The TTCA will be hosting a three Trainers’ Seminars during the period May 18-26, 2022 with International Master Jop Delemarre. The purpose of the seminar will be to educate and certify Trainers and Chess Teachers on the Dutch Step method to teach children how to play chess. Participants will be eligible for a certificate for participation at the end of the seminar. Participants can also be certified by the Delemerre Chess Academy and the TTCA upon successful completion of an online exam.

The whole course consists of 6 manuals, specifically for chess teachers or trainers.

The cost of per seminar is TTD $300 for local participants and USD $50 for regional participants.
Spaces will be allocated on a first-come first- served basis.

Each seminar will be held at the 3 separate locations.
Seminar 1 – Wednesday May 18 – Friday May 20 (3 days)
Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm (12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch)
3 day Seminar Breakdown
Location: Heritage Hall, St Joseph’s Convent, Port of Spain

Seminar 2 – Saturday May 21 – Sunday May 22 (2 days)
Time: Saturday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm (12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch)
Time: Sunday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2 Day Seminar Breakdown
Location: Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce

Seminar 3 – Tuesday May 24 – Thursday May 26 (3 days)
Time: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm (11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch)
3 day Seminar Breakdown
Location: Conference Room, South West Regional Indoor Sports Arena
Coronation Park, Egypt Village, Point Fortin

Payments can be made to either of the following accounts

Funds (USD) to be sent to:

Wells Fargo Bank N.A.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Swift code: PNBPUS3NNYC or ABA 026005092
For Credit to: Swift Code FCTTTTPS
First Citizens Bank Ltd.
One Woodbrook Place
Trinidad & Tobago

Beneficiary Name: Trinidad and Tobago Chess Association
Beneficiary Account No.:

Registration to be deposited at First Citizens Bank Limited:
TTCA’s TTD Account No.: 2016302
Name on account: Trinidad and Tobago Chess Association

Keelan Hunte


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