Taking a live lessons will shorten your learning curve significantly. Mahjong Central instructors have advanced experience playing and great success teaching the styles described above. Lessons are available in the Greater Atlanta area. Go to Lessons for more information. For those outside Greater Atlanta, a list of teachers can be found at Sloperama.
Online lessons are available at Mahjong Central's YouTube Channel. There you will find educational, enriching, and entertaining videos that will help you learn how to play mahjong or, if you already know how to play, better your game!