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You can still gain your personal licence with CPL.

In light of the on-going situation with coronavirus (COVID-19), we have decided to postpone our face-to-face courses. However, you can still complete your training and gain your qualification with a fully online experience. Choose your course from the selection below, and we will do the rest.

Important Information

Considering the most recent advice from the government regarding the on-going situation with coronavirus (COVID-19), we have taken the decision to postpone our face-to-face courses and exams. CPL Training have put measures in place to ensure you can still successfully complete your personal licence training and refresh your qualification.

As the UK’s largest provider of personal licence training, we are here to support you through this process during this challenging time.

Find out how you can still gain your qualification below.

Course Price

£95 +VAT

Course Overview

How to complete the Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders Refresher (SCPLH/R)

In Scotland, personal licence holders must complete refresher training every five years to refresh their knowledge of the licencing regime. They must also send their training certificate to the Licensing Board which issued their personal licence.

They must also apply to renew their personal licence every ten years and complete the renewal application no later than three months before the expiry date of their licence. The Scottish government has recommended that personal licence holders complete and submit their refresher training certificate as part of their renewal application. The Scottish Certificate for Personal Licence Holders Refresher qualification is the recognised way of adhering to these requirements.

To complete the refresher course, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Book onto the SCPLH R e-learning course delivered by CPL Training which covers the most important aspects of licensing law and regulation and helps prepare for the final exam. Once a booking has been made the learner will receive a confirmation letter detailing how to log in and complete the e-learning course. Learners will also receive a course handbook to assist them in their learning.

Step 2: Once you have completed the e-learning course, you can then complete the SCPLH Refresher examination via a web portal which will be recorded via a web camera. Learners will be provided will all necessary information about how to complete the e-assessment.

Course Content

  • The policy context
  • An overview of the licensing functions
  • Conduct responsible operation of licensed premises
  • Best practice in regards to alcohol, drugs and disorderly conduct
  • Assessment

    To complete the e-assessment delegates will be required to log into the digital invigilation platform using their unique credentials. The learner will be required to comply with exam conditions using their smartphone and webcam. Setup takes just 5 minutes and support is available in getting set up.

    What you’ll need

    • Isolated area where you won’t be interrupted
    • Computer
    • Webcam
    • Smartphone
    • Identification

    Other Course Options

    CPL Training are known for their first-rate service in helping you refresh your personal licence training in Scotland. Usually we also offer the option for delegates to attend their chosen date and venue to sit the 40 question SCPLH Refresher examination.

    Learners also are able to talk to our team about organising face-to-face training or organise training for multiple learners in a face-to-face setting. We look forward to once again providing these options for you to complete your SCPLH Refresher Course, and we will endeavour to keep our clients and potential customers up to date about any changes to the courses we can offer as the situation develops.

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