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Chess Coach

Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered game board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. Chess is played by millions of people worldwide, both amateurs and professionals.

Career Options

  • The chess players can participates in state and national level tournaments for which a chess player should get registered by their national boards
  • especially if they are affiliated with the Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) or World Chess Foundation – which is responsible for ranking players from all over the world
  • among many other things.

Educational Qualifications

  • Education Qualification Minimum qualification 10+2

Personal Skills

  • •Passion for the game of chess •Ability to make quick decisions •Visualization •Calculation •Planning •Adaptation •Pattern Recognition •Eye for Error

Courses to be pursued

  • •Foundation Course in chess (6 months) •One year’s certificate course in chess •Diploma in chess Intermediate Course •Advanced course (Diplomas)

Top Colleges

  • Bangalore Chess Academy Arakere Bannerghatta Rd, Arekere MICO Layout 2nd stage, Lakshmi Layout, Araka Mico Layout, Arekere, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076 Ph- 098802 97796
  • Genius chess Academy Genius Chess Academy provides high quality instruction and professionally run competitions for young chess players of all skill levels. Address M-57 LGF, C R Park New Delhi, Delhi - 110019 Ph-011-26275374, 9811475368
  • Chess Gurukul Old No. 5, New No. 15, A-2, First Floor (Near BJP office), Vaidhyaraman Street, T. Nagar, Chennai- 600017 Ph- +91-9444409043

Working Conditions

•Limited Progressive opportunities •Expensive tournament fees •High traveling costs •Dependency on second source of income Beside the difficulties this ob comes at its own perks such as there is nothing quite like having a job that is also your hobby, except maybe a career as a chess player. The biggest perk in most cases is that the professional is actually doing something he or she loves while working.

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