Table Games - Quick Start

THE CASINO CAREER INSTITUTE

This course is designed to provide students with easy access and instruction to become a table games dealer. Students will learn the fundamentals and skills needed to have the experience of a lifetime dealing games on the casino floor. Emphasis will be placed on game knowledge, chip value, and recognition, along with card handling. Special attention will be given to game security, accounting and pit procedures, as well as the chain of command.

How does Quick Start work? Register online for the Table Games Dealer-Quick Start course. Print your receipt and begin your class on the following Tuesday. You will inform the instructor which table game you want to learn to jump-start your casino career. Register now, and select your game.

Table Games Training

All table games students are required to wear professional-style white shirts/blouses, black slacks/skirts and black shoes. Keep in mind your selection should be professional. 

CASINO/GAMING TRAINING

Blackjack, Roulette or Baccarat (select one)

Blackjack: This combination course will prepare you for entry into any other primary or secondary game. The first two weeks concentrate on correct chip-handling techniques, identifying the value of each color chip, learning to read the total value of a bet and proper pit procedures. You will also learn the roles of each position in the casino chain of command. The second two weeks of the course will teach you the fundamentals of dealing Blackjack. Emphasis will be placed on card totaling, chip cutting and handling, card shuffling, and card placement. Special attention will be given to game and accounting procedures, accuracy, and speed.

Roulette: This course covers the fundamentals of dealing Roulette for those who already have training in another game. Emphasis will be given to accurate and quick mental multiplication, chip handling, memorization of table layout, and accuracy in clearing the table.

Baccarat: This course accommodates the experience, knowledge, and skills acquired in previous game training. Emphasis will be placed on commissions and percentages and the ability to calculate them immediately. Customer relations will be the focus.

CARE-107 (60 hours)-Worthington Atlantic City Campus, Caesars Entertainment Wing
Fee: $539 (Tuition $504, Materials $35)

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

  • Section AW01-beginning Sept. 3 (ends Oct. 3)
  • Section AW02-beginning Sept. 10 (ends Oct. 10)
  • Section AW03-beginning Sept. 17 (ends Oct. 17)
  • Section AW04-beginning Sept. 24 (ends Oct. 24)
  • Section AW05-beginning Oct. 1 (ends Oct. 31)
  • Section AW06-beginning Oct. 8 (ends Nov. 7)
  • Section AW07-beginning Oct. 15 (ends Nov. 14)
  • Section AW08-beginning Oct. 22 (ends Nov. 21)
  • Section AW09-beginning Oct. 29 (ends Nov. 28)
  • Section AW10-beginning Nov. 5 (ends Dec. 5)
  • Section AW11-beginning Nov. 12 (ends Dec. 12)
  • Section AW12-beginning Nov. 19 (ends Dec. 19)

Craps and Carnival Games

Craps: Learn the fundamentals of dealing Craps. Emphasis will be placed on the knowledge of the procedures on a variety of bets, accurate and quick mental multiplication, and chip handling. Special attention will be given to game and accounting procedures, accuracy, and speed.

Carnival Games: You will learn multiple variations of poker table games including Caribbean Stud, Let It Ride, Three Card Poker, Four Card Poker, and Texas Hold ’em. The focus will be on poker rankings, procedures to pay and take, use of automated shuffler and house procedures.

CARE-109 (120 hours)
Fee: $1,035 (Tuition $1,000, Materials $35)

  • Section AW01-Worthington Atlantic City Campus, Caesars Entertainment Wing
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, beginning September 17 (ends November 21)
    6-10 p.m.

Blackjack, Roulette, Pai Gow Poker, Pai Gow Tiles (select one)

Blackjack: This combination course will prepare you for entry into any other primary or secondary game. The first two weeks concentrate on correct chip-handling techniques, identifying the value of each color chip, learning to read the total value of a bet and proper pit procedures. You will also learn the roles of each position in the casino chain of command. The second two weeks of the course will teach you the fundamentals of dealing Blackjack. Emphasis will be placed on card totaling, chip cutting and handling, card shuffling, and card placement.

Special attention will be given to game and accounting procedures, accuracy, and speed.

Roulette: This course covers the fundamentals of dealing Roulette for those who already have training in another game. Emphasis will be given to accurate and quick mental multiplication, chip handling, memorization of table layout, and accuracy in clearing the table.

Pai Gow Poker: This course accommodates the experience, knowledge, and skills acquired in previous game training. Learn the fundamentals of dealing Pai Gow Poker. Emphasis will be placed on rules of the game, commissions, and security.

Pai Gow Tiles: Learn the fundamentals of dealing Pai Gow Tiles. Based on ancient Chinese history, the game is played with a set of 32 dominoes. The object is to get the winning hand, GEE JOON (also called the supreme pair). Emphasis will be placed on rules of the game, commissions, security and game protection.

CARE-111 (60 hours)-Worthington Atlantic City Campus, Caesars Entertainment Wing
Fee: $539 (Tuition $504, Materials $35)

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6-10 p.m. 

  • Section AW01-beginning Sept. 3 (ends Oct. 3)
  • Section AW02-beginning Sept. 10 (ends Oct. 10)
  • Section AW03-beginning Sept. 17 (ends Oct. 17)
  • Section AW04-beginning Sept. 24 (ends Oct. 24)
  • Section AW05-beginning Oct. 1 (ends Oct. 31)
  • Section AW06-beginning Oct. 8 (ends Nov. 7)
  • Section AW07-beginning Oct. 15 (ends Nov. 14)
  • Section AW08-beginning Oct. 22 (ends Nov. 21)
  • Section AW09-beginning Oct. 29 (ends Nov. 28)
  • Section AW10-beginning Nov. 5 (ends Dec. 5)
  • Section AW11-beginning Nov. 12 (ends Dec. 12)
  • Section AW12-beginning Nov. 19 (ends Dec. 19)