Award for Personal Licence Holders e-learning course


The Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH) level 2 is the mandatory licensing qualification for personal licence applicants in England and Wales. The APLH online training course guides you through the qualification at your own pace, giving you the option to study from home or your place of work.

This fully interactive programme is easy to use and voiced over to help aid your online learning experience.

Course: Award for Personal Licence Holders level 2
Access duration: 21 days. An extension of access can be applied for.
Awarding bodies: BIIAB
Course fees:

  • APLH online course and examination: £150.00
  • APLH package plus full personal licence application: £265.00

Fees inclusive of VAT. No hidden fees.

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Starting your APLH online training:

1: Create an online training account to access the user area. Here, you can add a subscription to sign up and pay for your course.
2: Complete your training course at your own pace. You can extend your subscription if you find you need longer to learn. Subscription access is for 21 days.
3: Book and attend a 40 minute invigilated examination. Your booking can be made at any time in the user area. Browse exam venues.
4: Examination Times All of our BIIAB examinations are conducted afternoons only at over 80 locations nationwide. Candidates need to arrive at examination centres by 3.45pm. Exam duration is 40 minutes.

Course content:

APLH course content focuses on the Licensing Act 2003 and the responsible retail of alcohol:

Licensing Act 2003

Licensing authorities

The personal licence

The premises licence

Designated Premises Supervisor

Temporary Event Notices

Licensing objectives

Alcohol and Health


Unauthorised licensable activities

Age restricted products