Private Lessons

One on one instruction with a staff member. For players of all ages and all levels (beginner to master), that prefer a more focused setting. A brief assessment will clarify the strengths and weaknesses and allow a more personal and custom approach.

Using time-honored techniques that have been incorporated into our curriculum, the NTCA aims to develop students with steady and consistent training. We use the latest chess software in addition to a partnership with to track the progress and assign homework.

The NTCA Private Lessons offer a modern approach, without neglecting the rich history of the game. Classes will discuss basic principles, strategies, solve puzzles, review master games, and focus on the nuances of chess. Opening, Middlegame, and endgames will be reviewed in detail. This option will consist of less playing and more training.