Approved Manager Course - 2 Units

52735WA - Course in Management of Licensed Premises

Do you need to do this course?

Do you need to be an Unrestricted or a Restricted Approved Manager?  If you don't know .... please review the RGL Policy below
Do you just need to renew your ID card? [ click here for more information ]


52735WA - Course in Management of Licensed Premises


This Racing, Gaming and Liquor Accredited Course includes 2 units:

  • Core Unit:  MLPLCA401A - Manage legislative requirements for the sale, supply and service of liquor
  • Elective Unit:  MLPLCA402A - Manage an environment for the sale, supply and service of liquor

This unit is designed for:

  • Licensees
  • Unrestricted Approved Managers

in premises where alcohol is supplied or consumed by members of the public

The core unit MLPLCA401A - Manage legislative responsibilities for the sale, supply and service of liquor is the mandatory training as specified by the State Licensing Authority, Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor for Unrestricted Approved Managers and Licensees.

Successful completion of this unit will demonstrate compliance with the mandatory knowledge requirements as specified by the Liquor Control Act 1988; and satisfy the training requirement for persons applying for a Liquor Licence or an Unrestricted Approved Manager ID card in WA. 
  • Upon successful completion of this course, students will be issued a Statement of Attainment for 52735WA - Course in Management of Licensed Premises
  • Self-paced estimated duration: 4-hours minimum
    • Actual time required will depend upon a student's learning capability along with their current level of knowledge and understanding of this topic
  • By enrolling in this unit you are declaring that you are the person who will be completing the unit

Pre-requisite Training

  • Prior to the issuance of your statement of Attainment, evidence of the follow pre-requisite training must be provided:
    • Statement of Attainment:  SITHFAB002 - Responsible service of alcohol (or equivalent:  SITHFAB201/SITHFAB009A/THHBFB09B)

Course Purchase

Purchase Approved Manager Course only for $155

To create your personal Student Account you will need

  • Your Unique Student Indentifier (USI) Number - Visit the Australian Government website to get yours
  • Your date of birth and full legal name
  • A personal email address (not a company email)
  • If you have purchased courses with HAT before you can login to your 'Student Login' and then purchase the course once logged in

The Approved Manager ID card

Unrestricted Approved Manager ID card for liquor licences other than below. 
Restricted Approved Manager ID card for Club, Club Restricted and Occasional Licence types (may only require RSA certificate).
  • MLPLCA401A - Manage legislative responsibilities for the sale, supply and service of liquor provides sufficient evidence of training for you to apply for an Unrestricted Approved Managers ID card through Racing, Gaming & Liquor.
  • All licensed premises must have an Approved Manager on duty at all times during business hours.
  • All Approved Managers must produce their Approved Manager ID card as evidence of training and approval by Racing, Gaming & Liquor.
  • Application for your Approved Manager ID card must be made online at and it is recommended that you download the Approved Manager Lodgement Guide to assist your application process.
  • RGL charges apply for issuance your Approved Manager ID card | 

WA only course - Download these two documents

DRGL Approved Manager Lodgement Guide  and  

  • information about Approved Managers, and
  • what type of card you need, and
  • how to get your ID card, and
  • how to renew your ID card [ click here ] no training required

How to get your certificate

  • Successfully complete the assessments in your own time
  • Once your course has been marked as competent, you will be emailed an alert letting you know that your Certificate/Statement of Attainment can be downloaded from your student profile

Authenticity Declaration

  • As a Registered Training Organisation, we need to verify that the person who completed the online training and assessment is the same person who enrolled for the course and will be issued with the Statement of Attainment.

Student Requirements for this course

  • Student Handbook - download
  • Student Training Manual - download
  • Internet access to research legislation as per weblinks provided
  • System:  PC | Mac | Android | iPad | iPhone
  • Capable of viewing videos
  • Audio with speakers or headphones to listen to videos
  • PDF Reader - downloads will require Adobe Reader
  • Preferred Browsers:  Mozilla Firefox (1.5+); Google Chrome; Internet Explorer (10+).