Description

Ever wanted to learn chess?  Join the 650 million people around the world, who already know how to play!  This workshop is perfectly suited for beginners with an interest in learning the basic rules, and developing a feel for the high skill, mental exercise and strategical thinking involved in making life-or-death decisions over the chess board.

Topics covered will include:

  • Basic rules including movements of the chess pieces
  • World’s fastest checkmates
  • Introduction to simple problem solving

About Julius Anuari

Julius is 33 years old and was born in Kampala, Uganda.  Playing chess has been a great passion for most of his life and he is extremely enthusiastic about his work.  Julius has been involved with the Ugandan Chess Federation as a Tournament Organiser.  He is also a qualified FIDE Instructor since 2005 and he earned this title from the World Chess Federation (FIDE).

Julius started work with the Sydney Academy of Chess in February, 2013 as a full-time chess trainer.  He teaches chess in order to share his skills and knowledge with others, so that they can also appreciate the vast complexity, beauty and magic of the game.

Julius has completed a Diploma in Science Technology (Physics) and loves photography and making videos in his spare time.

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Class Schedule

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

What you will learn
  • Basic rules including movements of the chess pieces
  • World’s fastest checkmates
  • Introduction to simple problem solving
What you will get
  • A new-found love for the game of chess
  • Worksheets with an overview of the rules, and chess puzzles

What to bring
  • Just yourself, and an open mind!
What to wear

Casual


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Work-Shop

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Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.

From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

  •  Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
  • Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.


2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)

3.) REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

4.) CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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