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Gaming management, leadership courses offered at UNR

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Gain the latest industry-specific management tools and learn the best-demonstrated practices used today, with gaming management courses offered by the University of Nevada, Reno Gaming Management Program. Courses taught by industry experts and University faculty provide in-depth management and career development to executives, managers, supervisors and aspiring gaming professionals to improve the bottom line and update, enhance and acquire business essentials unique to the gaming industry.

Celebrating its 22nd year as the world’s premier provider of gaming management education, the University’s Gaming Management Program has been training gaming professionals around the globe since 1989. Developed by the University in partnership with top industry experts, the University’s gaming management courses help casino professionals lead in a dynamic and rapidly changing industry. Since its inception, the University’s Gaming Management Program has educated more than 9,000 participants from every state and country in the world with regulated gaming operations.

Among the program’s enrollees, more than 700 have earned the University’s full Certificate in Gaming Management, a rigorous 90-hour professional credential signifying commitment to excellence, substantial knowledge and mastery of skills necessary for successful management in the gaming industry.

Scheduled weeklong courses are held at the University of Nevada, Reno campus; additional courses are offered at sites throughout the United States and internationally. The University’s professional development programs in gaming management may also be customized and delivered to a company’s site anywhere in the world.

For registration and course information call Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno, (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928, or visit http://www.gaming.unr.edu . Follow us on Twitter at @UNRGaming

If you don’t see what you need in our upcoming courses and programs for 2011-2012, please call us! We can develop a program tailored to your specific property and management requirements. Select courses may also be available with Spanish interpretation.

Oct. 4-6, 2011

Visit us at G2E, Booth #2920! – The University of Nevada, Reno Gaming Management Program has been a long-time supporter and exhibitor at G2E, the Global Gaming Expo, held in Las Vegas, Nev., each year. We look forward to seeing you for G2E 2012 at Booth #2920. Please stop by and say hello to our team, Lolly Hedeen, JoAnne Gipson and Jim McClenahan. For the full G2E 2012 schedule, visit http://www.globalgamingexpo.com . And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter at @UNRGaming.

Nov. 7-11, 2011

Advanced Management of Slot Operations – Learn how the industry experts use strategic performance and advanced operations to boost the bottom line. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, Nov. 7-10, 2011, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, Nov. 11, 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

Feb. 27-March 2, 2012

Promotional Strategies for the Gaming Industry – Increase your return on investment (ROI) and target promotions that sharpen your competitive edge. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, Feb. 27-March 2, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, March 2, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

April 30-May 4, 2012

Business Analytics for the Gaming Industry – Position your property as a market leader with comprehensive business analysis. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, April 30-May 3, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, May 4, 8:30-11 a.m. at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

July 16-20, 2012

Management of Slot Operations – Gain the key skills to run your slot operation more efficiently for long-term profitability and growth. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, July 16-19, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, July 20, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

Aug. 6-10, 2012

Financial Accounting and Analysis – Hone your ability to read, interpret and analyze data critical to your property’s financial health. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, Aug. 6-9, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, Aug. 10, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

Sept. 17-21, 2012

Performance-Based Surveillance Operations – Leverage the strategic role of your surveillance operation to serve and protect your entire gaming property. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, Sept. 17-20, 2012, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, Sept. 21, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm.

Nov. 5-9, 2012

Management of Table Games Operations – Master the industry’s best practices and apply the five core business processes of table games. A five-day gaming management course offered by Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Sessions are held Monday-Thursday, Nov. 5-8, 2012, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Friday, Nov. 9, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at the University’s Continuing Education Building, 1041 N. Virginia St., Reno. Course fee: $2,500, includes instruction, course materials, orientation breakfast, four lunches, refreshment breaks and a group awards dinner; lodging is not included. For registration and more information about Extended Studies gaming management courses call (775) 784-4062 or 1-800-233-8928 or visit http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu/residential.htm .