Tony Shelton Dealing School

Tony Shelton Dealing School LLC (TSDS) offers a 80 hour comprehensive instruction courses in poker or blackjack. Courses take 4-6 weeks. When the student has completed the course they will receive a certificate from Tony Shelton Dealing School LLC.

Each class is designed to focus on one of the many skills required to become a professional poker or blackjack dealer. Each student will gain the abilities required to present his or herself to card room managers and increase their chance of acquiring a position at top casinos & tournaments in Las Vegas and the entire country.

Located in the heart Las Vegas Nevada, TSDS is a facility that includes casino style poker and blackjack tables, casino weight chips in all denominations and poker quality playing cards.

Your academic advisor is James Kean is active in the Las Vegas poker world and stays up-to-date on all the latest poker news. In addition to being one of your instructors, James is also the owner of the school, so he is doubly concerned with each student’s success.

Our Lead Instructor is John Kulig. He has a long history in the Las Vegas poker world and has been a dealer and instructor for many prestigious events.

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Course Information

We offer various training opportunities to suit your needs. Click here for a detailed courses listing information

Veteran Training

Tony Shelton Dealing School LLC provides training discounts for Veterans in the fields of poker, blackjack and roulette.

Temporary Dealer Agency

Shelton Temporary Dealer Agency matches dealers to specific job opportunities. Employers searching for dealers or dealers looking for work please visit our Dealer Agency site for more information.