Upcoming Online Training Courses

ECU101 – The SMART® Method to Teach Chess

The Course is Certificated by the European Chess Union

The ECU 101 Teacher Training Course presents the basic didactic principles of teaching chess. Suitable for teachers and chess tutors who want to learn a unique approach. Certificate awarded on completion of the course and passing an online test.

15-17 AprilRegistration 

In ITALIAN – with Alessandro Dominici, Jesper Hall, Sebastiano Paulesu, PierLuigi Piscopo and Lexi Ortega.
By invitation from Alfiere Bianco srl. Recognised by the Italian Chess Federation.  Special course price during Covid period.

16-18 AprilRegistration

In GERMAN – with Boris Bruhn
For Hamburg Chess Federation

21-22 AprilRegistration

ENGLISH – with Jesper Hall             
Free entry and title fee (30 seats) for Female participants and Entrants from Small Nations and Islands*

24-26 April – To register, email: Hans-Jürgen Koller

In GERMAN – with Boris Bruhn
For Austrian Chess Federation (link)

23-24 MayRegistration

In ENGLISH – with Jesper Hall  
Free entry and title fee (30 seats) for Female participants and Entrants from Small Nations and Islands*

Now until 30 MayRegistration

In SPANISH – with Pep Suárez
Online course. First 5 women free.
Special course price during Covid period.

* Up to two free places for entries from each of the following federations

  1. Albania
  2. Andorra 
  3. Bosnia
  4. Cyprus 
  5. Faroe Islands 
  6. Guernsey 
  7. Ireland
  8. Jersey 
  9. Kosovo
  10. Liechtenstein 
  11. Luxembourg 
  12. Malta 
  13. Moldova
  14. Monaco 
  15. N. Macedonia
  16. San Marino
  17. Scotland
  18. Wales