Instructor FAQ

What is TLU?

The Light University (TLU) is an online educational platform that covers a variety of courses to help students grow personally and professionally.  The courses are designed by the expert instructor to help the student learn a new skill improve their skills.  There will be quizzes, Tests, Essays and Exams depending on the course, however each course will evaluate the student with a quiz or a test prior to completing the course.

Who is it for?

TLU is designed for Christians wanting to learn and enhance their God-given skills more in a safe, familiar environment.  

What types of classes will be on it?

We will have all sorts of classes in the subjects of Film, Music, Finance, Marketing, Law, Graphic Design, Web Design & Development, Photography and so much more.

Can anyone be an instructor?

No.  Anyone can apply to become an instructor and each application is carefully vetted to ensure that the student is learning from a field expert.


How much do I get paid?

You will design your class and you decide how much to charge for your course(s).  You will receive 70% from each student and TLU will receive 30%.  With our 30%, we will cover all of the fees & expenses (credit card, web, maintenance, marketing etc)

What types of courses can I teach?

You can pretty much teach whatever you’re an expert at.

Do I have to teach a class each week, how does it work?

It is completely up to you (the instructor) on how you structure your course(s).  Here are some examples of what you can do.

  • You can do a 1 time (45 minute) video course that is broken down in to multiple sessions
  • You can do a class with no video, just text, course materials, images etc
  • You can combine video, audio, text, course materials etc
  • You can do a course that is (pre-recorded) but that is once or twice weekly for 30 minutes

What can I control?

You’ll have your own back office where you will be in complete control of your courses, you can see how many courses, how many students taking your classes, completion rates, tests, grades etc.  You can also see how much you’re making.  You can also pull a report of all of your courses from specified dates.

When do I get paid?

Payments are sent in the beginning of each month