Chess For Beginners

OSH 868 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English

Course description: In this course you will learn the fundamentals of chess: how the pieces move, names, check, checkmate, and all basic rules and more, plus some opening strategy, tactics, endgames, and puzzles will be included.

Materials you will need: Tournament Chess Set Combo- price $40, includes a roll up chess board, pieces, and deluxe bag which stores the board, pieces, clock, notation book, pencils and more.  If you have never played chess before or need a guide to remember the basics, you will also need a Buddy Board- price $8. You can purchase either from the Instructor or online.


Instructor: Mr. Chris Stormont

This course is available as part of the following:

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Courses
These courses and programs are available at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership is required. Our classes take place in Lau Founders Hall, 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33146 unless otherwise noted below.

OLLI 2019-2020 Membership is required to take this course and will be added to your cart upon enrollment. If you already have purchased a membership, you will not be charged for this membership.
OLLI 2019-2020 Membership Added to cart upon enrollment.
Starts: 8/1/2019 Ends: 7/31/2020