Level 2 Award in
Personal Licence Holders
1 Day Course
Certificate valid indefinitely
Course Body Title
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.
Understand the nature, purpose and period of validity of a personal licence
Understand the application process and legal duties when applying for a personal licence
Understand the legal duties of a personal licence holder
Understand the roles, responsibilities and functions of licensing authorities
Understand the licensing objectives and the importance of partnerships in promoting these objectives
Understand the nature and strength of alcohol and the effect on the body
Understand the law in relation to premises licences
Understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS)
Understand the law in relation to Temporary Event Notices
Understand the rights and legal duties of the responsible persons in relation to operation of licensed premises
Understand the law in relation to the protection of children
Understand the powers of the police and other authorities in relation to licensed premises
Understand prohibitions and exemptions in relation to licensable activities