Introduction to Chess Class at NCC

If you have always had an interest in learning the game of Chess, this class is for you. Participants will learn the setup for chess, piece identification, rules, the moves each piece can make, and some very basic strategy for opening moves and how to finish a game. This class will be offered on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 from 6:00-9:00 pm at Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon, Building H, Room 513, Section #70299. Fee: $29. Social distancing precautions and guidelines will be implemented.

Fred Landis, the instructor, has been playing chess for over 30 years and taught dozens of people to play and excel at the game. With passion for playing the game, he is able to teach the basics at a level in which everybody can easily comprehend and then use those skills to elevate their game.

To register, call Northwest Iowa Community College at 712-324-5061 or 800-352-4907 and ask for Continuing Education or register online at