Do you work as a gaming employee on a licensed premises in Queensland and provide SITHGAM001 Provide Responsible Gambling Services (RSG/RGS)? Here is a little history lesson on one of mankind’s oldest activities. Games of chance are as old as time, one of the oldest human activities based on evidence found in tombs and other […]
When working as a gaming employee on licensed premises in Queensland it is important to understand how a poker machine works so you can deliver SITHGAM001 Provide Responsible Gambling Services (RSG/RGS). Poker machines have come a long way since the days of the old. These days, poker machines are electronic and generally referred to as […]
Gambling is now as easily accessible as ‘a click of a button,’ but do you really know who is playing? The legal age to be able to participate in any gambling activity, whether it is within a casino or online, is 18 years of age. However, underage gambling has spiked due to the increase of […]
When we think of gambling, we don’t consider that there could be beneficial outcomes from it. We quickly think of all the negatives that are associated. So are there really are any positives? Well, actually the truth is – there is. The benefit of gambling is the Gambling Community Benefit Fund that has been established […]
Are you thinking about holding a poker night or gaming tournament in a public place? Well consider this, if you hold an unlawful poker night or gaming tournament in a public place – that could hit you with a maximum penalty of 200 penalty units for conducting the game or 40 penalty units for playing.
Have you ever used an online forum? Online forums are a way for people to come together and discuss certain topics online. Now, online forums have been transformed and become a way for individuals with gambling addictions to come together and work together through their issues.
Have you ever seen a colleague gambling online during work hours? Gambling and gambling-related activities are frequently carried out within work hours by individuals with gambling addiction. They use work as a shield from family and friends – and at the same time, using the workplace as an outlet for their addiction.
Admitting you have a problem with gambling is one of the hardest things to do; however, asking for help can be even harder. The new email support service is a great way to get the support and help that you need to get onto the road to recovery.
Gambling appears to be fun and carefree, but that is not always the case. A gambling problem is something that could and can destroy your life in an instant – if you are not in control socially, financially, emotionally, legally and psychologically. So do you know the signs and are you in control?
When you walk into a gaming room you are immediately drawn to the bright lights, large screen and sounds of a pokie machine. It lures you in to try your luck. But what are the odds of winning and has luck really got anything to do with it? What are facts and what are myths […]
Gambling is now as easy as a touch of a button. With online gambling now at the tips of our fingers whether on a computer, television, tablet, or even on a phone, it has meant that the dangers of gambling are ever increasing due to the ease and mobility. RSG online courses illustrate how important […]