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Online Chess School Fianchetto

We teach Chess Online

Fianchetto is International Online Chess School for Kids from 4 to 16 years old. Today you can meet our pupils in more than 30 countries all over the world. Our school successfully teach children to play chess for more than 10 years. Feel free to join our community and improve your game with Fianchetto School!

You can start to learn chess at any level. If you already know how to play chess, our coach will schedule for you an individual plan based on your age and chess level.

All lessons go through Zoom or Skype on special chess platforms. To start a class you will need a laptop or tablet with internet access. We will provide all necessary materials for your homework and classes.

Training time is individual for each child. However to achieve good results, we usually recommend to practise with a coach two times per week. You are welcome to attend our Online School's Tournaments and play with other children from all the world. We support and encourage our students in all ways we can, even online!

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Chess Training For Kids Online

We teach to think

Today chess is one of the most popular and prestigious types of additional education in the world. We have been successfully training children chess for 10 years. Our pupils take part in chess tournaments and show great results.

Chess Basics

Knowledge of chessboard, its geometry and chess pieces, study of various checkmate techniques, analysis of different ways to implement material advantage.

Strategy and Tactics

Work with elements of position estimation, chess techniques and forced moves. Understanding the role of chess pieces, their strengths and weaknesses.


The concept of sacrificing in chess. Study of combinations to get something bigger in return. Many chess puzzles to perfect vision of combinations on the board.

Analysis of games

To achieve good results in chess, it's important to see your mistakes and understand the exact reason of your defeat. Here comes the coach who will prompt in time how you could play in one position or another.

Opening repertoire

Whoever you are, a beginner or an experienced chess player you need a good opening repertoire. Proper opening-playing games is not an easy task, but we will guide you through so many openings to find your favorite!

Chess Psychology

Chess is a mind game. When you sit at the board, it is just you, your thoughts and your emotions. Having the right psychology is important for all players, especially children. We're here to help!

Advantages of online education

Time saving

You don't waste your time, money and effort on the physical class session. To start a training you just need to Turn On your laptop and call your coach. Online Education is totally worth the effort.

Comfortable atmosphere

During the training your child feels comfortable and safe in his or her home. Your child focuses on studying new things and isn't distracted by conversation with other kids.

Cheaper price

Price for our online classes is cheaper than for face-to-face lessons with a coach. Tournaments are absolutely free for all our students! It's quite important since chess training requires considerable investments from parents.

No borders

Wherever you are living, you can be part of Fianchetto School! We teach children chess worldwide, which is especially important for Russian-speaking kids who are growing up abroad. We teach Russian, English and Greek.

Chess classes for kids online by skype

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Laptop or Tablet with internet connection.
2. Zoom or Skype to connect with a coach.
3. Good mood and desire to learn new things.

You can postpone or cancel a class if your schedule changes (doctor's appointment, school event, birthday, connection issuies and other valid reasons). Just contact your coach in advance to postpone a lesson. Don't worry, your classes will not expire!

It depends on your goals and expectations. Of course it's always up to you to choose the amount of classes per week. However, we recommend to practise around 2 times a week. It's the best option when your child has time to complete his homework and doesn't get tired of training.

We organize online tournaments on different chess platfroms all year long where our students can play with each other. There are also some tournaments with livestream on Youtube, real trophies and gifts for the winners. Our goal is to give all children an opportunity to enjoy the game and feel the excitement from winning. We support and encourage them in all ways we can, even online!

Assess chess level
Clean mistakes
Chess trainings
Participation in tournaments
Work on the bugs

Fianchetto Chess School Team

Meet our coaches

Tamara Bellis is the mentor and the coach of Online Chess School Fianchetto for kids over 4 years old

Chess coach & arbiter, head of fianchetto

Tamara Bellis

Candidate Master of Chess, Author of Chess Books for Children, Multiple winner of team competitions and personal championships in rapid chess, captain of MGUP chess team

I started playing chess at the age of seven, at nine I became a Champion of Mirny district. After many years of training and competitions, I started teaching children chess.

Having over 20 years experience in playing chess, I realized that all Chess Rules are applicable in real life. When we learn to play chess, we also become competent in making right moves not only on chessboard, but also in our life story.

Join our Online School and improve your Chess skills with Fianchetto!

Tamara Bellis is the mentor and the coach of Online Chess School Fianchetto for kids over 4 years old

Chess coach for children from 6 years old

Takin Hasani

2052 Fide rated chess player, Iran Schools Championship Gold Medalist, Captain Of Mehregan Chess School Team, Under 16 Tehran Silver Medal, Under 18 Country Blitz and Rapid Bronze Medal

In Fianchetto I train players from the beginner to advanced level. My mission is to grow not just champion young chess players, but holistically well-rounded individuals equipped for lifelong excellence.

I improve the general understanding of the game of children and create personalized and advanced opening repertoires for them. I specialize in openings and will show a lot of classic beautiful games to your children.

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Fianchetto School Team

Dmitry Levin

Chess coach

Fianchetto School Team

Timur Tuganov

Chess coach

Fianchetto School Team

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We are rated Excellent by parents

More than 500 students successfully passed the Fianchetto certification in 2020

More than 700 students passed our certification in 2022

In Fianchetto we are focused on results. At the end of the school year our students receive Certificates of Successful Completion of chess programs in various levels. Our youngest pupils complete Chess Basics & Tactics, while the older ones successfully master Chess Combinations and Opening Theory.

Fianchetto Certification is the way we confirm that all our students get chess knowledge, make homework, improve game skills and pass puzzle exams to be awarded and proceed to the next stage.


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