Olds College is excited to launch a new Introduction to Cannabis Retail course. Provided by means of Continuing Education, the new on the internet course was created in partnership with 420 Clinic and prepares students for employment in the cannabis retail sector.

Students will be introduced to a scientific and biological framework for understanding cannabis, a assortment of solution information and the regulations essential to operate effectively inside a Canadian retail cannabis outlet.

“We are pleased to be functioning with our new Cannabis Education and Analysis Sector Advisory Committee, produced up of representatives from sector and the College, to build new programming and study possibilities that help the cannabis sector and supply new finding out possibilities for our students,” comments Patrick Machacek, Vice President, Improvement and Technique.  “Olds College has been supporting the horticulture sector for more than 50 years, and we appear forward to continuing to help them as the cannabis sector grows in Canada.”

Dr. Ife Abiola, Healthcare Director for 420 Clinic states, “We’ve constantly stressed the value of education to assure public security is maintained. Our target is to make positive the added benefits of use are maximized, and any adverse effects are minimized. We will equip these who enroll with the scientific, regulatory, and operational background to make Alberta protected for adult cannabis use.”

A 4 week course, the Introduction to Cannabis Retail course is completed totally on the internet and students can log on at occasions that ideal suit them.  Students will total several assessments and have access to an sector-primarily based instructor to assist differentiate themselves in this new and well-liked sector.

The initial course supplying will take spot Oct. 1 – 26, 2018. Registration deadline is Sept. 17. The price of the plan is $799 + GST. Continuing Education courses are non-credit courses or applications that are supplied on a price-recovery basis and are not topic to approval by Sophisticated Education.


Initially posted by Olds College