• Course Code
  • 0417RSA
  • Course Type
  • Short Course
  • Cost
  • $65
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Location
  • Warragul
  • Morwell
  • Leongatha
  • Traralgon
  • Bairnsdale
  • Sale (FLC)
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Course Overview

This course covers the legalities and responsibilities of serving alcohol to patrons and diners on licensed premises. It explains the strategies for responsible serving of alcohol and how to refuse service if you need to. It also covers facts about alcohol and responsible alcohol consumption.

Course structure

In this course you will learn about:

  • Golden rules for bar staff
  • Problems associated with excessive consumption
  • Alcohol and the law
  • Who is responsible? (negligence)
  • Facts about alcohol
  • Strategies for responsibly serving alcohol
  • Functions
  • Refusal of service.

Is this course right for me?

This course fulfils the legal training requirements for people who serve alcohol or work in licensed premises.

Please be aware that although this course will consist of nationally recognised training, the  certificate of completion  received upon successful completion is valid only within the state of Victoria. The nationally recognised training within this course should enable participants to sit the relevant test and gain the relevant licences within other Australian states.

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Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this short course, students will be issued with a Certificate of Completion in accordance to Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulator

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Further Information

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course.


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost


Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

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Course Structure

Course Modules


Written assessment


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