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Amusement and Recreation Attendants

Perform variety of attending duties at amusement or recreation facility. May schedule use of recreation facilities, maintain and provide equipment to participants of sporting events or recreational pursuits, or operate amusement concessions and rides.
Basic Arrhythmia Recognition Course
Certificate of Competency
Golf And Sports Turf Management
AS Degree
Golf And Sports Turf Management
Certificate of Achievement
Golf Course And Sports Turf Management
AS Degree
Golf Course And Sports Turf Management
Certificate of Achievement

Animal Trainers

Train animals for riding, harness, security, performance, or obedience, or assisting persons with disabilities. Accustom animals to human voice and contact; and condition animals to respond to commands. Train animals according to prescribed standards for show or competition. May train animals to carry pack loads or work as part of pack team.
Animal Science: Equine Science
AS Degree
Equine Management
Certificate of Achievement
Equine Science
Certificate of Achievement
Equine Science
AS Degree
Equine Science And Management
AS Degree

Athletes and Sports Competitors

Compete in athletic events.
Adult Fitness/Health Management
Certificate of Achievement
Exercise, Sport And Wellness: Coaching
Certificate of Achievement
Exercise, Sport And Wellness: Coaching
AS Degree
Fitness, Nutrition And Health
AS Degree
General Studies Physical Education
AA Degree

Curators

Administer collections, such as artwork, collectibles, historic items, or scientific specimens of museums or other institutions. May conduct instructional, research, or public service activities of institution.
American History
AA Degree
Anthropology
AA-T Degree
Anthropology
AA Degree
Anthropology
AS Degree
Anthropology for Transfer
AA-T Degree

Gaming Cage Workers

In a gaming establishment, conduct financial transactions for patrons. May reconcile daily summaries of transactions to balance books. May accept patron's credit application and verify credit references to provide check-cashing authorization or to establish house credit accounts. May sell gambling chips, tokens, or tickets to patrons, or to other workers for resale to patrons. May convert gaming chips, tokens, or tickets to currency upon patron's request. May use a cash register or computer to record transaction.
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement

Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

Exchange coins, tokens, and chips for patrons' money. May issue payoffs and obtain customer's signature on receipt. May operate a booth in the slot machine area and furnish change persons with money bank at the start of the shift, or count and audit money in drawers.
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement

Gaming Dealers

Operate table games. Stand or sit behind table and operate games of chance by dispensing the appropriate number of cards or blocks to players, or operating other gaming equipment. Distribute winnings or collect players' money or chips. May compare the house's hand against players' hands.
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement

Gaming Managers

Plan, direct, or coordinate gaming operations in a casino. May formulate house rules.
Administrative Management
Certificate of Achievement
Administrative Manager
Certificate of Achievement
Beginning VESL for the Hospitality Industry
Certificate or Training
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement
Hospitality
Certificate of Achievement

Gaming Supervisors

Supervise and coordinate activities of workers in assigned gaming areas. Circulate among tables and observe operations. Ensure that stations and games are covered for each shift. May explain and interpret operating rules of house to patrons. May plan and organize activities and services for guests in hotels/casinos. May address service complaints.
Administrative Management
Certificate of Achievement
Administrative Manager
Certificate of Achievement
Beginning VESL for the Hospitality Industry
Certificate or Training
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement
Hospitality
Certificate of Achievement

Gaming and Sports Book Writers and Runners

Post information enabling patrons to wager on various races and sporting events. Assist in the operation of games such as keno and bingo. May operate random number generating equipment and announce the numbers for patrons. Receive, verify, and record patrons' wagers. Scan and process winning tickets presented by patrons and payout winnings for those wagers.
Casino Management
Certificate of Achievement
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