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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(1) Online Multiple Choice Exam.
Within 24 Hours - Certificate 3-5 Working Days
Early Bird Offer: 

!!Book this Online-Personal Licence course and exam, which can be completed from the comfort of your own home using our E-Learning modules.

Current Discounted Price £139.99 only(no hidden costs) instead of £189.99

(E-Learning training fee, online-examination fee, eBook, and certification costs are all included in your course fees)
Upon booking, you will be sent your login details via email to access your E-Learning modules. You can access this on your laptop and mobile phones. 
E-Learning modules will take approximately 3-4 hours to complete, there is no specific time period as you just login-in to the E-Learning modules and complete them in your own suitable time. Once you have completed the E-learning modules you will then be able to complete the exam from your own home and workplace.
Please let us know once you have completed the E-Learning modules so then we will be able to book your online exam for the day convenient for you (exams are held Mon-Fri).

Exam Requirements:

 You will be contacted via email on how to download and set up your exam application
 You must have a PC/Laptop with Windows 10 or above installed or you may use Apple Mac (OS 11.3) as Phones/Chrome
   Books and Tablets will not work
 You must have a working Microphone and Webcam or you will not be able to sit through this exam
 You must have at least 1 Photo ID on hand e.g. Driving Licence, Passport etc
 Must have a stable internet connection (3 Mbps) for download and upload speed
 This is an hour multiple-choice question exam
 You must get 28/40 to pass this course
You will need a PC/Laptop with Windows 10 (or above installed/Apple Mac OS 11.3) as Phones, Tablets, and Chrome Books will NOT work for the exam.

Discounted Price Offer expires on 30th June - 2022

Course Description: 

This is a legal requirement that all sales of alcohol taking place on licensed premises in England and Wales must be authorised by a personal licence holder.

Our nationally recognised Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) qualification is approved and fully accredited by The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation(Ofqual). This one-day training course has been designed to meet the statutory requirements and includes vital information on the responsibilities of licence holders, duties of the designated premises supervisor(DPS), the role & powers of licensing authorities, and police regarding licensed premises.

Who should attend: 

All employees at all levels, specifically involved in retail sale of alcohol and looking towards becoming a Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS).


Complete this course and examination from the comfort of your own home or workplace.

Course Contents: 

     At the end of this course, you would be able to:

♦   Understand the nature, purpose and period of validity of a training

♦   Understand the application process and legal duties when applying for a course

♦   Understand the legal duties of a licence holder

♦   Understand the roles, responsibilities and functions of licensing authorities

♦   Understand the licensing objectives and the importance of partnerships in promoting these objectives

♦   Understand the nature and strength of alcohol and the effect on the body

♦   Understand the law in relation to premises licences and Temporary Event Notices

♦   Understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS) 

♦   Understand the rights and duties of the responsible persons of licensed premises and law regarding the protection of children

♦   Understand prohibitions and exemptions and the powers of the police and other authorities regarding licensed premises 


Examination & Certification:

After completing the E-Learning modules from our online platform, you will then complete your exam via a web portal which will be recorded via a web camera. You will be required to complete the e-assessment by logging into our digital invigilation platform using unique credentials. The learner will be required to comply with exam conditions using their smartphone and webcam. Setup takes just 5 minutes and support is available in getting set up.

What you’ll need to complete your e-assessment;

          ♦  An isolated area where you won’t be interrupted
          ♦  Computer
          ♦  Webcam
          ♦  Smartphone
          ♦  Identification
After completing the e-assessment, a multiple-choice-questions examination, candidates receive the exam results within 24 hours. If you successfully pass the exam, you will receive the Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) certificate (digital copy in your email) that can be printed and be used to apply for a personal licence.
Applying for Personal Licence: 

After passing an online multiple choice exam, the applicants need to make an application to their local council/licensing authority to obtain a personal licence. Following documents would also be needed along with the personal licence application form:

♦ Level 2 Award for Licence Holders (APLH) qualification certificate

♦ DBS check (this replaces the CRB check)  - The DBS check certificate can be applied online at  for £25  (Please note: the validity of this check is only 28 days)

♦ Two passport-size photos - One endorsed by a professional to prove the identity of the applicant

♦ Application fee payable to the licensing authority - £37

 All of the above must be submitted to the local council (where the applicant lives) in order to apply for the personal licence to sell alcohol.

In-house Training Prices: 

Our professional and experienced trainer can come to your premises and deliver this course only for £950 for a maximum of 12 learners. This price includes all tuition, course materials, exam fees, certificates, travel and accommodation. For further information about in-house training or group booking, please do not hesitate to contact either via telephone, email or by simply submitting Contact us form.

Why choose Safetymark Training: 

Our aim is not just to get you the qualification but also guide you through all processes while you are applying for your course at your local council/licensing authority. Following are some of the reasons why you should choose us as your training provider: 

♦  Excellent Success Rate!

♦  Fully accredited and authorised training centre in London!

♦  Most competitive prices with NO HIDDEN COSTS!

♦  Prices are all-inclusive of tuition, handbook, notebook, exams and certificate costs!

♦  Nationally recognised and Ofqual accredited training course!

♦  Highly skilled and qualified trainers with a great wealth of practical knowledge & experience!

♦  Free advice and guidance session on how to apply and obtain a licence!

♦  Post-qualification email support while you are preparing to apply for your licence!

Additional Information: 

Examination:  1 Hour Online Multiple Choice Questions (28 correct to Pass out of 40)

Course Timings: Flexible Timing - Home-based e-Learning and Exam.

Awarding Body: HABC

Accreditation No. : 500/9974/7

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  "I did my personal licence with Safetymark Training in Stratford. Very knowledgeable trainer. I did a lot of market research and found the best price here. Very easy to get here. It’s nearly 2 mins walk away from Stratford station. I passed my exam. Highly recommended!!"

Matthew Javadi

"Just attended my personal course with Safetymark training in Stratford.

I am glad that I passed my exam in the first attempt. Results were same day as soon as I finished my exam. Glad to attend course Safetymark. Highly recommended!!"

Dwayne Foxx

 "Facilities are good. Great location. very experienced trainers. Claire was really good trainer for my personal licence course. Really good prices. Highly recommended!!"

Daniel Marin

 "I work in a premium London nightclub and this was great training for the PLH exam! The trainer was very engaging and super knowledgeable. He made the training fun and interesting. I would highly recommend doing the online assessment as you get your results immediately! Big thanks to the team!"

Gabrielle Austen-Browne

"I passed my personal licence course with Safetymark. Nice place for learning. I got my result same day. Very easy to find the place and I couldn't find better prices than this. Highly recommended!!"

Kavita Lohar

 "The availability and price was fantastic. I booked on Tuesday evening and gave me the option to attend the following morning which was a great motivator for me. 

The building is easy to find via the company's directions, not Google, the receptionists were friendly and the tutor, Fareed was also friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. I'm glad I took advantage of their 'early bird' offer!!"


 "Great Course!! Have been recommended the course by a close friend who has attended the course beginning of the year, had a fantastic feedback regarding from him. The tutor engaged all the way through the course and answered all our questions!! Very convenient as they do courses on weekends as well. Definitely recommend to all the new entrants who are planning to get their Personal Licence!! Thank you!"

Buddhika Hemachandra

  "Attended my Personal Licence course with Safetymark Training. I passed my exam and got the results same day. Very pleased with the service. Very much recommended"

Maria Papzian

 "Great Tutor. He has made everything so clear. It would be embarrassing not to pass my personal alcohol licence. Highly recommended. Do not look for elsewhere".

Kenan Ozcan

 "I attended the Alcohol licensing course today with trainer Fareed, I found the course informative and Fareed made the course very interesting, I would highly recommend this course and the trainer Fareed.

The presentation was excellent, the material and facilities were also good."

Barry Butler

"I've successfully passed my personal licence course. The trainer is very professional, friendly, dedicated and committed. Worth the time and money. Highly recommended."

DJ Dawit DK

 "Great experience all around...amazing special offer price, course was held in a lovely building, Fareed was an extremely engaging, knowledgeable and fun trainer and the material was interesting, relevant and not too overbearing for a 1 day course. Would recommend you look no further for a personal licence course!!"

Helen Lowther


About Safetymark Training

We, at Safetymark are a training, consultancy and auditing company that cater to all sectors in London as we are situated here. We offer an array of services ranging from food safety, health & safety, first aid, fire safety and licensing to consultancy services such as food hygiene and health & safety consultancy.

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Safetymark Training and Consultancy Ltd.
Burrell House
44 Broadway
London - E15 1XH

0203 859 5900 / 0203 859 5901

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