ARB Calendar

Jul
22
Mon
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Montreal (CAN) @ Fédération Québécoise des échecs
Jul 22 – Aug 4 all-day
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Montreal (CAN) @ Fédération Québécoise des échecs | Montréal | Québec | Canada

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organised in mixed format from 29/07/2024 to 11/08/2024 in Montreal, Canada, by the Francophone Chess Association / Quebec Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE.

The venue of the Seminar will be the Fédération Québécoise des échecs, 7665 boulevard Lacordaire – H1S 2A7 Montréal.

The Lecturer will be IA Freyd, Laurent (FRA), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer will be IA Denommee, Pierre (CAN).

The language of the Seminar will be French.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Schedule:

  • 5 sessions of 3 hours courses online (22, 24, 26, 29 July and 7 August)
  • followed by 4 sessions of 4 hours face-to-face (9-10-11 August)

Subjects (time in hours):

  • Laws of chess (7)
  • Swiss System (7)
  • Titles (2)
  • Rating (2)
  • Tie Break (2)
  • Fair Play (1,5)
  • Competition (1,5)
  • Clocks (1)
  • English (1)
  • Arbiters (1)
  • Exam (4)
160th Internet Based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar (Asian Chess Federation) @ online
Jul 22 @ 9:30 pm – Jul 26 @ 10:30 pm
160th Internet Based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar (Asian Chess Federation) @ online

The 160th Internet-based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 22/07/2024 to 26/07/2024 by the Iran Chess Federation, and Asian Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer will be IA/IO Pahlevanzadeh, Mehrdad (IRI), FIDE Lecturer, and the Local Assistant Lecturer will be IA Hashemi, Amir Erfan (IRI).

The language of the Seminar will be English with translation into Persian.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Schedule:
22 July 2024 (Monday)
09:00 – 13:00 Laws of Chess
14:00 – 18:00 Laws of Chess (including Rapid, Blitz & Cases)
23 July 2024 (Tuesday)
09:00 -11:00 Competition Rules and standards of chess equipment
11:15 – 13:00 System of Games, tie breaks
14:00 – 18:00 Regulations for the rating and the OTB titles
24 July 2024 (Wednesday)
9:00-11:00 Swiss system and pairing rules
11:15 – 13:00 Swiss system and pairing rules (case study)
14:00 – 18:00 Regulations for the titles of the Arbiters
25 July 2024 (Thursday)
9:00-11:00 Anti‐cheating guidelines for Arbiters
11:15 – 13:00 Use of the electronic clocks
14:00 – 18:00 Answer Questions and review the subjects.
26 July 2024: (Friday)
Examination test (4 hours)
Jul
23
Tue
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Hull (ENG) @ Hull, Holiday Inn Express Hull City Centre
Jul 23 – Jul 25 all-day
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Hull (ENG) @ Hull, Holiday Inn Express Hull City Centre | Kingston upon Hull | England | United Kingdom

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organised from 23/07/2024 to 25/07/2024 in Hull, by the English Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer will be IA/IO McFarlane, Alex H(SCO), FIDE Lecturer, and Assistant Lecturer will be IA/IO Holowczak, Alex R (ENG), FIDE Lecturer Training Programe.

The language of the Seminar will be English.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Schedule:

23 July:
1000 – 1300: Laws of Chess Part 1
1400 – 1700: Tournament Systems (30 mins), Pairing Systems (90 mins), Tie-Breaks (1 hour)

24 July:
1000 – 1300: Laws of Chess Part 2 (150 mins), Clocks (30 mins)
1400 – 1700: Rating Regulations (1 hour), Title Regulations (1 hour), Anti-Cheating Regulations (30 mins), Competition Rules (30 mins)

25 July:
1000 – 1300: Revision & Practice Questions
1400 – 1800: Exam

Aug
1
Thu
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Ostfildern 2024 (GER) @ Sportschule Ruit
Aug 1 – Aug 4 all-day
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Ostfildern 2024 (GER) @ Sportschule Ruit | Ostfildern | Baden-Württemberg | Germany

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organised from 01/08/2024 to 04/08/2024 in D-73760 Ostfildern, by the German Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer will be IA Deventer, Klaus (GER), FIDE Lecturer, Assistant Lecturer will be IA/IO Alt, Ralph (GER), FIDE Lecturer, and Local Assistant Lecturer will be IA Weber, Michael (GER).

The language of the Seminar will be German.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Registration on the webpage:

https://www.schachbund.de/schiedsrichter-lehrgaenge.html

Schedule:

01.08.2024: 16.00-18.00 and 19.00-20.00 Rating Regulations, System of Games

02.08.2024: 08.00-11.30 and 13.00-18.00: Competition Rules, Swiss Pairing System, Tie Break Rules, Titles of players

03.08.2024: 08.00-11.30 and 12.30-14.00: Titles of arbiters, Disciplinary Regulations, Anti Cheating Guidelines, Laws of Chess

03.08.2024: 14.00-18.00: Examination

04.08.2024: 09.00-12.00: Electronic Clocks, Results of the Examination, Debriefing

Aug
30
Fri
163rd Internet Based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar (Confederation of Chess for Americas) @ online
Aug 30 – Sep 30 all-day
163rd Internet Based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar (Confederation of Chess for Americas) @ online

The 163rd Internet-based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 30/08/2024 to 01/09/2024 by the Confederation of Chess for Americas (CCA), under the auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer will be IA Marghetis, Aris (CAN), FIDE Lecturer, and the Assistant Lecturer will be IA Munoz Solis, Carolina (CRC) and the Local Assistant Lecturer will be IA Miller, Donald (JAM).

The language of the Seminar will be English.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Schedule:

Friday / August 30, 2024
Laws of Chess (18:00 – 21:00 Panama time)

Saturday / August 31, 2024 (9:00 – 19:00 Panama time)
Use of electronic clocks (9:00 – 10:00)
System of games and tie breaks (10:00 – 13:00)
Swiss system and pairings rules (15:00 – 18:00)
Fair Play guidelines for Arbiters (18:00 – 20:00)
Chess Terms (20:00 – 21:00)

Sunday / September 1, 2024 (9:00 am – 19:00 Panama time)
Regulation for the titles of Arbiters (9:00 – 10:00 am)
Players’ titles regulations (10:00 – 11:30)
Ratings regulations (11:30 – 13:30)

Examen (15:00 – 19:00) September 1, 2024
Sep
7
Sat
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Warsaw 2024 (POL) @ Polish Chess Federation
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Warsaw 2024 (POL) @ Polish Chess Federation | Warszawa | Województwo mazowieckie | Poland

A FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organised from 07/09/2024 to 08/09/2024 in Warsaw, by the Polish Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer will be IA/IO Sorokina, Anastasia (AUS), FIDE Lecturer, and Local Assistant Lecturer will be IA/IO Sokolski, Aleksander (POL).

The language of the Seminar will be English.

The Seminar will give norms and titles of FIDE Arbiter, according to the Regulations for the titles of Arbiters.

Schedule:

Saturday, 13.07.2024   
9.00-11.00        Anti-CheatingRegulations
11.00-14.00      Types of Tournaments, FIDE Swiss Rules, Tie-Break,
15.00-18.00      Laws of Chess
18.00-20.00      Laws of Chess, Rapid, Blitz, Appendices

Sunday, 14.07.2024     
9.00-11.30        FIDE Title Regulations, FIDE Rating Regulations, FIDE Regulations for Arbiters
11.30-13.00      General Regulations for Competitions
14.00-18.00      Examination Test