Personal Licence Training

We provide APLH Personal Licence training courses to equip licensees and their staff with the knowledge to operate their premises within the requirements of the law at our training centres in Scarborough, Filey and York. Courses can also be delivered at a client’s own premises across Yorkshire.

The Personal Licence courses are accredited by the British Institute Of Innkeeping (BII), the leading awarding body for qualifications for the licensed and retail sector. All courses are accredited by the qualifications and Curriculum Authority.

Next Personal Licence course dates: 

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for upcoming dates in 2022

Scarborough Venue:             

Falsgrave Community Resource Centre, Seamer Road, Scarborough YO12 4DJ. Registration 8.45 am.

Optional Service:


There is an optional service to do the admin to obtain your licence for a fee of £85, plus your local council fee for the Personal Licence £37.  We will provide guidance and advice on how to apply for your DBS check (which is £23 online) 

If you wish O’Brien Licensing to do the admin the total cost will be £267 (Personal Licence course, Council PL Application and admin fee)

To attend a course please contact us on obrienlicensing@gmail.comID will be required; such as Passport or Driving Licence. If neither of these are available contact us to ask what we can accept.

If you would like us to obtain your licence we will need two passport photos, your National Insurance number and a copy of a utility bill.

Payment for any course should be made no later than 48 hours before the course day. Bank details are on the invoice, cash will also be accepted on the day of the course and a receipt provided. Cancellations 24 to 48 hours before the course date will be refunded 50% of the course fee plus any additional fees. Cancellations within 24 hrs will be refunded any additional fees paid but not the course fee.