Are you aspiring to fly abroad to your favourite country? Ready to take up the OET test? This blog will give you an idea of the OET exam preparation for 2024.
We already know that OET is the required English language exam that validates our language proficiency to work as a healthcare professional abroad. So whether you are planning to migrate to countries like Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK, the USA or to any other OET Accepted Countries, qualify for the language assessment test. However, the exam focuses on and tests the four basic English language skills–listening, reading, speaking, and writing.
OET is the Occupational English Test, which is the language assessment test for healthcare professionals. The scores you receive on your OET tests will make your dream come true to fly abroad to your favourite country. Effective communication is vital to survive in any place, so is your calibre measured through this test.
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As we already know, there are four sections of the OET Test. Below mentioned are the four subsections (Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening) and the tips that you can follow to score well.
The OET Reading section comprises 3 parts:
The test is for 60 minutes, and the topics are of general healthcare interest.
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To improve your OET Reading score, here are a few ways:
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The OET writing task is to write a letter. This letter is usually a referral letter to advise a patient or inform a patient. It can also inform a carer or group. The Writing sub-test takes 45 minutes and will be based on a typical healthcare workplace situation. Some tips to prepare for your OET Writing test are:
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The OET Speaking test is one part of the OET test structure that uses materials specifically designed for your profession. OET Speaking test is created as a role-play. Whether you are a professional nurse or pharmacist, the speaking test is conducted according to real-life situations. Speak as a healthcare professional to the patients or the carers who accompany the patient. The speaking test assesses two major criteria for your speaking skills.
Some tips to prepare for your OET Speaking test are:
If you want to know more OET Speaking strategies, here are OET Speaking Tips
The OET Listening test has three parts that deal with real-life healthcare situations and workplace conversations. Answer 42 questions. Part A of the test will assess your ability to identify specific information during a consultation. Part B of the examination assesses your ability to identify the detail, gist or purpose of short extracts concerning the healthcare workplace. Finally, part C sets your ability to follow a recorded presentation or interview. Here are some tips for your OET Listening test:
If you are planning to attend your OET Test in 2022 or in 2024, then start preparing today, Join for OET Course, Identify your weak areas and start working on them. Solving OET sample papers will help you self-evaluate your performance before the exam and provide them with an opportunity to improve your skills. Then, apply only when you are ready and keep practising with all the materials. Why wait! Start your journey for your healthcare professional in your dream country in 2024!
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Trainer: OET, DHA, NCLEX and Communication Skills
Ms Blessy is the communicative English trainer who handles OET, DHA and NCLEX Training with Edoxi Training Institute, Dubai. She is a dedicated communication skills trainer who uses her technical skills to track her students' academic progress and help them achieve their goals on time. She is also involved in designing tests to test students' fluency in reading, writing, speaking and English language comprehension.