Please refer to the dates tab above.
The Licensees First Step / New Entrant Training is also available at the reopened Lilydale campus.
A good understanding of written and spoken English is required to undertake this course.
What You Learn
Understanding your liquor licence.
The legislative environment for liquor licensees.
Best practice in managing licensed premises.
What You Get
The knowledge of liquor law and licensee obligations under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998
A Certificate of Completion on the day.
Materials to Bring
Photo Identification (ie. drivers license, passport, etc).
Most new liquor licence applicants are required to complete Licensees' First Step (New Entrant Training), a Full day course. Liquor Licence applicants who have not completed the RSA course will be required to attend the RSA course as well as the Licensees' First Step training. The aim of Licensees' First Step is to provide an overview of Victorian liquor licensing laws and associated issues. This will enable licensees to comply with their legal obligations and contribute to minimising alcohol-related harm in the community.
The course content includes:
- Purpose of Victoria's liquor laws
- Role of the regulatory authorities
- Understanding / interpreting liquor licence requirements
- Common offences
- Managing best practice
- Licensee forums and accords
Please note: A good understanding of written and spoken English is required to undertake this course.