About Us

Personal Licence Scotland is dedicated to offering high quality and affordable SQA approved personal licence training courses. Our mission is to provide monthly training courses in major Scottish cities, at venues accessible by rail and road. Personal Licence Scotland was first launched in response to the introduction of the new Licensing Act for Scotland, which came into force on September 1, 2009. Our official launch was at the Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh for the SLTN (Scottish Licensed Trade News) annual trade show. Over the last few years we have helped thousands of Scots gain their licensing qualification.Over the years, the we have provided training courses for small retailers, independents and large national companies: DHL, Makro, Jury’s Inn (Glasgow), Ibis Hotels, Scottish Whisky Centre in London , Nicholson’s, Scottish Liqueur Centre, T.G.I. Fridays, Genting Casino’s, SKY TV, Hard To Find Whisky (HTFW) London Univercity College (LUC), T.J Hughes and Laithwaites Wine to name only a few.
Personal Licence Scotland is a division of Personal Licence Training (UK) Ltd, a specialist licensing firm who deal solely with alcohol licensing in Scotland, England and Wales. Our specialist team of licensing consultants and tutors assist clients with every aspect of alcohol licensing. PLT specialise in preparing and securing premises licence and personal licence applications, as well as amending the conditions of existing premises licences. Our network of licensing consultants, solicitors, architects allows us to assist with every aspect of these processes. Training is an integral part of the licensing process. PLT provide training courses for the SCPLH, SCPLH refresher and SCLPS licensing qualifications, as well as for a range of qualifications vital to the success of licensed premises.Our experienced in-house legal consultants can assist in licence hearings and appeals, realistically assessing your prospects and presenting a confident and well prepared case on your behalf.

A complete service

Every business is different and so is every licence application. PLT react to this by offering a full range of licensing services. Nothing should delay an efficient licence application or variation: from personal licence applications to staff training, we can assist your business.

Affordable, flexible, local

PLT design services and training to revolve around your needs. We offer instructor led training courses at over 120 venues nationwide, with no hidden costs or regional price fluctuations. Our licensing team have developed and pioneered nationally recognised qualifications, and introduced a flexible e-learning system.

Access to information and materials

We strongly believe in the value of free access to up-to-date and accurate information. From 2010, we have sponsored the foremost licensing blog, AlcoholLicence.org, and provide regular licensing guides. Our Challenge 25 posters are free to download.