Intermediate Tactics - part 1

Level 7


Level

Intermediate, Advanced


Recommended Rating

800 -1600


Number of lessons: 6


Topic Purpose

You have learned all of the basic skills and are ready for intermediate-level topics.  Basic Tactics taught all of the tactics to find in a position. Intermediate tactics teach how to create combinations that lead up to a winning tactic. Combinations are a series of moves that culminate in a winning tactic. Each lesson also includes an endgame study to enable members to outplay opponents and  to win at endgames. 


Learning objectives

  • How to find combinations with knights
  • How to open lines to enable combinations
  • How to combine line interceptions with combinations
  • How to find combinations with discovered check
  • How to find combinations to chase and checkmate the King
  • How to find combinations with double threats
  • How to find combinations with overworked pieces
  • How to find combinations with supporting pawns
  • Live practice
  • Get a Fort Bend Chess Club Rating