This free online course is designed to help give your chess game a kickstart. It is comprised of short and powerful lessons of roughly 10 minutes each.
This course is a great way to start your journey towards improving your rating and strength as a chess player.
This course is made up of 14 lessons. After every video there is a short 5-question quiz designed to help you see if you understand the lesson.
The entire course should take you no more than 4 hours to complete.
CERTIGICATE & BONUS PRIZE
If you complete the course in 1 day and get 80% you win an Elite Chess certificate and special free prize:
Free Online Chess Lesson worth R350!
Once you have completed it simply email [email protected] to redeem your certificate and prize.
If you do not get 80% for the course the first time around you can redo the course until you do get 80% and then claim your certificate and prize!
Please register as a student before you enroll for this course.
What Will You Learn?
- Chess foundations
- Basics of Chess
1. Chess Board Visualisation
Lesson 1: Chess board visualisation – How does it work?07:43
Lesson 1 Quiz
2. The Rules of Chess
Lesson 2. Understanding the Rules of Chess, the Easy Way!17:09
Lesson 2 Quiz
3. Chess Game Goals
Lesson 3: What is Your Goal in a Chess Game?11:38
Lesson 3 Quiz
4. King & Knight vs King’s Position
Lesson 4: Can you WIN with a King and Knight vs King Position?10:18
Lesson 4 Quiz
5. Chess Opening Rules
Lesson 5: Understanding Chess Opening Rules, the Easy Way!10:37
Lesson 5 Quiz
6. Calculating Powerful Chess Moves
Lesson 6: How to Calculate Powerful Chess Moves04:38
Lesson 6 Quiz
7. Understanding Your Opponent
Lesson 7: What is My Opponent Trying to Do?05:45
Lesson 7 Quiz
8. NEVER GIVE UP!
Lesson 8: How to Save Losing Chess Positions.05:18
Lesson 8 Quiz
9. The Key to Chess Success!
Lesson 9: Mental Strength is KEY for Chess Success!05:30
Lesson 9 Quiz
10. Combining Tactics
Lesson 10: A Combination of Tactics is Best04:33
Lesson 10 Quiz
11. Finding the BEST Move!
Lesson 11: Are You Sure THAT is Your BEST Move?04:01
Lesson 11 Quiz
Lesson 12: Checkmate Ends the Game – Attack Your Opponent’s King!05:24
Lesson 12 Quiz
13. Master the Endgame!
Lesson 13: To become a strong chess player you need to MASTER the endgame!09:59
Lesson 13 Quiz
14. BONUS: How to become a Chess Master!
Lesson 14: Analyse your Chess Game like a Master16:13
Lesson 14 Quiz