Sit the test specifically designed for health professionals.

The Occupational English Test (OET) is an international English language test that assesses the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practice in an English-speaking environment.

OET provides a valid and reliable assessment of all four language skills: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking, with an emphasis on communication in health professional settings. OET tests international health practitioners in the following professions:

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Dietetics
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy

Why take the OET?

Preparation for the Occupational English Testing as provided by Real Care Training is specifically designed for health professionals. Taking the OET will look great on your resume as it is becoming increasingly recognised by hospitals and health care providers. The OET demonstrates to employers you have the language communication skills to work in an English speaking healthcare environment.


Hi Leanne. I passed my OET test! ‘A’ for reading and speaking, ‘B’ for listening and writing. So relieved. Thanks for all your help!
— Angela 14/10/15