Scottish Personal Licence Holders Certificate (Full)


02 Aug 2022


02 Aug 2022

Any member of staff authorising the sale of alcohol in licensed premises is legally required to hold a Personal Licence, the Scottish Personal Licence Holders Certificate (Awarded by REHIS - Royal Environmental Health Institute Scotland) enables individuals to apply for this licence.

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This course assists in complying with the training requirements and a REHIS certificate will be awarded on successful completion.


08:45 to 17:00


Borders College - Hawick Campus

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, proof of identification eg, passport, driving licence, is required prior to registration.If you have any additional support needs, it is important that you let us know as soon as possible to ensure that you are able to undertake the course on your chosen date. If this applies to you, please email with details.



Course Content

The course covers the following topics:

  • The reason for, and importance of, the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005
  • Responsible operation of licensed premises
  • Roles
  • Licensing and Operational responsibilities
  • Protecting children and young people from harm
  • Control of Order
  • Training
  • Associated law
  • The Effect of alcohol consumption on customers and your business
  • Alcohol intoxication
  • Illegal drugs
  • Social responsibility


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