Selling Alcohol Responsibly Online Course

This course is a must for the mixed trade (grocery with an off-licence section) or an off-licence. It is also a useful course for those wishing to gain employment in a grocery store that sells alcohol or in an off-licence. It will give them a knowledge of their legal responsibilities in terms of selling alcohol responsibly.

Selling alcohol responsibly is integral to running a licenced premises, ensures the wellbeing of both employees and customers. Failure to act responsibly in terms of serving alcohol irresponsibly can result in court appearances, fines, imprisonment, loss of licence, increased insurance costs and loss of business.

Our sensible service of alcohol course for bar tenders and waiting staff who serve alcohol is designed in line with the Licencing Acts 1833-2008 and in accordance with the Code of Practice on the Display and Sale of Alcohol Products in Trading Premises.

Online Course Contents:

  • Tutorial & Instructions
  • Alcohol
  • Licensing Laws
  • Complying with the Law
  • Voluntary Code of Practice
  • Advertising and Selling Alcohol
  • Underage Drinking & ID
  • Refusing a sale
  • Equal Status Act

Entry Requirements: No previous experience is required.

Duration: Approx. 60 minutes at any time you choose. You can stop and restart, the course will be bookmarked where you left off. Work through this course at your own pace.

Certification Test: On completion of modules you will complete a short theory test online. You must achieve a pass mark of 60% to achieve certification.

IT Requirements: Internet Connection, Laptop or PC with Flash Player 8.0 or above or a tablet with Flash enabled browser.

Cost: €25