Refreshing Courses for Arbiters on Internet in English language

FIDE and FIDE Arbiters’ Commission are going to organize on Internet a Refreshing Course for Arbiters in English language.

The following subjects will be discussed:
(a) The changes of the Laws of Chess that have been in effect since 1 July 2014.
(b) The changes of FIDE Titles, Ratings Regulations and Swiss System regulations that have been in effect since 1 July 2014.
(c) The Anti cheating regulations that have been approved in 2014 Sochi FIDE Presidential Board and are in effect.

The course will be held in the period 3-5 February 2015, 18.00 – 21.00 hours Athens, Greece time (GMT + 2), every day.

The lecturer will be IA Takis Nikolopoulos (GRE), FIDE Arbiters’ Commission Chairman and FIDE Lecturer and Technical Organizer will be IA Michail Prevenios (GRE).

The participation will be free for all International and FIDE Arbiters.

For more information and participation, please contact:
IA Takis Nikolopoulos, e-mail:
IA Michail Prevenios, e-mail:

Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission