QA Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (RQF)

The QA Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (RQF) confirms the ability to meet ‘license to practise’ requirements. A personal licence is also required to apply to become a Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS).

Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification. It has been specifically designed for those who want to work in, or are looking to advance their career in the licensed retail sector, such as in a retail, bar, restaurant or pub setting.

Course Overview

This 1 day course allows holders of the qualification to apply for a personal licence under the Licensing Act 2003 (England and Wales) which allows the holder to sell or authorise the sale of alcohol on licensed premises. Successful candidates will gain an understanding of the application process for a personal licence, the legal duties of a personal licence holder and the role, responsibilities and functions of licensing authorities. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x Theory Assessment (Multiple Choice Question Paper).


Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (RQF) e-Certificate once moderation has been completed by Qualsafe Awards. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

Learner Registration Fees

Price includes: Free Lesson Plan, Multiple Choice Question Paper and a PowerPoint Presentation.

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