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.

All Quick Start classes are held at the Worthington Atlantic City Campus, Caesars Entertainment Wing.

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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.

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.

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.

CARE-107 (60 Hours)
Fee: $539 (Tuition $504, Materials $35)
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

  • Section AW22-beginning January 8, 2019 (Ends February 7, 2019)

  • Section AW23-beginning January 15 (Ends February 14)

  • Section AW24-beginning January 22 (Ends February 21)

  • Section AW25-beginning January 29 (Ends February 28)

  • Section AW26-beginning February 5 (Ends March 7)

  • Section AW27-beginning February12 (Ends March 14)

  • Section AW28-beginning February 19 (Ends March 21)

  • Section AW29-beginning February 26 (Ends March 28)

  • Section AW30-beginning March 5 (Ends April 4)

  • Section AW31-beginning March. 12 (Ends April 11)

  • Section AW32-beginning March 19 (Ends April 18)

  • Section AW33-beginning March 26 (Ends April 25)

  • Section AW34-beginning April 2 (Ends May 2)

  • Section AW35-beginning April 9 (Ends May 9)

  • Section AW36-beginning April 16 (Ends May 16)

  • Section AW37-beginning April 23 (Ends May 23)

  • Section AW38-beginning April 30 (Ends May 30)

  • Section AW39-beginning May 7 (Ends June 6)

  • Section AW40-beginning May 14 (Ends June 13)

  • Section AW41-beginning May 21 (Ends June 20)

  • Section AW42-beginngin May 28 (Ends June 27)

  • Section AW43-beginning June 4 (Ends July 3)

Craps and Carnival Games (two games, one price)

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

  • Section AW05-beginning January 8, 2019 (Ends March 14, 2019)
  • Section AW06-beginning April 23 (Ends June 27)

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)
Fee: $539 (Tuition $504, Materials $35)
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
6-10 p.m.

  • Section AW22-beginning January 8, 2019 (Ends February 7, 2019)
  • Section AW23-beginning January 15 (Ends February 14)
  • Section AW24-beginning January 22 (Ends February 21)
  • Section AW25-beginning January 29 (Ends February 28)
  • Section AW26-beginning February 5 (Ends March 7)
  • Section AW27-beginning February 12 (Ends March 14)
  • Section AW28-beginning February 19 (Ends March 21)
  • Section AW29-beginning February 26 (Ends March 28)
  • Section AW30-beginning March 5 (Ends April 4)
  • Section AW31-beginning March 12 (Ends April 11)
  • Section AW32-beginning March 19 (Ends April 18)
  • Section AW33-beginning March 26 (Ends April 25)
  • Section AW34-beginning April 2 (Ends May 2)
  • Section AW35-beginning April 9 (Ends May 9)
  • Section AW36-beginning April 16 (Ends May 16)
  • Section AW37-beginning April 23 (Ends May 23)
  • Section AW38-beginngin April 30 (Ends May 30)
  • Section AW39-beginning May 7 (Ends June 6)
  • Section AW40-beginning May 14 (Ends June 13)
  • Section AW41-beginning May 21 (Ends June 20)
  • Section AW42-beginning May 28 (Ends June 27)
  • Section AW45-beginning June 4 (Ends July 3)