Alcohol Licensing

Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)

Who is this for?

This qualification is designed for those learners working in, or preparing to work in, any industry that involves the retail sale of alcohol. It is a prerequisite for anyone who wishes to hold a personal licence. Anyone wishing to sell or authorise the sale of alcohol by retail on licensed premises must hold a personal licence.
The objective of the qualification is to allow an individual to meet a requirement set by law in order to undertake a specific role.
Persons gaining this qualification will understand the main requirements of the Licensing Act 2003, the importance of promoting the licensing objectives and the legal responsibilities of a personal licence holder.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification is usually achieved by taking a one-day course.

How much does this course cost

£100 ex VAT

How is the qualification assessed?

It is assessed by a one-hour, 40 question multiple choice examination.
Learners must achieve a mark of at least 28 in order to pass.
Alcohol Licensing

What next?

Individuals achieving this qualification will be able to progress to further learning areas, including:
  • Qualifications for Designated Premises Supervisors
  • NVQs or apprenticeships in hospitality or retail

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