International Chess Federation
Monday, 17 Jan 2022 14:36
TRG announces Trainer Professional Education & Development Workshops

The FIDE Trainers Commission (TRG) is pleased to announce the first of a series of Trainer Professional Education & Development Workshops to be organised quarterly with credits to be awarded towards title awards in seminars.

Each 6-hour workshop will be held on a designated Saturday, usually from 10 a.m to 12 p.m, then from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and finally from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

In our better teaching series, FIDE Senior Trainer and Grandmaster Artur Jussupow will present "How to Teaches Pawn Endings" on March 26, followed by "How to Teach Calculation" on May 14, then "How to Teach Rook Endings on October 24 and finally "How to Teach Positional Play" on December 10.

The fee for each workshop is 80 Euros for the public, 50 Euros for licensed trainers. Recognising that 2022 is FIDE's The Year of the Woman in Chess, there will be no fee charged for female participants nominated or endorsed by the FIDE Commission for Women's Chess.

A series of seminars on "Use of Technology in Chess" will also be organised by TRG, the first one with Chessable, on February 26, which will be free for all licensed trainers.

Full details will be available at the TRG website: