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Scottish Personal Licence Renewal

Comprehensive Training Services

About This CORE
Training Course

Stay compliant with licensing regulations and maintain your eligibility to sell alcohol in Scotland by completing our Scottish Personal Licence Renewal Training (SCPLH-R) course. This half-day refresher programme ensures that Personal Licence holders remain up-to-date with licensing laws and responsibilities, as mandated by the Scottish Government.



At Core Security & Training we are passionate about what we do. We apply the highest professional standards to the delivery of every stage of training - no matter the scale.


We are dedicated to utilising expert trainers, providing detailed course material, interacting with all learners, continued support and then doing it all again when you next require our services.


Courses run by Core Security & Training are delivered by experienced professionals. Benefit from instructors with skillsets that are carefully matched to your needs, ensuring the perfect fit.

Why Learn With CORE?

Our Scottish Personal Licence Renewal Training course provides a seamless and efficient pathway for renewing your Personal Licence every five years. By refreshing your knowledge and understanding of licensing regulations, you safeguard your ability to continue selling or authorising the sale of alcohol in licensed premises, ensuring legal compliance and business continuity.

Course Overview

The Scottish Personal Licence Renewal Training (SCPLH-R) course covers essential topics related to licensing laws, responsible alcohol service, and the roles and responsibilities of Personal Licence holders. Through interactive sessions and comprehensive instruction, participants gain the knowledge and skills needed to renew their Personal Licence and continue their involvement in the alcohol service industry.

Which course(s) are you interested in?

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Is This Course For You?

This course is designed for individuals who hold a Scottish Personal Licence and are required to renew their licence every five years. It is suitable for designated premises managers, staff members involved in alcohol service, and anyone seeking to maintain their eligibility for selling or authorising the sale of alcohol in licensed premises in Scotland.

Delivering Your Training

Our Scottish Personal Licence Renewal Training course is delivered in a concise half-day format, ensuring minimal disruption to your schedule while providing maximum educational value. Experienced trainers guide participants through interactive sessions, facilitating discussions and practical scenarios to reinforce learning and understanding.

Course Content

Our training courses comprise of multiple units and often contain a range of different practical and theory based elements. The contents of all of the courses delivered by Core Security & Training is carefully monitored by regulatory bodies. This means that we can guarantee that when you choose to learn with Core, your training and education is up-to-date and in line with the latest industry requirements.

1-Day Course: 

Comprehensive SPLH Course Contents

  • Roles, Responsibilities, and Functions of Licensing Boards and Licensing Standards Officers

  • Responsible Retail Sale of Alcohol

  • Penalties for Non-Compliance with Licensing Laws

  • Understanding Licensing Regulations and Obligations

  • Renewal Procedures for Scottish Personal Licences

  • Implementing Risk Reduction Strategies

  • Emergency Response Procedures


Your Certification

Upon successful completion of the Scottish Personal Licence Renewal Training course, delegates receive a certificate confirming their participation and completion of the refresher training. This certificate is a mandatory requirement for renewing a Scottish Personal Licence and must be submitted as part of the renewal application process. Failure to complete the refresher training within the prescribed timeframe may result in the loss of your Personal Licence and the legal authority to sell or authorise the sale of alcohol in licensed premises. Ensure your continued compliance with licensing regulations and safeguard your role in the alcohol service industry by renewing your Scottish Personal Licence through our accredited training programme.

Core Security & Training is a Highfield Approved Centre - meaning all of our courses are supported by the Highfield Awarding Body. Courses supported by Highfield are designed to support learners seeking vocational qualifications from both a compliance and personal development perspective.

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