OET Examination Preparation and Coaching in Perth

McGrath Tutoring Service offers the health professionals an alternative exam to IELTS. If your profession is listed below you are eligible to take the OET test. Our tutors can help you prepare for your OET test.

What is OET?

OET is the Occupational English Test that assesses the language and communication skills of healthcare professionals. Passing the test will allow you to register and practise your profession in an English-speaking country.

It is a reliable assessment of all four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking – with an emphasis on communication in medical and health professional settings.

OET tests international health practitioners in the following 12 professions:

  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Dietetics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Medicine
  • Podiatry
  • Nursing
  • Radiography 
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Veterinary Science
  • Speech Pathology 

OET is recognised by over 30 regulatory healthcare bodies and councils in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. Hospitals and universities are just some of the organisations who use OET as a trusted way to check a candidate’s ability to communicate in English in a healthcare environment.

OET is also recognised by the Australian Department of Immigration for a number of visa categories, which includes some work and student visas. Australian and international organisations who accept OET.

OET Tutoring Options

We offer OET preparation as individual tutoring sessions catering for each student’s unique requirements.


How experienced are the tutor(s)?

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth provide OET courses in Perth using a methodology designed by our highly experienced and qualified tutors. Your OET preparation is in good hands with our OET tutors who have completed training and years of OET coaching in Perth. All our test materials are up to date and the OET tutors are trained in all elements to ensure your success.

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth operates a fully equipped training centre in Perth that provides professional tutoring rooms for private OET tutoring lessons.

Is it private lessons and/or a group/class?

Your lessons will be one on one with your OET tutor and designed to suit your current level. If you require OET training in one or more elements, then your OET tutor will teach you those required skills. Group coaching is available if you have a few family or friends who want to prepare for the OET exam together in Perth.

Is the schedule flexible?

McGrath Tutoring Service Perth run OET courses to a flexible schedule which gives you options of when to undertake your OET preparation lessons. Our OET tutors teach between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm Monday to Friday and Saturdays from 9 am to 3 pm. As we recommend 2-hour coaching sessions the time and number of days you want to undertake your OET exam preparation depends on your schedule.

How long does the tutoring go for?

The length of your OET course is dependent on your current level, the score you require and the speed you learn the skills your OET tutor teaches you. All lessons include after-hours study work and this also helps with the length of your OET preparation

What are the past results of their students?

We are proud of the continued success stories received from our students. We have a 97% success rate of those who achieve their required scores on completion of their OET preparation Course in Perth. The best sign our OET coaching is working is the ongoing recommendations from past students and the referrals we receive from students and migrant advisors throughout Perth.