Frequently asked questions

Can I do a trial lesson?

Unfortunately, we do not accept trial lessons at Breakthrough Education (BT) - whether it is paid or unpaid. This is to ensure that our quality of teaching is maintained at a very high standard - we strive to ensure that disruptions to our existing students are minimised.

What are the prices for the tuition?

Prices vary with different subjects at Breakthrough Education. Please speak to the receptionist for more details. Price Guide: Unit 1 & 2 Group Classes (1.5 Hr) - $55 per Lesson Unit 3 & 4 Group Classes (2 Hr) - $65 per Lesson BTS (Yr 7-10) Group Classes (2.5 Hr) - $75 per Lesson Assessments, materials and exam packs are charged in addition to classes per term.

What happens when I miss a class?

If you miss a class we can organise catch-up classes for you at one of our other campuses. Please ensure that you contact the BT team at least 3 days prior to your class to arrange catch-ups.

Does Breakthrough Education offer one-on-one tuition?

Breakthrough Education offers exceptional group classes taught by our Head Tutor Kevin Xiao. If one-on-one tuition is preferred, please speak to the BT team to see which tutor is available. Our team of tutors consists of experienced VCE teachers, assessors and past students.

Can I join in mid-term once classes have started?

Classes are often filled up very quickly at the start of the year so make sure to register as soon as you can to secure a spot. If you were successful in getting a place after classes commenced, Breakthrough Education require mid way entry students to catch up on some of the challenging and critical topics covered in previous lessons missed.

What are the term dates for Breakthrough Education?

Breakthrough Education Term 1 Dates: Unit 1/2 & 3/4 Classes - 12 weeks: (06/01/20 to 29/03/20) Year 7-10 Classes - 7 weeks: (17/02/20 to 05/04/20) Breakthrough Education Term 2 Dates: Unit 1/2 & 3/4 Classes - 12 weeks: (30/03/20 to 21/06/20) Year 7-10 Classes - 11 weeks: (19/04/20 to 28/06/20) Breakthrough Education Term 3 Dates: Unit 1/2 Classes - 12 weeks: (22/06/20 to 13/09/20) Unit 3/4 Classes - 10 weeks: (22/06/20 to 30/08/20) Year 7-10 Classes - 10 weeks: (12/07/20 to 20/09/20) Breakthrough Education Term 4 Dates: Unit 1/2 Classes - 12 weeks: (14/09/20 to 06/12/20) Unit 3/4 Classes - 10 weeks: ( 31/08/20 to 08/11/20 Year 7-10 Classes - 9 weeks: (28/09/20 to 06/12/20) *There are no breaks for VCE Subject classes.