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BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)

What do I need to apply for a Personal Licence?

Booking the BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders course (commonly referred to as “APLH”) with Poppleston Allen Training is the best way to work towards obtaining the nationally recognised qualification.

Poppleston Allen Training has an excellent pass rate for this one-day course which is delivered by highly experienced trainers. Upon successful completion of the course candidates are awarded with the level 2 qualification which can then be used to apply for a Personal Licence.

From as little as £150 + vat we are able to deliver face to face training or offer an online training solution.

Course Summary

The BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) course is a nationally recognised qualification designed for anyone authorising the retail sale of alcohol in licensed premises. This new BIIAB qualification is both QCA accredited and Government approved, and has been specifically designed to meet the statutory requirements of the Licensing Act 2003.

The face to face course duration is 6 hours, commencing at 10.00am and finishing at 4.00pm, including a short multiple-choice examination at the end of the day comprising 40 questions. A comprehensive handbook, presented in an easy-to-follow format, supports the qualification and covers all the information needed for the examination.

APLH Course Programme Content

The APLH covers the syllabus set by Government to enable candidates to understand the law in relation to:

  • 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 (DPS)
  • 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

This one day course includes a multiple-choice assessment and costs from £150 + VAT (special rates apply) which includes the handbook, exam fees and certificates.

We are also able to offer access to undertake the course and the examination online, via e-learning.

**Important: Personal licence application process

If you’re like most people we help, you might not know that after passing the BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) course, you then have to apply for the actual personal licence itself.

And knowing the right steps to take and organising the right documents are included in your application can be a longwinded and stressful process.

In our experience, many people we help obtain personal licences for are in a rush. This is because they might already have a job lined-up, but before they can legally start, they need their personal licence. So, any delay in the process as a result of an incomplete application can be very frustrating.

But to take the pressure off, we can apply for your personal licence for you, just as we have for literally 100s of people over the years.

We make sure that you have all the correct documentation needed and apply for your Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check on your behalf.

Want our help? If yes, it couldn’t be easier. Just click the box when you are ordering your BIIAB Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) training course and this option will be automatically added your order.

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