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...)

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...)

SLC’s Medical Terminology course accredited by the CPD Standards Office in the UK

We’re delighted to announce that SLC’s new online course, Medical Terminology, has been accredited by the CPD Standards Office. (more...)

The seven principles of outstanding online course design

Online courses with strong retention, high completion rates and consistently positive reviews are surprisingly rare. All too often online courses fail to engage. Obligatory courses on subjects such ... (more...)

New module on Presentations for English for Medical Academic Purposes course

We’re delighted to announce that a new module on Giving Presentations has been added to SLC’s unique online English for Medical Academic Purposes (EMAP) course. (more...)

SLC partner with RefuAid to help refugee doctors enter UK workforce

In a time of significant staff shortages – 10,00 doctors and 5,000 GPs – the UK workforce is crying out for doctors with the skills and experience to make a difference to the lives of patients and ... (more...)

Online English for Medical Academic Purposes awarded CPD Accreditation

SLC is delighted to announce that Online English for Medical Academic Purposes has been accredited by the CPD Standards Office. Getting CPD-accreditation is an important marker of quality for the ... (more...)

SLC welcomes new editor on board

The SLC team is growing! (more...)

Second edition of SLC's online English for Medical Academic Purposes course now live!

SLC is delighted to announce the release of the Second Edition of its unique online English for Medical Academic Purposes course. (more...)

OET - Listening Test Tips

As part of the update to the OET, the listening sub-test is changing. From September 2018 it will have three parts rather than two, and each part will be divided into sections, so that you will hear ... (more...)