Chess classes in West Vancouver

Aspire Chess Club

The game of Chess is a timeless game that will give your child a lifetime of benefits!

This class is for young learners with little or no exposure to chess.  We’ll start by sharing the history of chess, teaching the foundational basics of the game, and then build upon that foundation to introduce key strategies for winning games. Each week’s lesson will include explanation, discussion, activities, followed by, game play between the classmates and our avid chess instructor.

Learning chess will give students skills that they can take with them throughout life: strategy, tactics, creativity, perseverance and calculated risk-taking.

Topics covered:

  • The history of chess
  • Objectives of the game
  • Game set-up
  • Rules of the game
  • Pieces & movement
  • Game strategies
  • Special Moves
  • Etiquette
  • Interactive play

Class Info

Chess Club – Beginner

Location: Aspire Learning Academy Centre
Dates: Tuesdays, March 30 – June 15, 2021
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Level: Beginners, no experience necessary
Cost: $260 / 12 classes

*limited to 5 spots

Chess Club – Intermediate

Location: Aspire Learning Academy Centre
Dates: Thursdays, April 1 – June 17, 2021
Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Level: Intermediate, some experience necessary
Cost: $240 / 12 classes

*limited to 5 spots