Manager training and qualifications
Managers of licensed premises need to understand and comply with New Zealand's alcohol laws.
Before applying for a Manager's certificate, you need to complete specific training and qualifications.
New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) unit standards
Managers are required to complete two unit standards from the New Zealand Qualifications Authority:
- 4646 - Demonstrate knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012
- 16705 - Demonstrate knowledge of host responsibility requirements as a duty manager of licensed premises
The unit standards complement the Licence Controller Qualification course and require around 20-30 hours of study.
When you have gained the unit standards, you'll need to request: