Teaching Material for Intermediates

Please note: these documents have been prepared as carefully as possible, but we may have missed something.  Please do not hesitate to contact the NZB Secretary, if you find anything we should amend. Good luck with your lessons. And if you have questions and have registered on this site, don't hesitate to ask at our Teaching forum.

NB: Always use the files from the website and not ones you have saved on your own PCs, as we constantly improve the hands and notes

Topic Student Notes Quiz Answers Hands Dealer Files Teachers Guide Powerpoints
 Transfers
 Lesson 1  Lesson 1  Lesson 1  Lesson 1  Lesson 1  Lessons 1 to 5   
 Checkback Stayman
 Lesson 2  Lesson 2  Lesson 2  Lesson 2  Lesson 2 Lesson 2
 Escaping 1NTX
 Lesson 3   Lesson 3  Lesson 3  Lesson 3  Lesson 3  
 Combating Interference over our 1NT  Lesson 4  Lesson 4  Lesson 4  Lesson 4  Lesson 4  
 Competing over Opener's 1NT Opening
 Lesson 5  Lesson 5  Lesson 5  Lesson 5  Lesson 5  
 Competitive Bidding - when we open  Lesson 6  Lesson 6  Lesson 6  Lesson 6  Lesson 6  Lesson 6  
 Competitive Bidding - when we overcall  Lesson 7  Lesson 7  Lesson 7  Lesson 7  Lesson 7  Lesson 7  
 Michaels Cue Bid and Unusual 2NT  Lesson 8  Lesson 8  Lesson 8  Lesson 8  Lesson 8  Lesson 8  
 High-Level Bidding  To come             
 Multi 2D – opening and defence  To come             
 Weak 2 suiter openers  To come             
 Advanced Slam Bidding   To come             

 NB: These lessons can be taught in any order you choose. If you have questions and have registered on this site, don't hesitate to ask at our Teaching forum.

Updates/Improvements:
7th March 2019 - Lesson 1 Flowchart correction 
1st May 2019 - Lesson 2 Slight correction to responses over 2C and responder's point count on page 3 
30th May 2019 - Lesson 6 Quiz added
1st Aug 2019 - Lesson 4 Student notes slightly amended

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