How to be a tutor with SIFU.com.my?
Any individual that has any experience and/or qualifications in any subject and is interested in teaching. The administration team will contact you in person to make some verification before your profile will be listed.
How to register as a tutor?
All you need to do is click on “Become tutor” and register without company ID (for freelance or private tutor). Complete the personal details, and provide a short story about yourself related to the subject you desire to teach, education and qualification background and upload related pictures. Once done, you are ready to start create the subject you desire to teach.
Can I list more than one subject?
Yes, definitely. In fact, every tutor is allocated up to 10 subjects for listing. You are advised to update your teaching timetable with specific remarks so that members will be informed on your teaching schedule.
Can I list online lessons with sifu.com.my?
Yes, of course. Tutors need to be specific in informing potential students regarding the lessons that you provide online. Regardless whether it is a pre-produced online video tutorial or live online lesson via Skype or other software, tutors/ lesson providers are encouraged to inform students.
I am a foreign private tutor, and would like to list my service here to teach online, is it possible?
Foreign tutors are most welcome to list your teaching services with sifu.com.my, regardless whether you intend to teach in person or provide online teaching via Skype or other platforms.
Can I make changes on my teaching profile after submit listing?
You may edit your profile, update your teaching schedule or create new subject whenever you think is needed. But, each time you edit your information with SIFU your teaching profile will reset at pending status until our admin makes verification.
How do I get students?
Member who are seeking subject to learn any can browse through the website in search for their desired tutor. Once the preferred tutor has been identified, members will take the necessary steps to engage the tutors and ultimately the tutors will be informed.
What happens if the student has engaged to contact the tutor and upon agreement fail to turn up for their lesson?
To avoid disappointment and to maintain the appropriate service levels for all parties, our administration team to ensure that every request is legitimate will verify every lesson request being made by users.
In the event that the member/user changes his/her mind and is no longer interested with the tutor they have requested, our administration team will provide notifications via email or private message to inform the tutors, and the tutors can subsequently reject the student. On the other hand, if the student intends to set an appointment with the tutor/lesson provider, our administration team will notify the tutor to engage the student swiftly.
How do I make payment for the services on SIFU?
Tutors may purchase credits with SIFU from a few packages following your preference. These credits are required to obtain student’s contact details. You may visit this page in the tutor account.
What about students that has already paid 20% up-front payment? (This feature coming soon)
Tutors will be notified and have agreed that only 80% of the remaining fee is to be paid to the individual tutors/ lesson providers. 20% of the up-front payment is for the services rendered by sifu.com.my.