Alcohol Personal License Holder

Alcohol Personal License Holder

The online Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (RQF) is designed for those working in licensed premises and is a requirement for those wishing to apply for a Personal Licence.

In accordance with The Licensing Act 2003 (England, Scotland and Wales), anyone who is responsible for the sale of alcohol to the public must be a Personal Licence Holder.

Please read the course description for details regarding the examination process.

Original price was: £125.00.Current price is: £49.99.

Course Description:

This course is approved by the following organisations: Institute of Hospitality, Laser Awards & CPD Approved, and is the equivalent of 3 CPD units.

Alcohol Personal Licence Holder Overview:

The alcohol licensing laws of the United Kingdom regulate the sale and consumption of alcohol. Any organisation, business or individual who wishes to sell alcohol must have a licence. This is obtained from a Licensing Authority.

This online Alcohol Personal Licence Holder E-Learning course starts with an overview of UK alcohol licensing laws and the importance of promoting the four key licensing objectives.

The three main types of licence are covered, including applications, conditions, representations, and reviews.

You’ll learn about the legal duties of personal licence holders and how to deal with Licensing Authorities, along with information relating to objections, fees and hearings.

The Alcohol Personal Licence Holder online course will also discuss issues surrounding Temporary Event Notices and mandatory conditions, which are compulsory for all licensed premises.

The online Alcohol Personal Licence Holder E-Learning course also looks in detail at the major issue of age verification – and you’ll learn about the licensing laws and best practices as they apply to children and under 18s.

Finally, the online Alcohol Personal Licence Holder course outlines the responsibilities involved in alcohol retailing, including drinking guidelines and how to avoid and reduce conflict.

Alcohol Personal Licence Holder Target Audience

This Alcohol Personal Licence Holder E-Learning course is aimed at anyone working in, or wanting a career in the hospitality industry who wants to open up promotion opportunities or to move into a role that requires a personal licence.

Alcohol Personal Licence Holder Advantages

Laser Awards and CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

Online training is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Duration of the course

90 minutes

​Alcohol Personal Licence Holder Modules

Premises Licences
Personal Licences and Club Premises Certificates
Dealing With Licensing Authorities
Types of Businesses Selling Alcohol
Representations and Mandatory Conditions
Licensing Authority Powers
Children and Under 18s
Responsibility in Alcohol Retailing


On successful completion of this course you will be provided with an approved course completion certificate. You will then be contacted to confirm whether you wish to undertake the accredited examination in order to obtain your ‘Alchol Personal License’ with the accreditation authority. Please be aware that the exam is an ‘online exam’ so you can take it at a time of your choosing within the 2-week window provided.

In order to undertake the ‘online exam’ you will need:

  • Webcam
  • Speakers or Headphones
  • Google Chrome web browser
  • Photo ID
  • a 2-week window during which the exam can be taken

The examination fee is: £45.00 + Vat.

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