RSA Online and Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) Learning to estimate Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) is fundamental to the responsible service of alcohol. Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) is simply how much alcohol is in the body. BAC is measured in grams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood (g%). For example, a BAC of 0.05% means that […]
If you want to work in a job serving or selling alcohol within Australia, you are going to need to complete (SITHFAB002) Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol , or as it is more commonly known as RSA Training. Our online RSA course is delivered in QLD, NT, SA and WA so depending on which State […]
Liquor cannot be sold legally to a minor. In addition, where there are reasonable grounds for considering that an adult is purchasing alcohol for a minor, RSA QLD staff must decline the sale. When an adult attempts to buy liquor for a minor -this is called a secondary sale.
RSA staff must understand that intoxication begins when the first drink of alcohol is consumed and commences its passage through the human body. When alcohol builds up in a person’s bloodstream, it can significantly affects the drinker’s understanding of events and their outward behaviour. The body quickly absorbs alcohol. However, the exact time that the […]
Most Australians drink alcohol for enjoyment, relaxation and sociability, at levels that cause few adverse effects. However, there are some who drink at levels that increase their risk of alcohol-related harm. RSA staff at licensed venues should understand that alcohol can cause significant ill-health and hardship for some people.
People are affected by alcohol in different ways. Is it just the amount of alcohol consumed? Or do other factors influence how a person’s health and behaviour are affected by alcohol?
In NSW it is illegal to sell, supply or obtain liquor for a person who is under 18 years of age. Licensees and RSA staff need to take a proactive and high profile approach to support this NSW legislation in relation to the prevention of underage drinking.