Training for table games

So are you thinking about snagging one of those prime jobs when table games arrives at Harrah’s down in Chester?

Here’s the kind of training you’re going to need. The rules were laid out yesterday by the state Gaming Control Board.

Want to deal blackjack and other banked card games? You’ll need 120 hours of instruction over a six-week period.

Is craps your game? Brace yourself for 160 hours over a six-week period.

Poker? Eighty hours over four weeks. Roulette? Same deal.

Harrah’s has indicated it will hire up to 300 employees as it ramps up to offer table games this summer.

That’s a lot of training