6. King Level


Upon completion, students should:

•    Be able to convert positional and material advantages into wins.
•    Understand additional typical pawn formations – the Hedgehog pawn structure, the Stonewall pawn structure, the Caro-Cann formation, the Slav pawn formation, the Scheveningen formation, the Dragon formation.
•    Be able to exploit tactical weaknesses.
•    Be familiar with Counterplay.
•    Understand the different calculation methods in Chess.
•    Know how and when to make intuitive decisions.
•    Understand expert Endgames.