Online Occupational English Test (OET) Preparation Course

The College is an approved OET Preparation provider
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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).

Venue: Live online classes

Start date: Various start dates throughout the year

Course Fees: £300

Entry requirements

Initial College language test / IELTS minimum 6.0

Course details

One full day online each week, across four weeks (22 hours in total) plus independent study.

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

Download the programme leaflet (pdf)

This course is aimed at students who are currently IELTS 6.0 – 6.5 or have previously taken the OET and achieved at least C grades. 

For any student without previous IELTS or OET grades, The College will provide an initial writing assessment prior to the course start date.