I have tutored for 3 years at my college and been a Supplemental instruction Leader for classes up to vector calculus. I am a very patient person and will go at the speed of my tutee.
Amazing tutor, helped me pass my class
We would go over questions they have and depending on their understanding of the material we would go from there.
I have had a tutoring training course as well as a Supplemental instruction Leader training that help me understand the different learning styles of students.
College students ages 17 and up
Ask them if they have experience tutoring the subject you are in and if you have any special requests let them know
They should try to identify what they need help with first. It may be difficult but ask yourself "do I know what to do next?" Or "do I understand why I did this step?"