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Course NAME

Personal Licence (APLH )

DURATION 1-day
FROM £69.99
MANDATORY REQUIREMENT FOR Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)
ELIGIBILITY 18+ years
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Work in a sector that requires sale of alcohol

COURSE UNITS
ASSESSMENT

Multiple Choice Exam (40 questions)

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Personal Licence Course Details

The Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders, also known as the APLH Licence, is the basic requirement for selling alcohol within a retail environment. 

The Personal Licence  Course leads to the Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders. This ensures that hospitality workers, bar staff and event managers have attained the necessary skills and qualifications to operate legally, whilst also maintaining a safe environment for their customers, employees and co-workers.

The APLH Personal Licence course is a statutory requirement for people involved in the sale of alcohol. It ensures people do so responsibly, as well as maintain standards to minimise alcohol abuse.

This Personal Licence course will provide you with the relevant training and accreditation required to legally sell and authorise the sale of alcohol at any licensed premises in England and Wales for those looking to pursue a career in hospitality and the bar industry.

One of the key skills that the Personal Licence course (APLH) provides is the ability to understand and implement the requirements of the Licensing Act within the workplace.

The sale of alcohol without the approved authorisation carries a maximum penalty on conviction of a fine of £20,000 and/or 6 months imprisonment.

How can I get a Personal Licence?

Getting your Personal Licence may seem like a long-winded process. A detailed application process guide is available in the Application Process section on this page. The process, in summary, can be broken into 3 simple steps: 

  • Step 1: Book and attend the Personal Licence course
  • Step 2: Get certified by passing the course.
  • Step 3: Complete the licence application which will be available from your local council's website.

If you are based in Scotland you will need to apply for a Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holder (SCPLH).

This course is also available as an online course.

Personal Licence Course Content

The Personal Licence Course runs over 1-day and is divided into the following units:

  • Licensing authorities
  • Personal and premises licences
  • Operating schedules
  • Permitted temporary activities
  • Unauthorised licensable activities
  • Police powers and rights of entry
  • Legal and social responsibilities of the personal licence holder
  • Illegal drugs, the effects of alcohol and disorderly conduct
  • Protection of children

Personal Licence Course Assessment

At the end of your Persona Licence training course, a 40-question multiple choice exam will be conducted. The questions on this exam are covered on your course. 

We understand that examinations can be daunting. However, with our nationwide high plus passing rates, you have nothing to worry about!

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At Get Licensed, you'll find Personal Licence courses in multiple locations all over the UK. From London to Sheffield and every other location in-between. Get Licensed is the leading training booking platform in the UK.

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Personal Licence Application process

You must apply to the licensing authority of the district or borough in which you live, not where you work. You can find your local authority by entering your postcode here.

The requirements for a successful Personal Licence application are as follows:

Correctly filled personal licence application

Two passport photos - one of these must be endorsed

Original Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders certificate

Proof of entitlement to work in the UK

Disclosure of criminal convictions and declaration

Application fee

The application fee is usually £37. You may post the completed application to the Licencing Team at the local authority. Some local councils also accept walk-in applications.

Most personal licence applications take a maximum of 20 working days to be processed.