Become a Certified Cannabis Specialist!
The 6 online courses in the Certified Cannabis
Specialist training program are listed below. Students
complete them at their own pace. Once a student has completed the
6 courses and passed the exams, they receive their certification
and can use the designation Certified Cannabis Specialist.
Therapy Fundamentals (CT01)
Instructor: Deanna Gabriel, Certified Clinical Herbalist
and Certified Nutritionist
Learn the basics of medicinal cannabis, including preparations,
dosage, administration and safety.
Cannabis Patient Care: Basic Patient Education Skills (CT201)
Instructor: Deanna Gabriel
This class will provide a foundational training for effectively
working with cannabis patients in a therapeutic setting.
Cannabis Medicine Making: Tinctures, Oils and Salves (CT301)
Instructor: Deanna Gabriel
Learn basic medicine-making skills, including how to make
cannabis tinctures, oil infusions and salves.
Cannabis Biology: Is Cannabis an Essential Nutrient? (CT420)
Instructor: Dr. Robert Melamede, PhD, Cannabis Science
This class provides a basic background on the endocannabinoid
system and how cannabis works in the human body.
Law in Colorado: Introduction to Cannabis Business Models
Instructor: Attorney Robert J. Corry, Jr.
This class is Covers legal issues in Colorado and other states,
as well as important federal legal issues that everyone should
Basic Cannabis Cultivation (CC01)
Instructor: Rev. Ron Ganja
This class provides a basic background in cannabis cultivation,
including soil, hydroponics, nutrients, cloning and lighting.
Total Cost for Full Certification Program: $420
(Use Coupon Code 420 for a 30% discount), making the
total only $294!
What do you get?
in 6 courses and Full Certification for $420 (a $782
value if purchased individually)
training software is easy and convenient.
best multi-media presentations to create a simple, easy-to-follow
classes are accessible from any device connected to the Internet.
at your own pace in the comfort of your own home.
best instructors in the industry!
of a Cannabis Specialist Certificate, once you successfully
finish the course program.
right to use the Certified Cannabis Specialist (CCS)
designation and logo on your resume, website or marketing materials
opportunities and events with other Certified Cannabis Specialists.
on other Cannabis Hemp Academy classes, educational events and
higher levels of certification training.
How Does it Work?
You can achieve your designation as a Certified Cannabis Specialist
by taking all 6 of the classes listed above. After you complete
the video and written modules for each course, you can take the
course exam (multiple choice). When you successfully complete the
exam, you will get a Certificate of Completion for that course.
Once you finish all 6 courses, you will be awarded the designation
Certified Cannabis Specialist(CCS).
The certification is backed by the Cannabis Hemp Academy, the
leader in online training for the cannabis and hemp industries,
with over 24 years in cannabis training experience.
How Do I Login to the Student Portal?
After you enroll in the Certified
Cannabis Specialist Training Program through our webstore, check
your email. You will be emailed an "Order Confirmation"
with a receipt for the purchase. You will then be emailed "Course
Login Instructions" with information on how to login to your
course. It may take 24-48 hours to receive your Course Login
Your Course Login information will ask you to set your password
and will allow you to login to the student portal of the Cannabis
Hemp Academy online training platform. You will see all your courses
listed under "Course Library". You can take the
courses in any order, though it is recommended to start with the
lower level courses first. The training software will keep track
of where you left off, so that you can easily stop and start your
State-of-the-art Online Training Software
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software to give you the best online learning experience available.
Our courses are all a combination of video and written instruction
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Cannabis and hemp certification is a great career move for anyone
that is looking for employment in a marijuana, cannabis or hemp
trade and wants to stand out in the competitive job market.
Certification is also essential for entrepreneurs. The cannabis
and hemp industries will soon be the fastest growing industries
in the 21st century. Education is key to succeeding in any business.
If you already are have a current professional license or certification,
adding a medicinal cannabis or hemp specialty will help you develop
a new niche market, gain more publicity, and get more clients.
Here are some more Benefits of Cannabis Certification:
The number one reason to get certified is trust! If you are
working in the cannabis industry, you want people to trust
that you have the best education possible. There are so many
undereducated people and outright scammers, that it is difficult
to find someone to trust. Certification shows people that
you have achieved a certain level of education, and that you
can be trusted to present a specialized or expert opinion
on the subject matter.
Stand out from the crowd
In the ever-competitive business world, it is often hard to
distinguish yourself from other professionals or job candidates.
As a Certified Cannabis Specialist, Certified Cannabis
Professional or Certified Cannabis Caregiver,
your new designation will highlight your special education
and give people a reason to choose you over others.
Easy promotional opportunities in a new niche market
Whether your current occupation is in the legal,
financial, construction, real estate, marketing or some other
field, you will find that a cannabis certification opens
up a new niche market that will help you promote yourself,
gain new clients or obtain a better job.
Earn more money!
Developing a cannabis niche market is a simple way for a small
business, ganjapreneur or job candidate to make more money.
Your certification proves you are serious about your cannabis
career. In addition, the increased referrals, networking opportunities,
and publicity all result in more cash in your pocket!
Newspapers and other media are always looking for stories
with a new angle. Your designation as Certified Cannabis Specialist,
Certified Cannabis Professional or Certified Cannabis
Caregiver is a newsworthy achievement. Certification
gives you the opportunity to work with the media to get publicity
about your designation and get your name out in the public.
Increase referrals and contacts
The power of developing a niche is clear when you start
to get referrals from clients, friends, family and acquaintances.
Everybody knows somebody who needs cannabis-related products
or services, and once the word of your special expertise gets
around, you will have all the new business you need!
Increase networking opportunities
All good entrepreneurs know that who you know is just as important
as what you know. Your new designation will allow you to network
with a whole new circle of contacts working with cannabis,
including attorneys, health professionals, financial professionals
Become more effective
When you make cannabis certification part of your personal
training program, you acquire the skills you need to stay
Decrease marketing costs
If you already work as a professional in another industry,
cannabis specialization allows you to focus on smaller market
segments, so you can target your marketing efforts and make
more money. Maximize your marketing dollar!
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