City & Guilds, Scottish Certificate


1 day


Options Available




  • Professional Cookery, Hospitality & Events Management


  • Aberdeen City Campus
  • Fraserburgh Campus

Why take this course?

Successful completion of this course and exam will allow you to apply for your personal licence to sell or authorise the sale of alcohol in Scotland within the licensed retail sector. This 1 day course is for anyone working in a job role that requires them to authorise retail sales of alcohol in either on or off premises in Scotland. The course will cover topics such as:

  • The Policy context and an overview of the licensing function
  • Key roles
  • Licences and operating conditions
  • Protection of children from harm
  • Associated law
  • Alcohol
  • Illegal drugs
  • Social responsibility

Once candidates have booked onto this course, they must download a copy of the City & Guilds Personal Licence Holder’s Guide. Candidates will be expected to complete pre-course reading prior to attending the course.

What you will experience

You will cover a range of important topics regarding laws, duties and responsibilities of personal licence holders. This will ensure you have the knowledge and skills and be aware of all legal requirements. At the end of the training, you will sit a multiple choice online exam which will give an instant result.