Are you in the quest for the best OET Coaching Coaching Centre in Chennai? Your quest ends with FITA! OET Training in Chennai at FITA, upskills your knowledge with the necessary skills, exam handling guidelines and techniques to make you clear the OET Exams with ‘A’ grade.
The Occupational English Test (OET) is an international English language test that is predominantly conducted for assessing language proficiency and the communication skills of healthcare professionals. The OET exam scores are widely accepted in countries such as Australia, Singapore, Dubai, New Zealand, Ireland, UK, and Namibia. This course is specifically curated for 12 professions of the Medical Sector and they are Physiotherapy, Dentistry, Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Optometry, Speech Pathology, Podiatry, Radiography, and Veterinary Science. OET exam is conducted primarily for these professionals to test their language fluency for processing their visas, study, and employment registrations and the competence to practice medical professions in the English-speaking country. OET Training in Chennai at FITA is provided by English Language Experts who assist and guide you to clear the OET exams with good grades in the first attempt itself.
What will you learn in the OET Training in Chennai at FITA?
At FITA Academy we provide equal emphasis for all the four modules.
The OET is more suitable for professionals such as Nurses, B.Pharm graduates, Doctors, and other Healthcare Professionals who are planning to pursue their careers in the English Speaking countries. At FITA Academy, we give you a holistic training on the OET Exam patterns and we ace you to clear all the modules of the OET with required grades to help you in achieving your professional goals.
Reasons to take a professional OET Training
OET is one of the important English Language proficiency tests that is conducted for healthcare professionals who aspire to pursue their careers in english speaking Countries. The prime purpose of the OET is not only to assess a candidate in terms of vocabulary, speech, grammar, fluency, and accuracy but it is also conducted to test the ability on one’s communication skills in a healthcare workplace environment. For instance, generally a patient sees different healthcare professionals for the treatment and decides the best option for him out of the different professionals he has met. Over there understanding the patients requirements in the right context plays a major role in retaining the patients and this is possible only when you have the right language skills.
Having said that poor quality of communication not only leads to failure of retaining patients but also plenty of other complications as well in the aspect of a patient’s health. Chances are there were you would have prescribed some measures and the patient would have failed to understand what you have communicated and the patient may take the direct opposite measures. And these things result in chaos and other legal trouble to the organizations.
To overcome these misfortunes the healthcare organizations in the English Speaking countries decided to conduct a standardized Language test for all the healthcare professionals. Thus, OET Exams have significantly aided the government organizations and the healthcare sectors to recruit a candidate who has obtained professional communication skills and knowledge to sustain in an English speaking environment.
You may be good at English but, when it comes to validating your skills and knowledge many people fail to prove their skills. Similarly while taking a OET it has many subtests in it and also at the time of exam you may become more anxious when you are not practiced well. You can easily clear this exam when you step into the right institute. OET Training in Chennai at FITA provides holistic training on all the four modules of the OET exam and thushelp you complete exams successfully with good grades.
OET Course Certificate is one of the professional accreditation which demonstrates that the candidate has completed the OET Training successfully at FITA. Also, this certificate states that you have been trained efficiently in all the four test patterns of the OET exam.
Apart from the Course Completion Certification from FITA Academy, earning the certificate of OET after successfully completing the exam is more authentic and helpful for you to pursue your healthcare Career abroad. Our OET Trainers at FITA Academy guide and support you with the required assistance to clear the certification exam with required Grades.
Getting to Know more about the OET Test pattern
The OET Exam concentrates on four major skills and they are Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking. This exam is more or less similar to the other English proficiency tests. However, this Exam emphasizes on communication skills in a healthcare environment. Below we have jotted down the outline of the OET Exam pattern.
The Listening test has two sub-tests with a total of 42 questions. The questions are generic and it is related to health care interests. Also, you are expected to write the answers in your sheet while listening to the audio records.
Duration: 50 minutes
Part A - Consultation
In this part, the candidate listens to a conversation between a healthcare professional and a patient. Here they are asked to take relevant notes under the given headings in the sheet.
Part B - Presentation
The candidates would listen to health professionals giving a short lecture on health-related topics and they are asked to answer certain questions.
This test is conducted to measure your speed of understanding and how coherently you have answered for the given questions.
Duration 60 minutes.
Part A - 15 Minutes
Part B - 45 Minutes
Part A -
This session lasts for 15 minutes and candidates are asked to do skim reading for 3-4 short tests and they are asked to complete the paragraph by filling the blank spaces. This test is conducted to assess your speed to scan a text within a given time for multiple texts and synthesize information.
Part B -
This session consists of 45 minutes in total. The candidates are requested to read 2 passages of the common healthcare topics. And they are asked to answer 8-10 MCQ's. This test is conducted to assess the candidate's capacity to read longer texts and how they comprehend it.
Duration 20 Minutes
This test format is a face-to-face conversation with the interrogator. This session begins with a warm-up session where the interviewer asks you about the professional background. Later, it is followed by 2 Role Plays.
The candidates are given 2-3 minutes for the preparation of each role-play. The Roleplay topic is generally related to the typical conversation between a healthcare professional and a patient. Usually, the Interviewer assigns the role for which you have applied for. For instance, if you are planning to do your nursing career then the role play would be in a conversation between the Nurse and a patient. It is the same for all the other professions as well.
Note: For Veterinary Science the Interrogator will act as the owner of his/her pet animal.
Here they test your fluency, grammar, accuracy, pronunciation, appropriateness of language resources, and understanding ability of a situation.
Here the candidates are asked to write a letter which is related to discharge or transfer of a patient, writing an advice letter to the patients, or prescribing medicines in the pharmacy. The candidates are given some additional notes which should also be included in their letter writing.
Here they check your task fulfillment, cohesion, grammar, presentation, spelling, punctuation, and lexical resources you have used.
In the OET test pattern, there is no overall grade. A candidate will be rewarded grades based on the performance from the lowest to highest grades that is A to E. It is always preferable to get a grade of A or B to pursue your career goals. Given the below table will help you to understand the grading level easily.
Description of Ability
Very High-level performance
High-level performance. The candidates use English with fluency and grammar accuracy. The candidate is adequate for professional needs.
The level of performance is good. However, it is not acceptable to the range of medical and health council
The level of performance is moderate and requires improvement.
The performance level is low. Requires considerable improvement
In case if the candidate fails to clear any of the test patterns, the candidate is required to take the retest for that specific pattern alone. The candidate is not required to take the complete OET test again just like other English proficiency tests. OET Training in Chennai at FITA provides the necessary exam strategies and training to clear the OET exam with grades of A or B under the mentorship of expert guidance.
2) How to enroll for the OET Course at FITA in Chennai?
You can enroll by contacting our support number 98404-11333 or you can directly walk into our office
3) How old is the FITA institute?
FITA institution was set up in the year 2012 by a group of IT veterans to provide world-class IT Training. We have been actively present in the training field for close to a decade now
4) How many students have been trained by FITA till now?
We have trained more than 20,000+ students till now and it includes the headcount of working professionals as well.
5) What will be the batch size of the OET Course in Chennai at FITA and will I be given enough practical training for the FullStack Course?
We provide maximum individual attention to the students. The OET Training batch size is optimized for 5 - 6 members per batch. The batch size has been reduced to clear the doubts of the students in complex topics clearly with tutors.
6) Does FITA Academy provide me enough practical Training for OET?
FITA provides extensive use of audio-visual aids to make the students understand the language easily.
7) Are the OET Trainers well-equipped at FITA in Chennai?
OET Trainers at FITA are Expertise in Language Training and communication. Our Trainers have a decade of experience in training the students for OET exams and make them clear the exam.