Occupational English Test (OET) Preparation for Nurses

The College is an approved OET Preparation provider

Are you an internationally qualified nurse wanting to work in the NHS?

The Bournemouth and Poole College is proud to be one of the few educational providers in the UK for the Occupational English Test (OET).

The OET is recognised by over 20 regulatory healthcare bodies and councils in the UK as proof of English proficiency for international nurses and doctors. These include the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) and General Medical Council (GMC).

Our OET preparation classes cover practice tests and exam strategies in all four skills, within a supportive learning environment together with individual tutorials.

Venue: Lansdowne campus, Bournemouth*

Start date: Various start dates throughout the year

Fees: dependent on course duration (please contact us for details)

Visa requirements: Short-term study visa

Entry requirements

Initial College language test / IELTS minimum 6.0

Download the programme leaflet (pdf)

*This course is taught partly in classes at The College (1 day a week) and partly online with self-study required.