Frequently Asked Questions

Industry Questions

What is iGaming?


iGaming is a word that describes a comprehensive industry which covers all forms of online gambling such as online poker, online casinos and extends into online sports betting, esports betting and fantasy sports.

The industry is comprised of many kinds of businesses, from affiliates to game designers to platform providers and requires a workforce just like any other organizations.




Why is the iGaming industry growing so rapidly?


Despite being a young industry, the growth has been exponential due to ;

  1. Larger reach of the internet
  2. Better technology and security enhancing the player experience
  3. COVID 19
  4. The fast-paced nature of the industry leads to high competition providing players with higher value experiences




What is the growth rate of the iGaming industry?


The numbers from 2019 was USD$58.9 billion, growing to USD$66.7 billion in 2020 at rate of 13.2% and expected to grow to USD $92.9 billion in 2023 at rate of 11.64%

SOURCE : Online Gambling Global Market Report 2020-30 : COVID 19 Growth and Change by ResearchAndMarkets.com

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What is working in the iGaming industry like?


Be prepared to work in an international and rapidly evolving environment. It offers an excellent place to learn essential and transferable skills in anything from HR to UX design to SEO.

The iGaming working environment is attributed with

  • Truly international and multilingual

  • Relocation opportunities
  • Remote working
  • Vast career progression
  • Strong community network
  • Impressive working environment
  • Casual working conditions




Is iGaming a good business opportunity?


As one of the fastest growing sectors at present, this is a good time for investors to enter the online iGaming industry. The business is rife with investment and, growth opportunities for entrepreneurs to be involved in this young and global industry.

The industry as proven largely stable and robust by adapting quickly and effectively to these challenging times.

With the right tools in one’s arsenal, companies that adapted quickly to the new modus operandi have managed to achieve continuity with the least possible disruption.

Future success, and growth, will only be achieved by companies who continue to embrace traits like innovation, training and upskilling.




Is iGaming a good a stable career choice?


An iGaming career is viable, and most companies offer vast progression possibilities, flexible working hours, working remotely and allow you to work in an office that has creativity, ergonomics, and modernity.

The industry is unique with rapid changing work culture that is truly international and multilingual, an excellent place to learn essential and transferable skills.




What kind of jobs are available in iGaming?


As with any organization, the industry employs such a wide range of skills from Developers to Data Scientists, from Finance, Marketing to Customer Support. Find out more from our Careers page to have an insight of jobs available.





iGaming Course Questions

Who should take this course?


Anyone above 18 years of age who wants to understand or work in the iGaming industry. We have packaged the courses with the most relevant modules to ensure you get the required knowledge after the completion of each course.




What is the best way to get a job in iGaming?


Companies in iGaming are high-profile employers looking for the best talent as it is a sought-after industry to work in, meaning that competition for roles can be fierce.

An iGaming specific e-learning course can also help boost your CV and ensure you stand out against other applicants.

The best advice is to do your research and be sure that this is the industry you want to work in. Prepare your CV and target the jobs that suit your background the best. Do check out our Careers page in partnership with Pentasia.

All companies have career sites which offers a great way to get in touch with their talent acquisitions teams.

Be persistent, don’t give up and you will land your dream job.




Are these courses suited for entrepreneurs?


Yes. These courses are specially packaged to provide newcomers with insights of the industry and existing workforce to enhance their knowledge of the industry.




Which course should I take?


We strongly recommend that you start in the following sequence or the complete package for a special discounted price.

  1. Certificate in iGaming : Business Essentials

  2. Certificate in iGaming : In-Depth Compliance

  3. Certificate in iGaming : Vocational Excellence

Checkout the iGaming Course page




Can I purchase more than 1 course?


Yes. You can purchase the courses individually or as a complete package. You may also purchase more than 1 quantity of a specific course if you are purchasing on behalf of others as well. For that, please ensure that you provide us with the following details of the other learners during checkout (fill in the section that says Additional Learner's Info): 1) Email 2) Full Name




Are these courses accredited?


Yes. These courses are accredited by CPD UK. Please click here for more information on CPD UK.




How much time does it take to complete each course?


Each module is approximately 60 mins X the number of modules for the package.




Is there a certificate after the completion of the course?


You will be given a certificate for each module you complete and a certificate of completion to the name of the registered user after the full course is finished.




What equipment or software do I need to take the course?


You should have an up-to-date web browser such as Chrome, Safari, or Firefox. For more detailed information, please see the guides for supported browsers and basic computer specifications.

– Internet Explorer isn’t optimal to run courses as it isn’t an evergreen browser. The supported browsers should be linked to the relevant page.

Our eLearning course can be accessed on any device, although we strongly encourage you to have access to a desktop or laptop computer and reliable internet connection as it is easier to read discussion threads.





Purchasing of Courses

How do I enroll in a course?


Choose your course (if you need to buy more than one you can change the quantity from the course page) and click ADD TO CART.

You may continue to browse our site or PROCEED TO CHECKOUT and enter your (or the other learner’s) details before making the payment.




How can I pay for the course?


We currently accept payment via PayPal using a PayPal account or credit card transactions.




My payment did not go through. What should I do?


We apologize for this inconvenience. We encourage you to reach out to your financial institution as further permissions may be needed to complete the payment. You are also welcome to write to info@rafflestraining.com for further enquiries.




I have purchased a course. What shall I do next?


You will receive a notification of confirmation of your purchase on your registered email address and within 24 hours after the confirmation of your payment, you will be sent a link and log in details to our eLearning platform from rafflestraining@igacademy.com





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