Company executives will discuss requirements for becoming a table game dealer; enroll students in free dealer school
MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Sept. 26, 2017) – Resorts World Catskills will host an information session on Monday, Oct. 2, in Newburgh to provide details about the casino dealer school it is operating in Orange County and the manner in which interested individuals may register for classes.
The dealer school trains people in skills that will enable them to apply for table games dealer positions at Resorts World Catskills. The school is located in New Windsor. All table game classes will be free of charge.
Anyone interested in becoming a table game dealer should attend the information session. Prior casino experience is not required. Resorts World Catskills expects to hire approximately 600 dealers prior to opening its doors to the public in March 2018.
The information session, which is free and open to the public, will be held at the following location and time:
When: 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 2
Where: Kaplan Hall, SUNY Orange, One Washington Center, Newburgh, N.Y. 12550
People who register for the dealer school will be provided with 20 hours of training per week for a minimum of six weeks for core games such as blackjack, poker, baccarat and roulette. Additional training will be required for more complex games.
Once training is successfully completed, students can apply, and will have the opportunity to interview and audition for table game dealer positions.
At the information sessions, Resorts World Catskills executives will be available to answer questions and provide detailed information about requirements and the process of becoming a dealer. Enrollment forms will be available on site for interested individuals to complete in order to be accepted and scheduled for dealer school training.
About Resorts World Catskills
Beautifully situated in the pristine Catskills, Resorts World Casino is part of a $1.2 billion four-season destination resort being developed in the Town of Thompson in Sullivan County, approximately 90 miles from New York City. The Resorts World Catskills-branded resort casino will include an 18-story casino, hotel and entertainment complex with over 130 table games, 2,150 state of the art slot machines, a poker room and private gaming salons. Guest amenities will include 332 all-suite luxury rooms, which include 12 penthouse suites, 8 garden suites and 7 two-story villas, two indoor pools, a spa and fitness center – all designed to meet 5-star and 5-diamond standards. Guests will be able to choose from over 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences, including fine dining, and an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant. Guest can also enjoy year-round live entertainment at the over 2,000-seat event center, casino bar, restaurants and lounges.
Expected to open in March 2018, the destination resort in which Resorts World Catskills is located, will also include an entertainment village providing additional entertainment, food and accommodations, and a Rees Jones-redesigned golf course. In addition, the destination resort will include an indoor waterpark lodge.
Please visit https://rwcatskills.com/ for more information.
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