2. Knight Level

Time:  1.5 hours (Occurring once or twice per week); Cost: $20 per class; Total classes: 60-70

An explanation of the three phases of Chess game – the opening, the middlegame and the endgame.  Upon completion, students should:

o   Understand the fundamental rules of the opening – developing pieces, fighting for the centre, establishing a harmonious pawn structure, and keeping the King safe.

o   Have an introductory understanding of new openings, gambits and opening traps.

o   Understand essential middlegame concepts – Attacking, Combinations, and the use of files and diagonals in attack.

o   Have familiarity with a wide variety of tactical motifs – Interception, Mill, Decoy, Distraction, Line and square clearance, Piece overload, Boden checkmate, Destroying the piece, etc.

o   Understand basic endgame play – Basic pawn endgame ideas (Opposition, Shoulder charging, Rule of the square), Elementary rook endings, and Checkmates with bishop and knight and with two bishops, Zugzwang, Fortresses, “Mad” pieces.

Groups Schedule Age Group Description
Knight #2

Monday

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Grade 4 - 8

Knight Level (2-Hour)

Fall Program (Sep - Dec), 1 classes, Fees $ 30.00 

Sep 10, Sep 17, Sep 24, Oct 1, Oct 8, Oct 15, Oct 22, Oct 29, Nov 5, Nov 12, Nov 19, Nov 26, Dec 3, Dec 10, Dec 17

Please register for Fall term here

Average group rating: CMA 746 (Top 5 players)  

 

Knight #3

Wednesday

5:30pm - 7:30pm

6:00pm - 8:00pm effective Jan 2019

All ages

Knight Level (2-Hour)

Fall Program (Sep - Dec), 1 classes, Fees $ 30.00 

Sep 5, Sep 12, Sep 19, Sep 26, Oct 3, Oct 10, Oct 17, Oct 24, Oct 31, Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 21, Nov 28, Dec 5, Dec 12, Dec 19

Please register for Fall term here

Average group rating: CMA 745 (Top 5 players) 

 

 

P/L Knight

Private or Semi Private

Pick your day & time

All ages

Knight Level (Accelerated), $50 per hour

This course is designed exclusively for Adults only who wish to improve their games using an intensive and accelerated format

Please contact us if you are interested to sign up 

Pre-Bishop #1

Tuesday

5:30pm - 7:30pm

All ages

Pre-Bishop (2-Hour)

Fall Program (Sep - Dec), 0 classes, Fees $ 0.00 

Sep 4, Sep 11, Sep 18, Sep 25

Please register for Fall term here 

 

Average group rating: CMA 0 (Top 5 players) 

 

 

Pre-Bishop #2

Friday

4:30pm - 6:30pm

All ages

Pre-Bishop Level (2-hour)

Fall Program (Sep - Dec), 2 classes, Fees $ 60.00 

Sep 7, Sep 14, Sep 21, Sep 28, Oct 5, Oct 12, Oct 19, Oct 26, Nov 2, Nov 9, Nov 16, Nov 23, Nov 30, Dec 7, Dec 14, Dec 21

Please register for Fall term here

Average group rating: CMA 997 (Top 5 players) 

 

Currently we have 2 seat(s) left!  

 

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