Award in Underage Sales Prevention (AUASP)

  • State categories of age restrictions and categories of harm in relation to age restricted products
  • Outline the law regarding the sale of alcohol, including the penalties for selling alcohol to children
  • Recognise other age restricted products, the restrictions placed on them and the penalties for failing to follow the law
  • Use effective communication to ask for proof of age and refuse service when necessary
  • Recognise acceptable proof of age
  • Deal appropriately with threatening or abusive behaviour, including seeking support from colleagues or the police if necessary



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The Award for Underage Sales Prevention (AUASP) course focuses on the prevention of unlawful sales in age-restricted products. The course covers a series of important topics such as what age-restricted products are, refusing service to those underage and the penalties that can be incurred if sales staff are guilty of unlawful supply.

Duration: 30 minutes.

Valid:  Up to 1 year after purchase.

Assessment: Upon completion of the course, learners will complete an end of learning assessment consisting of 20 questions. 70% of the questions will need to be answered correctly in order to pass and receive a certificate.

Endorsement(s): Institute of Hospitality.

Accreditation: CPD awarding body.