Intro to Cannabis

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  • Course level: All Levels

About Course

Ready to learn more about cannabis but not quite sure where to start? Or maybe you’re wondering if a career switch to a dispensary job is even the right fit for you? We’ve got you covered!

Our virtual Intro to Cannabis Course will give you a basic understanding of where the cannabis industry stands today.

This course includes three virtual, self-paced modules with quizzes and additional downloadable resources that you can access anytime from any device.

In these modules, you’ll learn everything a budtender or aspiring cannabis professional needs to know to get started in the cannabis industry. From the plant’s history, terminology, and chemistry to the routes of administration and various career opportunities.

Knowing the fundamentals will help you decide if a career in cannabis is right for you. During this course, you’ll learn from some of the industry’s most inspiring entrepreneurs, activists, medical professionals, and educators.

Our instructors have spent years building their careers in the cannabis space and look forward to sharing their first-hand experiences with you. You’ll learn from some of the industry’s most inspiring entrepreneurs, activists, doctors, and educators.

More than 428,059 full-time legal cannabis jobs have been created across the U.S., and the growth is not slowing down any time soon. With more states transitioning to legalized markets, career opportunities are endless.

Don't miss your chance to find your Path to Purpose with:

- A 100% online experience

-Courses catered to your schedule

-User-friendly interface with easy navigation

-Content is comprehensive and engaging

-Quick and convenient certification

Our Approach

Each module features a combination of video lessons, some light reading, downloadable resources, and a quiz to test your knowledge.

What Will I Learn?

Module 1: History of Cannabis & Basic Terminology

Introduction to Cannabis
Brief overview of the plant's history and medicinal uses
The current laws and regulatory environment in effect across the United States
Basic Terminology
Understanding the ECS & How cannabis works in the human body

Module 2: Routes of Administration & Dosing Guidelines

Module 3: Marijuana Business and Career Opportunities

Sample Content From Our Modules

About the instructors

When it comes to learning about cannabis it can be hard to know who to trust. With all the misinformation being spread across the internet it’s important you learn from actual experts who not only pioneered the industry, but are continuously working to move the industry forward.
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12 Courses

11 students

Nathaniel Vice Cannabis Business Sectors and Career Opportunities
Codi Peterson The Endocannabinoid System and Human Body, Cannabinoids 101
Jolene Bettis Routes of Administration Foundations of Budtending Effective Communication Techniques
Price : Free Demo

Material Includes

  • 3+ hours of lessons
  • On-demand videos
  • Over 20+ downloadable resources
  • Annual access
  • Access on any device

Enrolling Fall 2022.

Pre-register below for more details.


  • No experience required. We will start from the basics and gradually build up your knowledge.
  • Microsoft Office highly encouraged but not required

Target Audience

  • You are interested in learning more about cannabis for personal knowledge.
  • You are applying for a dispensary job but haven't worked in the industry yet.
  • You were just hired in a dispensary and are going through the onboarding process.