RCG Course Sydney

Liquor & Gaming NSW approved course in Responsible Conduct of Gaming (RCG), delivered at our Sydney Training Centre. Cost: $145.00 (covers the $100 NSW Comptency Card)  Duration: 7 Hours.   



It is a NSW Government condition of employment within an establishment that provides Gambling Services in NSW, to have completed a Liquor & Gaming NSW approved RCG Course.

Short Courses Australia is approved by Liquor & Gaming NSW to deliver the RCG Course in NSW. 

A Responsible Gambling Officer (RGO) may also be required to complete an Advanced RCG Course.


The RCG Course provides you with the nationally recognised unit of competence: SITHGAM022 Provide responsible gambling

Responsible gambling services must be provided wherever gambling activities are undertaken. In the hospitality industry, the gambling environment is usually referred to as the gaming area and is provided in a range of venues, such as hotels, motels, clubs, pubs and casinos.

Responsible provision of gambling services is an essential underpinning skill for all hospitality personnel involved in the sale and service of gambling activities in licensed premises, including the licensee, gaming supervisors and gaming managers when involved in operational gambling activities.

The RCG Course will cover the following range of topics:

  • Counselling Techniques;
  • Procedures in relation to barring of customers;
  • Social Impacts;
  • Problem Gamblers;
  • State & Territory Legislation;
  • Formal Procedures.



On succesful completion of the course students are issued with a statement of attainment in the unit of competence SITHGAM022 Provide Responsible Gambling Services

Certificates are emailed to students however a hard copy is available for additional fee of $10.00.

Student will also be provided with a Temporary / Interim RCG Certificate issued by Liquor & Gaming NSW. This can be used to commence work and is valid for 90 days. After 90 days, an RCG competency card must be presented to work in any licenced premise.

To obtain the RCG Competency Card, the interim RCG Certificate is to be taken to a Registered Services NSW office to apply.



Participants in RSA Course can select one of two training options:

  1. Select Book Now to attend a face to face session at our training centre at Level 3/330 Wattle St, Ultimo NSW 2007, or;
  2. Select Book Now to attend a virtual session from your home via live teleconferencing, with ZOOM (to download zoom to your device click here).


If you have chosen ZOOM we will send you an invitation to your email address provided at enrolment into the L&G NSW Responsible Serving of Alcohol (RSA) course.

We are available prior to your RSA Course session to explain the learning and assessment process, including instructions on how to join the live teleconferencing session either by Phone: 1300 747 430 or via EMAIL.

RCG Course ZOOM participants must have access to audio, video and chat via ZOOM to be able to complete this online session.



The cost of the course is $145.00 per person (covers the $100 NSW Comptency Card), including national unit of competence certificate and temporary / interim RCG Certificate. Click Here for Onsite Course delivery at your workplace. 

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  • Responsible Service of Gaming training Course (RSG) Sydney | review from Mei SOUYRIS CHAINAS

    10 April 2024

      "(Translated by Google) Great teacher, great atmosphere, great course, I recommend! (Original) Super prof, super ambiance, super cours, je recommande !"


  •  | review from Juan Moyano

    28 March 2024

      "excelent course!!"

    -  Juan Moyano

  •  | review from Tomas Leibrecht

    28 March 2024

      "(Translated by Google) Excellent! (Original) Excelent!"

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  •  | review from Franco Capatti

    05 March 2024

      "(Translated by Google) Very complete course and of very good quality. They provide you with everything you need. The teachers are very good! In our case Jordan was a genius! 100% recommended. (Original) Curso muy completo y de una calidad muy buena. Te proporcionan todo lo necesario. Los profesores son muy buenos! En nuestro caso Jordan fue un genio! 100% recomendado."

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    02 February 2024

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  • Responsible Service of Gaming training Course (RSG) Sydney | review from Joeski_

    01 February 2024

      "SCA Australia was the organisation that I used to partake in my RSA course. Truly wonderful experience, I couldn?t express my words to how much I enjoyed my time here. Newly turned 18 year olds, students or anyone looking for an opportunity in the bars and restaurants industry, I plead u to attend SCA, it will change your life. Warmest regards, Joe x"

    -  Joeski_

  •  | review from Matteus Uleman

    01 February 2024

      "Highly up to date course. I personally found the video examples to be quite helpful and the fire alarm was quite riveting."

    -  Matteus Uleman

  •  | review from Francis Burkhard

    01 February 2024

      "Constructive working environment"

    -  Francis Burkhard

  • Responsible Service of Gaming training Course (RSG) Sydney | review from Javier Navarrete

    22 January 2024

      "Very interactive class !"

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