Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions



Prepclass Home tutors are respectable, experienced and competent teachers who work with reputable schools across Nigeria. Their aim is to teach/coach your child at the comfort of your home. Over time, statistics reveal that students that have one-on-one sessions with their teachers perform 75% better than students others. Looking to connect with a tutor? Get yourself a Prepclass tutor.

At Prepclass, we have access to more than 1000 tutors in different specialities and locations across Lagos/Abuja alone. This makes it possible for us to match your ward with the very best tutors without any stress for you. We work with your budget and make the entire process as flexible as possible. We can also be of help in situations where you need to make a drastic change, such as changing location, changing the tutor (for whatever reason) or changing the subjects being taught by the tutor.

These are some of our most frequently asked questions

How do you operate?

Three easy steps:

The client/parent is required to fill our online form which helps us collect all the important information about the student that we need to match them to a highly suitable tutor. We Search our database for tutors who suit your preference and are knowledgeable in the field you wish to learn. We also handle all negotiations with tutors and send the most suitable tutor to you.
What ages and classes do you work with?
We work with students from ages 4 upwards. However, for any child between 4 and 8 we require that a nanny or guardian must be present with the child at all times while the tutor is teaching/coaching the child. This is because our tutors ARE NOT NANNIES and will not provide any extra service like feeding the child outside teaching.
How do you charge and what are the rates?
We charge based on a number of factors; What is the specialty of the knowledge or skill that is to be taught? How many people/children is the tutor expected to handle? Number of days for tutoring and how many hours will each session last Distance between the tutor and the client’s residence. The level of experience that the client requires the tutor to have The age of the child. To determine our exact rates for your request, please fill the tutor request form first and an agent will contact you with price details.
What if the fee is beyond my budget?
We do our best to ensure that we are able to work within reasonable budgets (usually above 30,000 per month) and since we work with such a large number of tutors we are always able to find tutors within your budget.
How flexible are the arrangements?
Flexibility is key to us, which is why every arrangement can be changed when further conversations between client and tutor are had. In cases where the new arrangements by a client are no longer favourable for the tutor we are able to find a new tutor for the client with no extra charge if the client gives at least a one month’s notice for the change.
Would the tutor steal from my house? How do I know he/she is a responsible individual?
The home is a very sacred place and we take extra precautions to ensure that our tutors are not only highly responsible but in a case of any reported issues we are able to track them. Prepclass handles the cost of elaborate due diligence on the tutor.
How many tutors can I get for my children?
You can get as many tutors as you want. However, we generally advise not to have more than 2 tutors for one child except in cases where the child is learning several specialized subjects.
How often will the tutor come?
Schedules and length of classes are arranged based on client’s preference.
How often will the tutor come?
Schedules and length of classes are arranged based on client’s preference.
Do you have tutors for skilled/ specialized subjects?
Yes we have tutors competent in teaching specialized skills like languages, such as French, Spanish etc. learning to play the keyboard, programming and website design, driving etc.
What happens in cases of change in location, or if one of the children goes to a boarding school?
As long as we are notified early between 2 weeks and 1 month, we will be able to handle any drastic changes with minimal cost to the client.
How can I get a discount?
We give discounts of between 10 and 20% for clients who pay for 3 months or more upfront.
Under what circumstances do I get a refund?
We make refunds for services not rendered, in other words if a parent already paid upfront and for any reason the service of a tutor is discontinued or no longer required we will return the client’s money. However, in cases where the discontinuity comes from the client, we require the notice of 1 month.
Where are we located?
We have offices at the 3rd floor of No 315 Herbert Macaulay, Sabo-Yaba and No.29 Mambillia Street, Off Aso Drive, Maitama. Feel free to call us on: 08059811502 or 09035321117 or send an email to [email protected]
What else do I stand to gain?
Flexibility, accountability, no price haggling, easy replacement of tutors, security of your home since the tutors come from us and we are accountable, free tutoring hours (yes you can win free tutoring hours) and lots more.
About Us

PrepClass is an indigenous Nigerian company that provides online platforms for hosting educational material relevant to local exams and institutions.

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