Science

Online Chemistry Tutoring

We help children gain confidence in chemistry and take their understanding of the topic to the next level. We use qualified UK teachers, and each tutor holds a DBS. We have already delivered more than 6,000 hours of online chemistry tuition to all key stages and helped students significantly increase their grades. We cover AQA, OCR and Edexcel and sessions cost £25. We welcome individual private students, local authorities responsible for looked-after children and schools looking to help their students recover lost ground. We’re also a proud National Tuition Programme partner.

Why choose TLC Live for online chemistry tutoring?

Expert tutors & fully qualified UK teachers

TLC LIVE’s tutors each have at least two years of experience. They are proven subject experts, and all have a Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) or an enhanced DBS.

Bespoke learning content

Students complete a comprehensive initial assessment to help design a learning plan around each their specific needs.

All exam boards covered

All our tutors have up-to-date knowledge of the OCR, AQA, and Edexcel exam boards.

15 years of proven results

Tutors draw from tens of thousands of hours of tailored educational content to deliver engaging sessions.

Approved NTP tuition partner

The National Tutoring Programme (NTP) provides high-quality tuition to disadvantaged students. As an approved partner, we run online NTP-funded sessions in real-time with a dedicated tutor.

Tuition at all levels

TLC LIVE’s tutors assist students with varying abilities at all levels – from KS1 up to GCSE.

Lessons from £25

TLC is an affordable option with no extra costs, such as travelling or materials. Simply book the number of lessons you want, complete your free assessment and get started!

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Parent reviews of our online tuition service

Parents rate TLC’s online chemistry tuition 4.46 out of 5 stars

“I am pleased to inform you that Richa achieved an A* in Chemistry. Thanks to the entire team at TLC LIVE.”

“TLC has changed our lives. Both mine and my son’s. School was dreaded: parents’ evenings were a list of things he hadn’t achieved, and homework a battle. The TLC team have shown Finn a world where learning is fun and where he’s given the time he needed to ‘grasp the nettle’.”

“We are so very pleased with the progress Oliver has made since commencing his tuition with TLC LIVE. His last school report showed that Oliver had improved by two sub levels in just one term and he is now achieving results above the national average. For Oliver, learning online is far more interesting than being taught in a classroom and much less intimidating.”

Teacher reviews of our online tuition service

“I must admit that I have been sceptical of the value and impact of online tuition until my association with TLC LIVE. The pupils have engaged, enjoyed and showed tangible progress since we started using the programme in Years 10 and 11. The service and communications is excellent and the flexibility to tailor the content to your pupils’ needs is outstanding. I have no hesitation in recommending TLC to any secondary school looking for high quality intervention strategies.”

“Birchwood High School has worked with TLC for seven years and we have nothing but praise for the quality of tuition and the personal customer service. Whether face-to-face or online our students continue to thrive with the dedicated attention of excellent tutors. Highly recommended for quality intervention”

“TLC has been a fantastic organisation to work with. The students loved it and really engaged. Working with our teachers, TLC delivered continual monitoring and feedback. The staff were impressed, and the students attained fantastic results. I am looking forward to continuing our relationship with TLC, who are definitely becoming part of our team.”

How online chemistry tuition with TLC works

Step 1

Every student begins their online chemistry tuition with a comprehensive assessment designed to identify the areas where they need the most support.

Step 2

A tutor then designs a personalised learning plan for them, leveraging TLC’s library of over 35,000+ hours of teaching resources.

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Step 3

The online chemistry tuition takes the form of a series of 60-minute sessions. Students can log in from any internet-connected computer, all they need to do is show up and do their best.

Step 4

After each session, the tutor makes a note of the student’s progress and performance and shares it with the student’s parents or school, making it easy to track their improvement over time.

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What do our tutors say about our chemistry curricula?

“I have really come to value TLC’s detailed, interactive lesson plans, and the feedback and assessment data is really useful for next steps. It’s rewarding to see students improve so quickly, and it’s great to see them really begin to understand tough concepts like balancing equations.”

 

“After years of teaching, I’ve been with TLC as a remote chemistry tutor for a little over a year. The resources are great, and it’s nice to have science videos for each topic. They provide a great jumping off point, and from there I can adjust my approach to suit each student – something I couldn’t do in the classroom.”

 

Test yourself – questions from our chemistry tuition content

Substances are made up of small particles called ______.
Atoms
Cells
Dust
Elements

There is approximately ____nitrogen in the atmosphere.
55%
66%
77%
88%

Procion is used for _____.
Pain relief
Food sweetners
Making white paint
Colouring clothing

The petrochemical industry refines crude oil in a process called ______.
Absorption spectrum
Decarboxylation
Random copolymer
Fractional distillation

Frequently asked questions

Yes, they will! All our online chemistry tutoring is conducted in real time with a live tutor that the student can hear and speak to.

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Sessions last for 60 minutes.

Lessons can be scheduled to suit the student’s needs. TLC LIVE also runs lots of lessons over holidays as targeted revision or catch-up sessions.

Yes! This is the whole point of TLC LIVE. The tutor will identify the student’s learning needs and skill gaps and build an individual learning plan around these requirements.

No. TLC LIVE lessons are structured to maximise learning and address gaps in the student’s knowledge within the session.

Yes, every student is given their own individual learning plan. After the initial assessment, we put a plan together that deals with the skill gaps identified. The plan will be adjusted as other areas of required academic focus come to light.

We have our own bespoke educational content that we update on a daily basis.

Tutors work with students in real time, guiding them through new skills and reviewing things the students may have forgotten. At the end of every session, tutors provide information on the student’s performance and progress. Parents can access this by logging into the TLC LIVE website and reviewing this feedback, watching as their child develops understanding, and eventually mastery, of the topics they are studying.

All of our UK-based tutors are fully qualified to teach and have classroom teaching experience. We ensure all tutors have Qualified Teaching Status (QTS) and are PGCE qualified with an accompanying bachelor’s degree. Each of our tutors also holds a DBS.

All lessons can be cancelled or rearranged with 36 hours’ notice. This gives you the freedom to use TLC LIVE as and when you need it, whether for one-off revision sessions or regular lessons.

Yes, you can cancel and reschedule a session provided that you give us 36 hours’ notice. Whether this is to change a student’s timetable permanently or simply for a one-off lesson, we can support you to ensure the lessons are running at a time that best suits your child’s needs.

For further questions on our online chemistry tutoring or any other services we offer, check out our full FAQ page or contact us.

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