Certified Trainer Education

This training is developed for you to be a certified instructor in the cannabis industry in Illinois. With this training you will have enough hours (16) to certify you as an instructor to be employed by a trusted vendor in the state of Illinois, or start your own cannabis education business.

Who should take this class:

  • Infusers
  • Small Business owners
  • Event Planners
  • Club Owners/ Staff
  • Restaurant Owners/ Staff
  • Bar Owners/ Staff
  • Cannabis Business Owners
  • Event Space Owners
  • Brand Ambassadors
  • Illinois Responsible Vendors
  • Educators

Curriculum covers:

  • Culinary and non-culinary jobs
  • Proper use of security measures
  • procedures for responding to an emergency
  • Processor facility operating procedures
  • Methods used to create edible marijuana products and marijuana-infused products
  • Procedures for handling products including procedures used to prepare, produce, package and store marijuana products
  • Proper THC dosage procedures 
  • Proper marketing of cannabis products
  • How to obtain trademark registration for cannabis business
  • Creating SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) for cannabis business
  • Security protocols
  • Proper packaging
  • Budtender Training
  • Training on utilizing a transportation manifest
  • Transportation training for cannabis transportation
  • Compliance
  • Seed to Sale tracking
  • POS System Training
  • BHO Infusion Process
  • Dispensary Procedures
  • Cannabis Proper Terminology

This class is open discussion style meaning you can freely speak and ask any questions regarding Marijuana. We encourage and embrace all conversation.

Class Dates

Session 1: Jan 15th and 16th: 9am-5pm

Session 2: April 2nd and 3rd: 9am-5pm