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Course: Mini Baccarat Dealer

Lead Instructor:  Lauren Goldberg
 Access:  All   Status:  Active   Course:  $119.99
Welcome to Casino Quest’s online course for baccarat dealers! Master Baccarat Dealer, Lauren Goldberg, takes you on a journey into the nuances of baccarat dealing, instructing you on general procedures and protocol intermixed with her own useful tips picked up over years dealing professionally at Las Vegas casinos. Beginning with the basics, Lauren covers everything an aspiring baccarat dealer would need to know in order to begin mastering their craft. Learn from one of the best dealers in the business and begin your baccarat dealing journey.

Course Lessons (6)

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Lesson 1: General Game Overview

Lauren Goldberg introduces you to the fundamentals of baccarat, coupled with some useful Casino Quest tips aimed at making your baccarat dealing experience more efficient. Mastery of the basics is essential for anyone intending to be a professional baccarat dealer.

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Lesson 2: Shuffle Components

Every dealer must master different shuffle techniques. In this lesson, Lauren covers each step of the shuffling procedure with some helpful insight into the nuances of handling cards and the varying expectations among different casinos.

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Lesson 3: Handling Monies

Handling money is the central preoccupation for dealers. Become familiar with the essentials of handling cheques and cash, from running down cheques to buy-ins, in order to ensure a fun betting experience for your players.

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Lesson 4: Standard Dealing Procedures

Every casino expects its dealers to follow a certain protocol during baccarat games. In this lesson, Lauren details general procedures to follow regarding everything from drawing cards to paying and collecting commission.

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Lesson 5: Standard Betting Procedures

Knowing how to handle players’ various bets is a must for any aspiring dealer. Baccarat has a few different side bets that dealers must know if they are to master the game and ensure an enjoyable experience for all.

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Lesson 6: Game Conduct

Casinos expect dealers to present themselves respectfully and Lauren details exactly how to do so, from instruction on how to properly enter/exit a game to following proper dead game protocol.


Course Specs

Course Goals

  1. Understand the Course Topic
  2. Refine your ability to execute the techniques presented in the Course
  3. Become familiar with the drills that can be used to develop your skills
  4. Achieve significant proficiency in the material

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Lead Instructor

Lauren Goldberg

Master Dealer

Lauren has had an amazing casino career earned through hard work, perseverance, and practice. With 28 years of casino gaming experience, Lauren has run the full circle from casino student to high limit dealer, teacher, and finally, manager. Lauren started her casino dealer journey in July of 1993 at a small dealer school located in Fort Mojave, Arizona along the Colorado River, just east of Laughlin, Nevada. There, she learned how to deal Blackjack and was soon able to start her first job at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin. After learning Pai Gow on the job and expanding her dealing skills, she successfully auditioned and started her next job at the Laughlin Flamingo Hilton.

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