Secondary Science

Online Science GCSE Tuition

Whether a student is taking Dual or Triple Award Science at GCSE, TLC can help them enter the exam room with confidence and maximise their results. Our tutors are fully qualified UK teachers, and each one holds a DBS . Our tutors use our extensive resource library to provide specific, personalised support for students in biology, chemistry and physics. Our tutors have already delivered upward of 11,000 cumulative hours of science GCSE tuition and helped students increase their attainment. We cover AQA, OCR and Edexcel. Sessions cost £25, and we work with parents, local authorities and schools alike. We’re also proud to be a National Tuition Programme partner.

Why choose TLC Live for online science GCSE tuition?

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 GCSE science tuition

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

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

“TLC LIVE gives students the opportunity to learn at their own pace with the support of excellent and very encouraging tutors. I have seen my children gain in confidence, achieve better results at school and above all enjoy their learning because of TLC LIVE.”

“Both of my children continue to attend TLC LIVE because the tutoring is tailored to suit their individual educational needs but most importantly, they enjoy it.”

Teacher reviews of our online tuition service

“The service and communication are 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.”

“Whilst we as a school also worked with individuals through targeted support and revision, this was a complementary strand to our work to raise grades further. Whilst the impact of individual strategies can be hard to assess, as part of a raft of measures, results were impressive.”

How online science GCSE tuition with TLC works

Step 1

The tutoring process with TLC LIVE begins with a comprehensive initial assessment. This identifies the student’s strengths and weaknesses so we can make the most of the time available.

Step 2

Following the assessment, the tutor generates a personalised learning plan. Tutors have access to our library of over 35,000+ hours of curriculum-aligned material, so they are prepared to teach the topics the student needs the most support in.

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Step 3

The online science GCSE tuition we offer takes place in 60-minute sessions. Students log in from any internet-connected computer and they’re ready to go.

Step 4

Following each session, the tutor logs student progress and performance so parents can track improvement over time.

An image of a pupil taking part in one of TLC's online KS1 and KS2 tutoring sessions.

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What do our tutors say about our GCSE science curricula?

“TLC’s resource library contains great learning materials in the form of text and videos categorised by topics. They also provide a mixture of questions and test papers, which are especially useful for GCSE preparation.”


“Since I started with TLC just over a year ago, I’ve had great success delivering online GCSE science tuition. The material saves me preparation time, so I’m free to focus all of my attention on helping the student overcome gaps in their knowledge in time for their exams.”


Test yourself – questions from our science GCSE tuition content

How many different types of radiation are there in the electromagnetic spectrum?

Antigens are a substance that _____.
Absorbs proteins in the body
Attacks viruses
Induces an immune response
Kills bacteria

A gram of uranium releases _____times more energy than burning a gram of oil.

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

Frequently asked questions

Yes, they will! All our online science GCSE tuition 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 science GCSE tuition or any other services we offer, check out our full FAQ page or contact us.

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