OC Test Prep Online
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Save time with complete OC Test resources

Master critical thinking skills to solve all 48 OC Test question types and save time with all-inclusive resources. Get ahead with over 200+ pages of content, 120+ online practice questions, and 3 diagnostic exams for each section of the OC Test.

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Track your child's OC Test readiness with ease

Stay informed at every step of your child’s OC Test preparation with the Matrix Learning Management System (LMS), designed intelligently to track homework progression and achievement.

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OC Preparation Course Details

See how our flexible learning methods can cater to your learning needs.


How our Online OC Preparation course works

1. Develop effective OC techniques with clear, guided video lessons

With detailed video lessons led by experienced Matrix teachers, you can work through the Matrix OC Theory Book at your own pace with the support you need.

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2. Sharpen your Critical Thinking skills with 500+ online practice questions

Practise your Critical Thinking skills anytime anywhere, with 500+ verbal reasoning, mathematical reasoning, spatial reasoning and logical reasoning practice questions available online.

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3. Access individual support at any time via the Q&A boards

Need more support? Address gaps in your learning by posting questions on the Q&A boards and receive individual support within 24 hours.

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4. Gain insights into your child's performance with regular Diagnostic Reviews

Track your child’s OC Test readiness with 3 online Diagnostic Reviews during the course. With reports accompanying each exam, you can view their progress alongside cohort averages.

Online course structure

What's included: Online course

  • Experienced Selective School Test Teachers

    Matrix teachers are experts in their field with vast classroom teaching experience and matching qualifications.

  • High quality and new-edition Theory Book delivered

    200+ colour page new-edition Theory Book written by expert teachers designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills for Reading, Mathematical Reasoning, and Thinking Skills tests delivered to your doorstep.

  • Clear, structured Theory Lesson Videos

    Learn from the best. Each Theory Lesson is accompanied by online video lessons led by experienced teachers.

  • Intelligent, structured learning

    Enjoy the flexibility of online learning with all the benefits of being on-campus. Lesson content progression is automatically unlocked for the best learning experience, ensuring students stay on track for success.

  • 500+ Online Practice Questions

    Sharpen your critical thinking skills with regularly updated online question banks. And with automated marking, students get instant feedback on their progress.

  • Matrix Learning Management System (LMS)

    Access Theory Lesson Videos, Online Practice Questions, and track your progress easily via the Matrix LMS App.

  • Q&A Boards

    Stuck on a question? Address individual learning needs using the Q&A boards and receive responses to questions from teachers within 1 working day.

  • Diagnostic Reviews and Reports

    See how your child’s exam skills are progressing with 3 online Diagnostic Tests throughout the course, with reports on your child’s performance level alongside cohort averages.

  • Expert academic advice

    Want advice on your child’s learning? Get exclusive access to academic advice, and invitations to events and seminars from the Matrix academic team.

  • Year-round Access to Content

    Enjoy access to all course resources until the end of the OC Test date.

Access Period


Access starts9 October 2023
Access Ends31 December 2024

Meet our Opportunity Class teachers.
Experts with real teaching experience.

  • Ms Felicity Martin
  • Ms Lottie Frazer
    BSc MTeach
  • Mrs Katrina Perrott
    BEd(Hons) BTeach

OC Preparation Course Pricing

Flexible payment options: Pay quarterly or monthly over 3 months.

  • online
    At your own pace

    Matrix+ Online

    9 lessons anytime anywhere


    per module

    • Taught by experienced Matrix teachers
    • Video Lessons paired with Theory Book
    • NSW new-syllabus Theory Book delivered to your home
    • Access to Matrix LMS resources
    • 150+ Online Practice Questions with for each module with automated marking
    • Progress tracking for students and parents
    • Diagnostic tests and reports every 3 weeks
    • Year-round access to content

What our
OC Preparation course students say

  • The Thinking Skills courses are truly amazing, starting with basic knowledge and principles, and have been so beneficial in building solid OC skills and strategies.

    Parent of Pablo J.
    Parent of Pablo J.
  • I think Matrix Education courses give me the best form of learning. I love how the teacher explains things in class!

    Ishaan Roy
    Ishaan Roy
  • My son tells me he enjoys going to his Matrix Education class. He said the teacher is nice and helpful. The online resources we have access to are also great!

    Parent of Jayden C.
    Parent of Jayden C.

Frequently asked questions


Matrix Year 4 OC Test tutoring teachers are experienced educators who have degrees in related disciplines. They are knowledgeable, know how to explain things clearly and make learning fun.

Matrix OC Test tutoring teachers deliver a structured and engaging learning experience through instructional and interactive teaching.


Yes, the Matrix OC Preparation course covers every aspect of the OC Test thoroughly. The course is a 12 month program that comprehensively covers each section of the test. Each term focuses on one specific section of the test to 48 critical thinking skills for OC exam success.

No. Thinking skills is one of the sections of the Opportunity Class Placement Test which evaluates students’ critical thinking abilities in these sections:

  • Reading (or verbal reasoning)
  • Mathematical reasoning
  • Thinking skills (involving spatial and logical reasoning)

The Matrix OC Test Preparation course teaches students critical thinking skills for each of these areas.

Students should start preparing at least 12 months before the July Opportunity Class Test to thoroughly cover all sections of the test. At Matrix, Year 3 students start their OC Test preparation course in July each year to develop mastery in all three sections of the test.

If your child has missed any module of the term course, they can catch up through the online OC Preparation course.

Matrix+ Online Courses

Matrix+ is an online course consisting of video lessons paired with Matrix Theory Books. It’s accessible, more affordable and flexible compared to Matrix On-Campus courses. It’s an effective learning option if you prefer to learn at your own pace.

No, you can learn at any time. Matrix+ lessons are pre-recorded to ensure the highest quality delivery for all types of learners! Our detailed video lessons allow you to view and follow the lesson at your own pace – pause, replay, or speed up videos for an on-demand learning experience.

Matrix students enrolled in the OC Test Preparation courses will be able to access Theory Lesson Videos, Q&A Discussion Boards, and online resources until the end of the OC Test date.

Matrix Theory Books will be mailed to your delivery address via Australia Post.

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