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Tutors & Exams

iGCSE, GCSE and A-Level Examination & Tutor Centre

A-Level Science Practicals Endorsement

Tutors & Exams has been approved by the JCQ to carry out Science Practicals (Biology, Chemistry & Physics) for the following Awarding Bodies:

Edexcel, OCR, Eduqas and AQA.

The lead monitor for the JCQ:  “Thank you very much for letting me visit the centre and observe a practical activity. I was very impressed with your understanding and implementation of the practical endorsement.”

What’s Required?

The Exam Boards state that candidates are expected to have completed 12 practicals for the science practical endorsement in addition to the three examination papers. The science practicals do not count towards the final grade but the content of paper 3 is based on them. We are offering science practicals over 4 days (compulsory Lab Familiarisation, which includes 1 of the practicals. Three practicals day 1, four practicals day 2 and 3) over the academic year. Below is the date for the practicals.


The cost of the whole qualification including the science practicals is £1,250 per subject which includes the compulsory Lab Familiarisation Days. However, if you are studying with one of our partners (CloudLearn, Wolsey Hall, Oxford Open Learning), or booking all three Sciences, the fee is £1,215 per subject. If your learning centre is not listed, contact us and we will try to include them. A non-refundable deposit of £250 per subject is required to secure your place. Alternatively, let your learning centre know that you could be receiving a discount!


London     Coventry  
February 19th Familiarisation   February 18th Familiarisation
February 20th Physics   February 20th Biology
February 21st Chemistry   February 21st Chemistry
February 22nd Biology   February 22nd Physics
April 8th Physics   April 15th Biology
April 9th Chemistry   April 16th Chemistry
April 10th Biology   April 17th Physics
April 15th Physics   April 23rd Biology
April 16th Chemistry   April 24th Chemistry
April 17th Biology   April 25th Physics


How to Book

To complete our registration process, you will need to complete our application form and return it along with photo ID and a recent passport size/style photo.