The BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders

Under the Licensing Act 2003, a designated premises supervisor or anyone authorising the supply of alcohol must hold a personal licence. In order to qualify, an applicant must hold a licensing qualification which is accredited and government approved.

The BIIAB Level 2 Award is a nationally recognised qualification designed for anyone authorising the sale of alcohol in licensed premises including:

-         Pubs

-         Sports and social clubs

-         Restaurants

-         Hotels

-         Nightclubs

-         Off-licences

-         Supermarkets

-         Casinos

along with any other venue or site where alcohol is supplied under the authority of a Premises Licence.

The course covers:
 - the roles, responsibilities and functions of Licensing Authorities within the framework of the licensing objectives  
- the application process for a Personal Licence  
- the role and legal responsibilities of the Personal Licence Holder and the penalties relating to failure to comply with the law  
- the Premises Licence  
- the content and purpose of operating schedules  
- the role and duties of the Designated Premises Supervisor  
- unauthorised licensable activities  
- permitted temporary licensable activities  
- rights of entry to licensed premises  
- police powers with regard to suspension and closure of licensed premises  
- the specific prohibitions for the sale of alcohol  
- the strengths of alcoholic drinks and the effects of alcohol on the human body
 - the protection of children from harm  
- the responsible retail sale of alcohol 

We are qualified and approved course providers and run one training course a month throughout the year at a cost of £150 +VAT

See our events section for details of upcoming courses and for more information, contact




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