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Cannabis and the Body is a Course

Cannabis and the Body

Jul 29, 2023 - Aug 12, 2023

$395 Enroll

Full course description

Dates: July 29 - August 12


The Cannabis Professional Certificate Program is an intensive, multidisciplinary, 4-week workshop designed to meet the needs of those who want to increase their understanding of cannabis and its effects. The following course offering is focused on Week 2 of the certificate program; focusing on the physiology, pharmacology, and medicinal uses of cannabis. The videos and materials for each module are available starting on Sunday. Registrants can work at their own pace to complete the module throughout the week and will then participate in a live virtual class via Zoom on the following Saturday morning from 9am to 1pm.

Key Points:

This course is geared towards:

  • Those who are in, or who would like to enter the cannabis industry
  • Patients and advocates
  • Health care professionals
  • Educators
  • Those interested in the legal and financial realities of the cannabis industry
  • Anyone interested in the fastest growing industry in the United States

Reasons to take this certificate program:

  • To enhance your knowledge about the physical, therapeutic, and societal effects of cannabis
  • To learn from experts in the field
  • To further your career
  • To consider financial opportunities in the cannabis industry

Program speakers include:

  • Physicians, botanists, and scientists
  • CEO/entrepreneurs, business leaders, and industry management
  • Accountants and investment bankers
  • Attorneys and community activists
  • Artists and chefs

Program Details:

The following course topics will be discussed:

Week 2 - The Physiology, Pharmacology, Therapeutic Uses

• Participants will learn about how cannabis affects the human body. Topics covered include the endocannabinoid system; phytocannabinoids and their effects alone and synergistically; cannabis pharmacology, including dosing and routes of administration; the effects of cannabis on the body; and potential medicinal uses.

• 12 CEUs are offered for the successful completion of Week 2 for Physical and Occupational Therapists. 

Additional Information:

Additionally, participants must be 18 years or older to attend this program. Participants under 18 can attend with parental approval.

Add/Drop Policy: Students are eligible for a full refund if communicated within week 1 via email to our office as well as the instructor of record. Students dropped from the course will no longer have access to course materials and are ineligible for any credentials related to the course if/when a refund is provided.

Students are required to complete introductory assignments or acknowledgment of enrollment within 1 week of the course start date. Failure to do so will result in the student being dropped from the course/program without refund.

Cancellation Policy

If a program is canceled, you will be notified by email and phone and issued a full refund within 20 business days. Individuals who cancel after the start of a program will not receive a refund. No refunds will be granted after a student accesses the online course materials or 30 days after registration, whichever comes first.