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Casino Career Institute Offers Gaming Courses in Fall Semester

October 6, 2006

The Casino Career Institute, which has trained more than 46,000 people for careers in gaming, is offering courses this fall at Atlantic Cape Community College’s Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Center.

Classes begin monthly and run from 40 to 375 hours. For the best hiring opportunities, CCI recommends that students begin with Introduction to Casino Games, then select one primary game and one, preferably two, secondary games.

Besides the introductory course (40 hours), CCI will offer blackjack (80 hours), craps (160 hours), baccarat (80 hours), poker (80 hours), pai gow tiles (80 hours), roulette (80 hours), pai gow poker (80 hours), carnival games (40 hours), and slot technician
(375 hours).

As part of ACCC, the institute offers extensive college services to CCI students, including training on a large mock casino floor with a slot laboratory and a student lounge. Also available is free and secure parking.

For additional information, call (609)-343-4848 or visit http://www.atlantic.edu/conted.