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SALPS Online Course

14.9900 2023-12-30 MTA010 14.9900
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  • Course Type E-Learning
  • Course Duration 2 Hours
  • Course Access 12 Months
  • Awarded By The CPD Standard Office
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Understand your responsibilities as a personal license holder as well as the legal required training of staff selling or serving alcohol under the Licensing Scotland Act 2005.
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Course Description

The SALPS (Scottish Award for Licensed Premises Staff) online course meets the requirements of The Licensing (Scotland) Regulations 2007, which states that every person who is involved in the making of alcohol sales must receive ‘relevant training’. This e-learning course covers the topics and matters specified in the regulation and meets the required 2 hours’ duration time.

Upon completion, the learner and an existing Personal Licence Holder must both sign the training record certificate and retain a copy.

The SALPS course is designed to assist learners in understanding their responsibilities as retailers of alcohol under the Licensing Scotland Act 2005. It provides a thorough understanding of the framework surrounding the law, regulation and social responsibility related to the sale of alcohol. The course also provides good practice in managing conflict situations and standards of service.

Completing this course is the perfect way to prove your knowledge. The certificate achieved is fully registered with the CPD Standards Office and endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality and BIIAB.

You don’t need to have any previous manual handling training to do this course.

In order to complete this course, you must achieve 70% or more in the final multiple-choice quiz. 

Aims of this course

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Outline the five licensing objectives
  • Define ‘alcohol’ in relation to the Licensing Scotland Act (2005)
  • Explain what constitutes an unlicensed sale and the penalties of this
  • Describe the functions and powers of Licensing Standards Officers
  • List the information which must be present in an Operating Plan
  • Outline ‘licensed hours’ in relation to licensed premises, including offences in relation to outwith license hours
  • Outline offences under the act with relation to the sale of alcohol to children
  • Identify potential underage purchasers and recognise acceptable proof of age
  • Utilise good service practice to establish a safe and well managed premises
  • Use effective communication to request proof of age
  • Recognise and deal effectively with potential conflict situations
  • Calculate the units of alcohol in a drink using the ABV

Why train with us?

  • 100% Pass Rate.
  • Easy to complete.
  • Full audio voiceover 
  • Free Retakes.
  • Study online from anywhere, at your own pace.
  • Download and print your accredited CPD certificate on successful completion.

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We’re so certain that you’ll get great value from our SALPS course that we offer a 14 Day 100% Money Back Guarantee.

Our students frequently recommend our courses to their friends, family and colleagues, so it’s vitally important to us that you are 100% satisfied with the service you receive from My Training Academy.

If you’re not entirely satisfied, then you will receive a full refund.

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Bulk discounts

Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.

If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.

Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for anyone who wants to understand their responsibilities as a personal license holder and the legal required training of staff selling or serving alcohol under the Licensing Scotland Act 2005.

Course Assessment Process

Duration: It should take at least 2 hours to complete this course to meet the requirements of the Licensing (Scotland) Regulation 2007 and this must be verified by the signature of an existing Personal Licence Holder.

Valid:  Up to 1 year after purchase.

Assessment: Upon completion of the course, learners will complete an end of learning assessment consisting of 20 questions. 70% of the questions will need to be answered correctly in order to pass and receive a certificate.

Endorsement(s): Institute of Hospitality and BIIAB.

Accreditation: CPD awarding body.

Got a question about exams? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!

Requirements

Our training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC’s.

For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.

Looking for more information?
What is the structure of the course?
The course is broken down into bite-sized modules. You're free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each section, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.

Where / when can I study the course?
You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web-based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers and most tablet devices etc. so you can even study while on the move! As long as you have access to the internet, you should be able to study anywhere that's convenient.

Is there a test at the end of the course?
Once you have completed all the modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken at a time and location of your choosing.

What if I don't pass the test?
If you don’t pass the test first time then you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.

When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it.

How long does it take to complete the course?
We estimate that the entire program is likely to take around 2-4 hours to work through initially, but you may want to allow more time to repeat some areas. You should allow an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test
If we haven't answered your questions, please submit a question. We are happy to help and answer any questions you might have.
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Course Outline

The modules covered on this course are as followed:

Sections 1-4: Legal requirements for serving alcohol

Section 1 – Training

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Training team members and legal requirements

Section 2 – Licensing and the licensing objectives

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Licensing law
  • Licensing objectives

Section 3 – The definition of ‘alcohol’ in the act

In this section, you will learn about:

  • The definition of ‘alcohol’ in the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 4 – What constitutes an unlicensed sale?

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Licensing authorities

Sections 5 – 8: Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 5 – The functions of Licensing Standards Officers

In this section, you will learn about:

  • The functions of Licensing Standards Officers
  • The powers of Licensing Standards Officers

Section 6 – The nature of an operating plan

In this section, you will learn about:

  • The nature of an operating plan and its place in the licensing system

Section 7 – Types of licence conditions

In this section, you will learn about:

  • National mandatory premises licence conditions
  • National mandatory occasional licence conditions

Section 8 – Clubs Section 125

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Special provisions for clubs under section 125 of the Act
  • Exemption of ‘certain clubs’ from parts of the LSA2005

Sections 9 – 12: Offences

Section 9 – Licensed hours under Part 5 of the Act

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Offences in relation to ‘outwith licensed hours’
  • Exceptions to the offences in 9.2
  • Criteria for the grant of a 24-hour licence
  • Hours permitted for off-sales premises
  • The effect of the start and end of British Summer Time

Section 10 – Offences

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Sale of alcohol to a child or young person
  • Allowing the sale of alcohol to a child or young person
  • Purchase of alcohol by or for a young person
  • Consumption/delivery of alcohol by, or to a child or young person
  • Drunkenness and disorderly conduct

Section 11 – Proof of age

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Purchasers/drinkers
  • Underage sales notices
  • Delivery of alcohol by a child or young person

Section 12 – Test purchasing

In this section, you will learn about:

  • What test purchasing of alcohol is and test purchasing activities

Section 13 – 16: Implementing legislation

Section 13 – Standards of service and refusing service - ‘best practice’

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Good service practice
  • Refusing service
  • Challenging proof of age
  • Explaining why you’re asking for a proof of age
  • Establishing empathy and the use of humour

Section 14 – The relationship between units and the strength of different alcoholic drinks

In this section, you will learn about:

  • The relationship between units and the strength of different alcoholic drinks

Section 15 – Drinking limits

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Drinking limits recommended by the British Medical Association

Section 16 – Conflicts

In this section, you will learn about:

  • Identifying signs of conflict
  • Dealing with aggressive or abusive responses
  • Resolving conflict and creating a ‘win-win’ situation
Training Features

E-Learning Format

This eLearning is accessed through a dedicated learner portal. Your course material is presented in an interactive and easy to follow presentation enabling you to study at your own pace.

The course is divided into simple sections with a short quiz at the end of each to test your knowledge. Once you have progressed through each of the course sections you can complete an end of course quiz which consists of multiple-choice questions based on the material that you have studied.

Once you have passed the course you can download your fully accredited CPD certificate (PDF format) directly from your learning account.

Test Retakes

If you don't pass the first time, don't worry, you can resist the test as many times as required - until you pass.

New – Translation Feature

Our state-of-the-art e-learning portal now offers translation features. Making learning across countries easy with automatic language translation – available in 75 popular international languages. Allowing learners to study in their preferred language. 

Payment Options

For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the course to your shopping basket by selecting Add to Basket. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a PayPal account. Once payment is confirmed, we’ll process your order and email your course login instructions.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact us on 0808 175 1269 or email sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.

Purchase Order Payments: To pay and enrol for courses using a purchase order (PO), please email your PO details to sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.

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