C&G Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders Refresher


Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 specifies that in Scotland the holder of a personal licence must undergo refresher training within 5 years of the date of their personal licence being issued to ensure their licence remains valid.  This refresher course is also suitable for people who need to renew their licence at 10 years.

Every personal licence holder will be required to produce a certificate to the licensing board that originally issued their personal licence as evidence that they have all passed the Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders Refresher

This course is delivered online, via the video platform, Microsoft Teams.  Delegates will be sent an email invite to attend this course.  The assessment will take place at one of our campus's shortly after the training has been completed.


Both Campus Sites


0.5 day course, plus exam onsite at campus



Entry Requirements

Candidates must hold a valid Personal Licence

Course Content

The course covers the legally required syllabus which is:

  • Licensing & Operational Responsibilities
  • Protecting Children & Young Persons
  • Control of Order
  • Training Requirements
  • The effect of alcohol consumption on you and your business


Multiple Choice Assessment at college campus - Stranraer or Dumfries. 

Candidates must hold photographic ID - you will not be able to complete the examination without it.

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course: Telephone: (01387) 734 199 E-mail: shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk