Packaging, Protocols, & Trademarks

In the cannabis industry packaging is just as important as the cannabis plant itself. Illinois law requires many protocols that must be followed for your product to be legally sold and/or carried in a legal dispensary. This class will teach you all the legal information to prepare for your product to be on dispensary shelves or to be a much more knowledgeable cannabis worker.

Take this opportunity to enter into the cannabis industry on the ground floor in Illinois. With sales expected to top 2 billion dollars annually in Illinois (See cannabis sales #’s here) now is the time to enter into what is called the next big business boom and thats the Recreational cannabis industry. With Illinois adding the social equity component to the cannabis bill there is even more opportunity to get involved in the cannabis business if you have lived in a disproportionate area 5 of the last 10 years or have been affected by a cannabis arrest. Learn how to open and create a cannabis edibles business or just about any type of a cannabis related business.

NOW is the time to get information so you are next in line for employment and/or to open your own cannabis business.

Hands-on training: We provide hands on training for all listed items below.

  • How to properly read cannabis packaging labels.
  • Cannabis packaging compliance.
  • Penalties
  • Brand Examinations (We examine 3 of the top cannabis brands on the market today).
  • Design
  • How to get your product to market.
  • Cannabis Packaging Laws
  • Packaging Supply Chain
  • Proper dosage for cannabis products.
  • Trademark your cannabis brand.
  • Examination of knock-off cannabis products

With the ancillary products sector of the cannabis industry growing exponentially, this course focuses on the packaging protocols and cannabis infused and flower products business. During this 2-hour course, students will also learn about child proof packaging, proper labeling of cannabis products, proper dosage of each legal cannabis infused product and penalties for failing to adhere to the proper packaging laws.

Who should take this class:

  • Infusers
  • Dispensary Owners/ Staff
  • Craft Grow Owners/ Staff
  • Cannabis Transportation Owners/ Staff
  • Small Business owners
  • Event Planners
  • Club Owners/ Staff
  • Restaurant Owners/ Staff
  • Bar Owners/ Staff
  • Bakeries
  • Event Space Owners
  • Home Cooking (In Illinois you can legally possess 1 oz of cannabis)
  • Consumption Lounge Owners/ Staff

This class will show how to legally convert your current business over into the cannabis space.

Curriculum covers culinary and non-culinary jobs. This class is open discussion style meaning you can freely speak and ask any questions regarding Marijuana. We encourage and embrace all conversation.


December 27th 3pm-5pm

January 30th 3pm-5pm

February 18th 3pm-5pm