Consuming Cannabis Safely


You may find yourself in conversations with friends and family who would benefit from bringing cannabis into their lives. As our free gift to you, we are giving you the gift of expertise on Consuming Cannabis Safely.

For a limited time, you can access this unit from our Business of Cannabis Certification and Budtending Certification Program™. Become the expert your community needs.

Cannabis has proven to be the big winner of 2020. Between additional states tipping towards medicinal and adult use, and cannabis showing positive support for covid treatment - more and more people are looking for additional ways to bring cannabinoids into their daily life.

  Methods of Ingestion and Delivery Systems Description There are many ways to take cannabis and they all have different pros and cons. This lesson will teach you about the various types of cannabis products on the market and the methods of ingesting those products, including vaping, smoking, edibles, topicals, and more. Knowing the different ways to administer cannabis, the tools needed, and the processes of making cannabis products are crucial to having a full understanding of the cannabis industry. Introduction to the Science of Cannabis Description This lesson will introduce the endocannabinoid system and explain how cannabinoids act upon this system. It will identify primary cannabinoids, such as THC and CBD, and discuss their therapeutic utility, as well as highlight the importance of the ‘entourage effect.’ It will address the safety profile of medical cannabis, as well as address situations for which it may be contraindicated and/or for whom it may not be recommended.
There are no scheduled times. You may complete the modules on your own schedule, and you will have 180 days to complete the course.