Introduction to Cannabis Retail

Cannabis Production

What can you expect from this program/course?

This course prepares students for employment in the cannabis retail industry. It will help students thrive in the industry by introducing them to a scientific and biological framework for understanding cannabis, a variety of product knowledge and the regulations required to operate successfully within a Canadian retail cannabis outlet.

This course is completed entirely online and students can log on at times that best suit them in this 4 week course. Students will complete various assessments and have access to an industry-based instructor to help differentiate themselves in this new and popular industry.

Course at a glance

Credential: Non-credit

Length of Program: 4 weeks

Delivery: Online

Program Dates: 

  • September 9 - October 9, 2019 

  • February 3 - February 28, 2020

Registration Deadlines:  Two weeks prior to course start date 

Costs: $799 + GST

Selection Process for Admission: First come-first served basis.

Admission Requirements: Students must be 18 prior to enrollment. It is recommended that they have their grade 11 education or beyond, and any previous criminal record should be assessed for eligibility in the industry prior to taking courses.