Beginner 2, 3, 4…..Jeff Badler’s Beginner Plus review series.

For more information, or to make a reservation for any of the classes listed below please contact Jeff Badler at jeff@badler.com

Beginner 2 Courses

If you are reading about our Beginner 2 program then our Beginner 1, “Taste of Bridge” course did its job. Welcome to our world!! Beginner 1 dealt with no-trump hands. The Beginner 2 series provides the bidding and play you’ll need to play in a trump contract and then some. The Beginner 2 series meets once a week for 6 weeks. The cost is $210. 

Upcoming Beginner 2 Courses:
Mondays at 6:30 pm starting February 15th.
Tuesdays at 9:00 am starting February 16th.

Beginner 3 Courses

This course continues developing your play and defensive skills. The bidding portion of the course is devoted to an extensive discussion of competitive auctions using Takeout Doubles and Overcalls.
Lots of interactive example hands. The Beginner 3 series meets once a week for 6 weeks.
The cost is $210. 
 
Upcoming Beginner 3 Courses:
Thursdays at 6:15pm starting February 25th
Fridays at  3:30 pm starting February 19th
 
Beginner 4 Courses
We introduce you to Stayman and Jacoby Transfers, two of the most popular bidding conventions and finishes with starting you on your way to building a powerful modern bidding system. You’ll work on constructive bidding sequences, with emphasis on 1NT responses and rebids, and what it takes to go to the 2- level in a new suit. You’ll also study card play, defensive strategy including continuing to explore partnership defensive carding (signaling)  with the choice of cards in your arsenal.  With our new teaching platform at least four or more practice hands will be played and thoroughly analyzed each week, and you will be the declarer on every one of those hands!
 

Upcoming Beginner 4 Courses:\
Fridays at 9:45 am starting February 19th.


During and just after Beginner 3 and Beginner 4 classes try:

Our Beginner Plus Course

Play of the Hand and Bidding class for Beginners. With Jeff Badler

These interactive online classes focus on play, improving your skills as declarer, and bidding, ensuring meaningful dialogue between you and your partner. The key to becoming a good player is to perfect fundamentals. This class will help build that  solid foundation. It is also ideal supervised practice for those who have taken or are enrolled in the Beginner series, or if you just haven’t played in a while. 
Jeff Badler presents challenging hands and you will be the declarer on every hand

Tuesdays 11:30am or Thursdays 4:30 pm  
For reservations and questions, please contact Jeff Badler at jeffbadlerbridge@gmail.com  Include your phone number please.  $40 per session.


After our Beginner Plus course try:

The Whole Megillah

With Jeff Badler
The whole megillah comes from a Yiddish expression which means the entirety of something, involving a long, complicated story. You’ll be bidding and playing lots of hands every sesion. Everyone will be the declarer for every hand. Each hand will be explained. The course includes lessons on inverted minors, preemptive bidding, and some basic slam auctions incuding Key-Card Blackwood. You will also be introduced to competitive duplicate bridge with fun team games. You just might find your future bridge partner for our  Newplicate introductory competitive bridge games.

$40 per session 1 hr 45 minutes Mondays 9:00 am or  Tuesdays 6:45 pm….Email jeffbadlerbridge@gmail.com to make a reservation or if you have any questions. Please leave a call-back number.