The FIDE Trainers’ Commission held its Annual Summit for 2015 in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. In previous years the Summit was held in Washington DC (United States of America – 2013) and in Barcelona (Spain – 2014).
In the morning of Thursday, 29.01.2015, in the Sharjah Cultural & Chess Club, the Meeting of the Commission took place.
For four hours (10.00-14.00) the well-known trainers Adrian Mikhalchishin (Chairman – Slovenia), Efstratios Grivas (Secretary – Greece), Uwe Boensch (Councillor – Germany), Jovan Petronic (Councillor – Serbia), Arshak Petrosian (Councillor – Armenia) & Sami Khader (Member – Jordan), examined various training subjects, applications and programs, in international level.
Afterwards, an international seminar started, which was focused in educating and certifying Trainers and Chess-Teachers on an international basis. This FIDE Trainers’ Seminar for FIDE Trainer Titles Diploma is approved by FIDE and the FIDE Trainers’ Commission (TRG).
The seminar is co-organised by the FIDE, the Asian Chess Federation (ACF), the FIDE Trainers’ Commission (TRG), the UAE General Authority of Youth & Sports Welfare – Leader Qualification Center (GAOYSW-LQC), the United Arab Emirates Chess Federation (UAECF) and the Sharjah Cultural & Chess Club (SCCC).