Award for Licensing Practitioners (Alcohol)


  • 1 day training 9.30am – 4.00pm with same day exam
  • Course book, exam fee and refreshments included

Award for Licensing Practitioners (Alcohol)

Level 2 Award: Accredited Award (BIIAB)

Qualification accreditation number 500/9974/7

This qualification was developed in conjunction with Local Authority Co-ordinators of Regulatory Services (LACORS). It has been designed for Local Authority licensing officers, and those responsible for the administration of the Licensing Act 2003. It ensures those involved in the review and approval of personal and premises licences are aware of their roles and practice under the new law and the associated Guidance and Regulations.

What does it cover?

The aim of this qualification is to provide individuals with essential knowledge of the legal framework surrounding the sale of alcohol in England and Wales. This includes key information on the responsibilities of personal licence holders, duties of the designated premises supervisor, the role of licensing authorities and police powers regarding licensed premises.

The qualification covers the following topics:

  • The duties of a licensing authority
  • Applications and determination of a licence being granted
  • Hearing and appeal processes and procedures
  • The duties of applicants
  • The powers and rights of the relevant authorities to inspect licensed premises
  • Sanctions

Exam and Certificate

Exam: It is assessed by a 45-question multiple-choice examination which takes 50 minutes to complete. Learners must achieve a mark of at least 31 in order to pass.

What’s included?

Price includes all course materialsregistrationexamination and certification fees – absolutely no hidden costs.

Discounts and day rates available for multiple bookings or providing location. Contact us for details.

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