SLC’s Head of Medical English co-authors award-winning OET preparation book

We’re delighted that ‘OET Preparation Nursing’, co-written by Virginia Allum, SLC’s Head of Medical English, has just won the prestigious ‘Content of the Year in Higher and Further Education’ award ... (more...)

SLC at the 4th International English for Healthcare Conference

I arrived back in a rain-washed Gatwick last night, reflecting on a diverse, interesting and rewarding international English for Healthcare conference. Excellent plenaries, presentations, workshops ... (more...)

SLC present at the national OSCE Facilitator Conference

SLC was delighted to have been invited to present at the national OSCE Facilitator conference held in Newport on Sept 10th 2019. (more...)

VISA UPDATE English Language Requirements for Healthcare Professionals

On September 9th, the UK government announced that the English language requirements stipulated for overseas healthcare professionals by their respective regulatory bodies – the NMC for nurses and ... (more...)

Are you coming to Spain in October?

We’re hugely looking forward to attending the 4th international English for Healthcare Conference on October 3rd and 4th – and not just because we get to go to the Spanish Mediterranean coast for a ... (more...)

Meet SLC’s new Programme Manager

We’re delighted to announce that Diana Izu is SLC’s new Programme Manager. (more...)

The advantages of being bilingual

Communication is key, and languages are important precisely for this reason, to share our thoughts and feelings with others. The majority of the world’s population is, in fact, bilingual or ... (more...)

OET Nursing Results 2018-19

We’ve combed through the confirmed results we have from nurses taking OET over the last year – 103 in total – and are delighted to share them. These nurses were taught in groups at a range of NHS ... (more...)

Giving Advice Sensitively

Get this right, and your rapport with your patient will be a powerful factor in building a successful therapeutic partnership. Get this wrong, and your relationship may never recover. Read on. (more...)

Essential tips for learning English

Learning English is easier than you think!    (more...)