Cannabis cultivation and production management is becoming increasingly important in the industry as cannabis continues to grow in popularity and become more widely accepted.
The program introduces student learners to the best practices used by cannabis business operators in the cannabis industry within the United States.
This program does not look at state-specific regulations but rather views cannabis business operations through the best-accepted industry practices. This micro-credential especially focuses on “back of the house” operators who cultivate and manufacture cannabis for consumption by patients or consumers. This micro-credential will cover the best practices specific to cultivation operators as well as manufacturing operators and also highlight the general best practices applicable to both cultivation and manufacturing operations.
The objective of this training is to engage student learners of all skill levels in the industry-wide best practices within the strict operational regulatory structures required by individual states.
This program is carefully designed to aid Cannabis cultivators and employees in gaining knowledge on the various aspects of cannabis cultivation and production management through interactive activities, videos, quizzes, and real-life scenarios.
This program will cover the following topics:
This program will prepare learners for various job titles including Entry-level positions, employees of vertical integrated operations, Directors, Facility/General managers, cultivation teams (grower, head grower, harvester, and nursery/propagation employee), manufacturing teams (extraction and food handler teams), packaging and labeling teams, and Inventory managers and employees.
The salaries of cannabis cultivation and production employees in the US vary widely depending on the type of job, the industry, and the region. The average salary for a cannabis cultivation and production employee in the US is around $45,000 per year, although this figure can vary greatly depending on the position, experience, and location.
This program will equip learners with the following skills:
This program will equip learners with the following work competencies: