Become a Tutor Interested in becoming a literacy tutor? Answer this: Can you read, write, understand and speak English? Can you spend 2 to 4 hours per week to tutor for one year? Do you want to help someone open the world through words? If you can do these things, then join us in our charge to raise the literacy rate in Oakland County. We Train Tutors No teaching experience? No problem. We provide our incoming tutors with 11 hours of classroom training to prepare you for your first assignment. Tutors are certified after completion of training. We provide ongoing support to tutors in the form of workshops, tutor mentors and training materials. Ready to get started? Fill out the Become a Tutor form on this page or call us directly at (248) 253-1617.