Legislation in the UK Hospitality Industry
Understanding the legislation to operate legally is important. This course will provide you with the knowledge to effectively serve alcohol in the UK.
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About the Course

Our Legislation in the UK Hospitality Course covers both England & Wales and Scottish legislation.

England and Wales Licensing Laws

There are a number of rules and regulations that you have to comply with when serving alcohol in licensed premises. In this unit you will learn about the Licensing Act 2003, the effects of alcohol, social responsibility and provides proprietors and employees with the expertise to deal effectively with drugs and volatile situations within licensed premises.

Scotland Licensing Laws

Recommended for staff who own or serve alcohol in licensed premises in Scotland, this unit will ensure that you are adequately qualified and have received the required minimum of 2 hours training to ensure that you are fully aware of your responsibilities when serving alcohol. Our course has been specifically developed to ensure that you meet this minimum criteria.

Who will benefit?

The legislative course is created for staff working in licensed premises including managers/owners and assistants who serve alcohol.

Course Content

The course will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively serve alcohol within the constraints of the law including;

  • The Licensing Act 2003
  • Children Youths and Alcohol
  • Alcohol Awareness
  • Social Responsibilities
  • Drug Awareness
  • Dealing with Conflict


The interactive e-learning course allows you to study at your own pace, acquiring all of the necessary skills and knowledge easily as you progress through the various sections. Test Your Knowledge questions will reinforce your understanding as you go, and at the end of the course you will need to complete and pass a multiple-choice quiz to obtain your certificate.

Duration and Time Limit

This course can be completed in approximately 2 hours from start to finish, although you can do it in your own time.


Upon successful completion of this Institute of Hospitality endorsed course, students will receive their PDF certificate.

We only work with the very best

Our training courses are written and managed by hospitality professionals with many years experience in their field. You will be learning from the best and you will come away from your training inspired by mentors who understand your aspirations and requirements.

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