Planning to work as a duty manager in charge of liquor sales? Licensing laws have recently changed – complete this essential short course to make sure you comply!
With a range of start dates throughout the year, this popular seminar develops a working knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and acts as a vital pathway to the Licence Controller Qualification and the General Manager’s Certificate. This is an intense three-day course that comprehensively covers government legislations on the sale and supply of liquor and you will need a good level of comprehension to succeed.
You'll be taught via blended delivery, attending three afternoon classes at our Windermere campus and sitting a 90 minute exam on the final day. Online tests are available to students wishing to check their knowledge prior to the exam.
It is a mandatory course for anyone who wants to work as a duty manager in charge of a liquor store, supermarket, café, restaurant, nightclub, bar, community or sports club. The Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 was fully implemented in December 2013, replacing the Sale of Liquor Act 1989. The effects of these changes are fully explained during this seminar.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive:
- NZQA credit for unit standards 4646 and 16705
|Next intake||Jun 2020 View more details|
3 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
This course is taught through blended delivery - a combination of online study and class attendance.
Part-time study available
Offered online or partly online
|Indicative Fees||$285 total cost of course for domestic students View full fees information|
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This course is a pre-requisite for anyone wishing to apply for their General Managers Certificate (administered by district licensing agencies).
Topics you'll cover
- Objective and applications of the Act
- Responsibilities of a duty manager
- Host responsibility
- Sale and supply of alcohol
- Licence type, application and renewal procedures
- Offences and penalties
You'll gain two NZQA unit standards - 4646 and 16705 - to prove your knowledge of the law and your responsibilities as a host.
You'll then need to apply to ServiceIQ for your Licence Controller Qualification and upon receipt can apply to your local regional authority for a General Manager's Certificate. (Note: you must be 20 years or over to obtain a General Manager's Certificate).
|Indicative Fees *||$285 total cost of course for domestic students|
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Course Entry Information
There are no minimum academic requirements (open entry), however you must be a minimum of 20 years old at the time the course is undertaken in order to obtain a General Manager's Certificate.
You must have:
- access to a computer and the internet to complete the online theory component of the course.
English language requirements
Level 4 certificate IELTS General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace or Academic, or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.
Course Locations and Intake Information
|Rotorua||Mokoia Campus||22 Jun 2020|
|Tauranga||Windermere Campus||22 Jun 2020|
|Rotorua||Mokoia Campus||16 Nov 2020|
|Tauranga||Windermere Campus||16 Nov 2020|
- 3 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
- This course is taught through blended delivery - a combination of online study and class attendance.
- Part-time study available
- Offered online or partly online