Licensed Premises Staff Training

The alcohol licensing laws of the United Kingdom regulate the sale and consumption of alcohol. It is important for anyone working in licensed premises to have a basic understanding of these laws and how they apply to them.

This course starts with an overview of UK alcohol licensing laws and the importance of the four key licensing objectives.

The course will also discuss mandatory conditions, which are compulsory for all licensed premises and looks in detail at the major issue of age verification.

Finally, it outlines the responsibilities involved in alcohol retailing including drinking guidelines and how to avoid and reduce conflict.

Who is this course for?

Anyone working in licensed premises. This course could be included as part of the induction process or used to further enhance existing staff’s understanding of their responsibilities.

What are the benefits of this course?

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

Further progression

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this one include Drug Awareness and Conflict Management.

Course Modules

Module Module Name Pass %
1 Introduction
2 Premises Licences
3 Personal Licences and Club Premises Certificates
4 Dealing With Licensing Authorities
5 Types of Businesses Selling Alcohol
6 Representations and Mandatory Conditions
7 Licensing Authority Powers
8 Children and Under 18s
9 Responsibility in Alcohol Retailing


60 minutes

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