After three organized ECU Online School Chess Teacher Courses and 211 new graduates in April 2020, European Chess Union organizes 7 Online courses in five languages: German, English, Dutch, French and Spanish in period from 20th May-28th June.

“ECU101 TRAINING COURSE: The SMART Method to Teach Chess” will cover the basic didactic principles and is suitable for teachers and chess tutors. By completing the course, participants who pass the online test will receive a ECU School Chess Teacher Certificate.

  • 20th-22nd May in German
    -With Boris Bruhn
    -For German Chess Federation
    Link for registrations
  • 23rd-24th May in English
    -With Jesper Hall
    -Open only to members of National chess federations affiliated to European Chess Union
    -Concessionary places (30 seats) and title fee for Female participants and entrants from Small Nations and Islands*
    Registration link
    -Supported by FIDE
  • Now until 30th May in Spanish
    -With Pep Suarez
    -Special course price during covid19 period
    -For first five women participants free
    -Registration link
  • 8/10/15/22/24 June in Dutch
    -With Philippe Vukojevic
    Registration link
  • 5th-7th June in French
    -With Philippe Vukojevic
    -Registration link
  • 17th-18th June in English
    -With Jesper Hall
    Registration link
    -Supported by FIDE
  • 26th-28th June in German
    -With Boris Bruhn
    Registration link

Details can be found in the official invitation for the events bellow:

ECU101 Online courses May/June- Invitation

Concessionary places:

  • the first 15 women applying individually will obtain free tickets
  • the first two applicants from each of the following small nations and islands will receive free tickets:
  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. North Macedonia
  16. San Marino
  17. Scotland
  18. Wales