Personal License Short Courses

Personal License
1HABC Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders
Qualification Number: 500/9947/7
Credit Value: 1

This accredited qualification is ideal for those working in or preparing to work in any industry that involves the retail sale of alcohol. It is a requirement for anyone who wishes to hold a personal licence. This qualification covers the main requirements of the Licensing Act 2003 and the legal responsibilities of a personal licence holder. Anyone wishing to sell or authorise the sale of alcohol by retail on licensed premises must hold a personal licence. Subjects covered include purpose and period of validity of a personal licence, the application process and legal duties of a personal licence and licensing law.

How long is the course?
This qualification is achieved by taking a one-day course.

How is the qualification assessed?
It is assessed through a multiple-choice examination, taking a maximum of 60 minutes. You must achieve a score of at least 28 in order to pass.

What next?
You may progress to further qualifications, including:

Level 2/3 Award for Designated Premises Supervisors
Hospitality competency-based qualifications
2E-Learning Courses Personal Licence Holder
This course is ideal for anyone looking to become a personal licence holder. Personal licence holders are able to legally make or authorise the sale of alcohol on licensed premises. This course provides the knowledge required to achieve this qualification and the content is suitable for the Level 2 APLH awarded by HABC.

The training modules included in this course cover the key syllabus of Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders qualification. These modules include:

- Licensing Law
- Personal Licences
- Premises Licences
- The Protection of Children
- Powers and Enforcement
- Temporary Events
- Responsible Alcohol Retailing
The online content is fully interactive and uses exercises based on real-life scenarios.

How long is the course?
The course takes approximately six hours to complete.

How is it assessed?
Knowledge is assessed via multiple-choice questions at the end of each module. On completion of the course, you will receive a personalised HABC commended certificate.

What’s next?
This course can count towards the recommended eight guided learning hours they will be required to undertake before taking the Level 2 APLH qualification.