Staff Training

All staff who sell or serve alcohol are required to have a minimum of two hours of training before they begin work. The content of the this training is governed by the Licensing (Mandatory condition No. 2) (Scotland) Regulations 2007, a copy of which is available for download on this page. Also available is the form of Staff Training Record that every business must maintain.

People 1st, the Sector Skills Council, working with industry, have developed an advisory Standard for this training that offers guidance on what elements a business may wish to include within their training.  This is not mandatory, and no business is required to use it, nor can any individual or group force the use of this standard on any individual or business. To view the three documents, click on the relevant boxes below (or right-click in order to download them).
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DOWNLOAD Staff Training Standard DOWNLOAD Licensing (Training of Staff) Regs 2007 DOWNLOAD Form of Staff Training Record



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