NO COURSES AT THE MOMENT-----NEW COURSES IN 2022 ---------Part Time OET Nursing 5, Wednesday + Thursday Afternoons, Part-time Course, Autumn 2021 

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What is OET for Nursing? 

  • The Occupational English Test (OET) is an English Language Test for healthcare professionals.

  • ​The Nursing subtest is for qualified Nurses who need to demonstrate they meet the language requirements to work in the UK, and is accepted by the Nursing and Midwifery Council as an alternative to IELTS (Academic).​

  • The OET test examines all 4 language skills of Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. The Listening and Reading components are the same for all healthcare professions, while the Writing and Speaking components are specific to the Nursing profession, and are based on typical workplace situations.

Course Information for OET 2.5 Course, Part-time, Autumn 2021 

Course type:

This is a 25 hour, part-time OET Nursing course, delivered in our classroom at 20 Mortlake over 2 x 2.5 hour sessions per week. 

Start Date: Wednesday 22nd September.

Course duration: 5 weeks, Wednesday 20th September - Thursday 21st Octber. 

Course Times: Wednesdays and Thursdays Afternoons, 2:00 - 4:45 pm (2.5 hour class + 15 minute break). Students are required to attend both days. 

Start date: any Wednesday

Exam dates: click here to see 2021 exam dates

Minimum Age: 18 

Max class size: 8

Hours per week: 5

Price: £35 per class

Registration Fee: £50. Click here for more price info.

Minimum booking: 4 weeks.

Study Materials: The registration fee includes your copy of the core text, The Cambridge Guide to OET Nursing.

Is this course at my level ?

  • The UK Nursing and Midwifery Council requires a B grade in the Listening, Reading and Speaking sub-tests, equivalent to CEFR C1 or IELTS 7 - 7.5. It requires C+ in the Writing, equivalent to CEFR good B2 level or IELTS 6.5. 

  • To study on the OET Nursing course, you need a B2 Level of English at the beginning of your course. To get an indication of your current English language level, please click here to take the level test.


  • We will assess your current English level in more detail before admission to the course. We will make the assessment free of charge, and it normally takes around half an hour.  

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