Within the ECU Online activities, European Chess Union organises the ECU/FIDE Online Arbiters Seminar from 3th-7th May 2020.

The seminar will follow all the standards required by FIDE and will also provide information for ECU arbiters from the members of ECU Arbiter’s Council.

Basic information:

Organizer: European Chess Union
Dates: 3. – 7. 5. 2020
Venue: Online-Zoom Platform

Language: English
Registration fee: 50 €
Lecturer: IA Jirina Prokopova 337994 (CZE)
Assistants: IA Geert Bailleul 225185 (BEL), IA Marco Biagioli 841285 (ITA)
ECU Topics:  IA Marco Biagioli 841285 (ITA) , IA Geert Bailleul 225185 (BEL)
Observer: IA,IO Tomasz DELEGA 

Schedule and topics with basic information for participants are available here.

It is recommended to study all the topics listed above before the seminar. The majority of information can be found under given links or in FIDE Arbiter’s Manual.

The test will consist of multiple choice questions as well as open-ended questions and will be focused mainly on the Laws of Chess, but all listed topics (Monday to Thursday) may appear there as well.

In case of any questions concerning the schedule, topics or the test, you can send an e-mail to

Registrations are available on ECU Arbiters’ Council Website, on the folowing link.