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...)

Raising awareness for Diabetes Week

When you’ve got diabetes, just getting through the day can be a monumental achievement. But it doesn’t mean life stops. People have become professional athletes, topped the charts and ruled the ... (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...)

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...)

Building a partnership with Russia’s leading Medical University

(Tatiana Yatsunova, Sechenov University  Moscow, and Bethan Edwards, SLC's Academic Director) Sechenov University visits SLC Last week we were delighted to welcome Tatiana Yatsunova, senior Medical ... (more...)

SLC at the 3rd International Medical English Conference

  It was great to be at the  3rd International Medical English Conference with  Bethan Edwards, SLC’s Academic Director and Virginia Allum, SLC’s Head of Medical English, in Exeter last Saturday, ... (more...)

Employment success for refugees after SLC course

Employment success for refugees after SLC course Four Syrian refugees have found work in the hospitality industry and another in a local barber’s in Belfast after taking part in an online English ... (more...)