OET for Health Professionals

English Courses in Glasgow

The English language test for healthcare professionals

OET has been developed specifically for 12 healthcare professions. Tests reflect real workplace tasks and relevant language skills.

Our OET course focuses on basic vocabulary related to healthcare. The classes have a communicative approach, and are ideal for anyone new to English medical and healthcare terminology.

This course is 7.5 hours per week and lasts for 4 weeks.  Currently, it is delivered online. 


This course is suitable for nurses, doctors, dentists, pharmacists, physios, dieticians, occupational therapists, optometrists, podiatrists, vets, radiographers, speech and language therapists and veterinary scientists.   You will have the opportunity to increase your understanding of, and improve your use of, language used in the field of medicine.

It is suitable for learners of upper intermediate level (CEFR B2) and above.

Introduction to Medical Terminology (7.5 hours) - £80 per week.

General English + Introduction to Medical Terminology (22.5 hours) - £180 per week.

Start dates in 2018 are listed below;

  • Monday 8th January

  • Monday 5th February

  • Monday 5th March

  • Monday 9th April

  • Monday 7th May

  • Monday 4th June

  • Monday 2nd July

  • Monday 30th July

  • Monday 27th August

  • Monday 24th September

  • Monday 22nd October

  • Monday 19th November


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