on a weekly basis. Moreover, the students will learn the vocabulary and grammar structures required to communicate clearly in the writing and speaking parts of the exam.

There are 4 skills – based papers : Listening , Reading , Writing , Speaking . The Listening and Reading papers are designed to assess a candidates ability to understand spoken and written English , based on Health related topics and tasks common to all professions . There are 3 parts in both Listening and Reading . Part A in Listening and Reading assessed by OET assessors, part B and C are computer scanned and automatically scored . The Writing and Speaking papers are specific to the 12 healthcare professions – designed to reflect common tasks performed in the workplace

Very High Level of Performance B:High Level of Performance, able to use English adequately for professional needs C: Good Level of Performance, but not acceptable to a range of health and medical councils D: Moderate Level of Perfomance, requires improvement E:Low Level of Performance, requires considerable improvement International candidates need to score a minimum of B in all 4 papers in order to achieve the standard required by those regulatory bodies that recognise the OET’s validity.

Learning Approch

  • Designed with a focus on real world relevance
  • Real-world case studies
  • Hands-on Assignments
  • Individualized Instructor
  • Career Guidance
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Earn a Course Completion Certificate, an official Learners Point credential that confirms that you have successfully completed a course with us.

Certification (KHDA)

Earn a KHDA attested Course Certificate. The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is the educational quality assurance and regulatory authority of the Government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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We, at Learners Point, take immense pride in our teaching methods and instructors. Our instructors are some of the best experts from their fields and employ a practical approach to learning. Many of them are globally recognised and have a diverse set of experience in their field of expertise. You are always sure to have the best in the industry as your teachers who are ready to guide you at every step and make the experience informative yet enjoyable. Apart from the focus on learning your chosen course, our instructors also encourage students to develop communication skills and interpersonal skills necessary to excel in the practical world. 

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Our trainings are mostly instructor led and classroom based. However, we also offer high quality live and interactive online sessions.

Our highly skilled faculties from around the globe are experts in their fields and come with decades of diverse industry experience. Our trainers are internationally recognized and locally preferred with rich research driven experience which will ensure highly customizable, engaging and top in the class learning experience.

Choosing LearnersPoint is true value for money as our trainings are right blend of theory and practice and specially developed keeping tomorrow's business needs in mind. All the training sessions are closely monitored through specially designed progress tracker to ensure reinforced and unparalleled learning experience.

Once you have registered for a course and wish to not to proceed with the training for any reason, you are entitled for a refund of the fees provided we are notified in writing within 2 days from the date of initial registration before the training commencement. The refunds are processed within 4 weeks from the day of withdrawal.