Licence Controller Training (LCQ) (Level 4)

New Zealand law requires that any hospitality business selling alcohol on its premises has a qualified duty manager on-site at all times.

This short Licence Controller Qualification programme covers the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act (2012) and its implications for licensed premises, as well as the host responsibility requirements as a duty manager of licensed premises. An LCQ is the approved prerequisite qualification for anyone applying for or renewing a Duty/General Manager’s Certificate.

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Programme Structure/Courses

The LCQ covers two unit standards:

  1. 4646 Demonstrate knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and its implications for licensed premises (Level  4, Credits 2); and
  2. 16705 Demonstrate knowledge of host responsibility requirements as a duty manager of licensed premises (Level 4, Credits 3).

Duration & Start Dates

Two weeks

Start Dates 2021

Trimester 1
1 March to 14 March

Trimester 2
5 July to 18 July

Trimester 3
1 November to 14 November

Entry Requirements

IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5.0 / TOEFL iBT 46 (with a writing score of 14); and
16 years and over

Fees

International Students

2021 Programme Fees: NZ$160
Resource Fees: NZ$90
Total: NZ$250

N.B. Full-time AIS students and affiliates are eligible for a $70 discount.

Domestic Students

2021 Programme Fees: NZ$160
Resource Fees: NZ$90
Total: NZ$250

N.B. Full-time AIS students and affiliates are eligible for a $60 discount.

This programme is eligible for a student loan from Studylink. Contact Studylink on 0800 88 99 00 or log on to www.studylink.govt.nz to apply for student finance.

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