Cannabis Primer, In-person at the University of Guelph Apr 29 - May 3/19
Hosted at the University of Guelph campus in collaboration with the Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility, Cannabis Compliance Inc. is pleased to present a Cannabis Primer course to individuals looking to get some insight into production side of this new emerging industry.
This training program provides students with the necessary skills and abilities to meet standard operating procedures in all job functions. Students are instructed on how to perform grow operations such as soil preparation, propagation, transplanting, watering/fertigation, defoliation, trimming and pruning, harvesting, and inventory management. Monitoring and inspecting crops to determine plant health (identifying pests and disease), taking pest control measures to maintain crop health, as well as cleaning and sanitizing production rooms and equipment will also be covered.
Suggested Background: Participants should be generally familiar with horticulture (or similar agricultural, food, pharmaceutical, or related industrial) operations. Experience in greenhouse and/or agricultural operations would be beneficial.
Course Dates: April 29 – May 2, 2019
Time: 9 – 3pm daily
Location: University of Guelph, Ontario Veterinary College, Lifetime Learning Centre, Bldg 77, Rm 1715. Access off of McGilvary Street
Tuition: $599 + tax
General Security Awareness
Did you know that you are required, under the Cannabis Act regulations, to have a security training plan for new and existing employees?
Choose Cannabis Compliance Inc. to expertly train your staff. We have developed an online training program that is available on demand and addresses all the required training areas as indicated in the Act. Upon completion of the course, students will be awarded a badge of completion. The badge expires one year from the date of issue so that your employees will know when it’s time to get a refresher.
Course Dates: On demand
Duration: Approximately 30-60 minutes
Tuition: $99 per person + tax
Integrated Pest Management Apr 22 - May 12
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is a preventative approach to managing pests and diseases in an effective, economical and environmentally sound way. Course components include:
Course Dates: Apr 22 - May 12, 2019
Tuition: $2950 plus tax
Master Grower: Apr 1 - May 12, 2019
The Master Grower Program addresses cannabis plant physiology and techniques for maximizing crop quality in propagation, in maintaining plant health, and in providing plant and crop care at licensed cannabis production facilities. Program components include:
Suggested Background / Pre-requisites:
Participants should have general familiarity with plant growth and care in agricultural, horticultural, gardening, or floricultural operations.
Course Dates: Apr 1 - May 12, 2019
Tuition: $3700 plus tax
PROD. ASSOC: Production Associate Program Jan 7 - Feb 24, 2019
Production Associates perform a variety of tasks in cultivation, harvesting, and processing operations in licensed medical cannabis production facilities. Courses include:
Participants should be generally familiar with horticulture (or similar agricultural, food, pharmaceutical or related industrial) operations. Experience in greenhouse and/or agricultural operations would be beneficial.
Course Dates: April 15 - June 2, 2019
Tuition: $1499 plus tax
PROD. MGMT: Production Manager Program May 20 - Jul 7
Production Managers provide oversight and manage all aspects of operations in cultivation, harvesting, processing, and related production departments in licenced cannabis production facilities. Courses include:
Participants should have progressive management and/or supervisory experience in production operations, preferably in the horticultural industry. Management experience in food, agriculture, pharmaceutical, manufacturing or related industries would be beneficial.
Course Dates: May 20 - Jul 7, 2019
Tuition: $4350 plus tax
QAA: Quality Assurance Associate Program May 6 - Jun 30
Quality Assurance Associates provide quality control support to cultivation, harvesting, processing and other departments in licensed cannabis production facilities. Courses include:
Participants should be generally familiar with quality systems experience in the food, pharmaceutical, manufacturing or related industries. Experience with procedures (testing, recording and reporting) in a quality related role would also be beneficial.
Course Dates: May 6 - Jun 30, 2019
Tuition: $5750 plus tax
Retail Consultants provide frontline customer service to individuals looking to purchase cannabis under the new legal framework. The goal of the program is to provide comprehensive and efficient training to staff who require basic knowledge of cannabis, its effects and standard operating procedures. Courses include:
Course Dates: On demand
Tuition: $450 plus tax