updated 20 Jan 2015
Results for the 2nd SCF Trainer Accreditation Seminar as follows:
The Singapore Chess Federation (SCF) is introducing a Trainer Accreditation Scheme to enable schools, players and parents to make informed choices in choosing trainers. In addition to chess training issues, the Trainer Accreditation Seminar also aims to enhance understanding of tournament rules, Laws of Chess and matters related to competitions. The 1st SCF Trainer Accreditation Seminar held on 23 Dec 2014 was well attended by 28 coaches from various chess schools/clubs, players, parents and teachers.
The SCF strongly recommends that all schools hire SCF accredited trainers for their CCA activities. With effect from 1 January 2015, the SCF will only accept entries for official schools competitions organised by SCF (National Schools Individuals, the National Inter-School Team Championships and other similar scholastic competitions) if one of the following conditions is met:
2. ACCREDITATION TITLES
SCF Accreditation is mandatory even for those who already hold FIDE titles (FT, FI, NI, DI). Certificates will be awarded to those who pass the test at the end of each Seminar which shall be valid for 4 years (ie 2019) and subject to renewal every fours. Trainers may attend Seminar(s) within the 4 year validity period if they wish upgrade their Accreditation Titles.
The SCF Accredited titles are as follows:.
3. AGE LIMIT
Only those who have reached the age of 18 shall be eligible for SCF Accreditation.
4. LECTURERS / EXAMINERS
The inaugural Seminar shall be conducted by:-
SCF Premises, 51 Bishan Street 13, #02-01A SIGC (Bishan CC), Singapore 579799
7. SCHEDULE: Sunday, 18 January 2015
|Session 1||9.30 am to 11.00 am||Training Lecture|
|Session 2||11.15 am to 12.45 pm||Training Lecture by Zhang Zhong|
|Session 3||2.00 pm to 5.00 pm||Laws of Chess by Ignatius Leong|
|Session 4||5.30 pm to 7.30 pm||Written Examination|
8. LESSON TOPICS