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Medical Cannabis Fundamentals for Business Professionals (interactive online simulcast)

BUS 1986

This introductory-level course examines various aspects of the cannabis industry including history and emerging trends in Canada, regulatory and legal considerations (primarily with an Ontario focus), ethical issues, basic clinical concepts, cultivation and quality control fundamentals, customers/patients, insurance and marketing/communication principles. Though their studies, students will develop contextual knowledge that will expand their familiarity with this rapidly expanding industry.


Withdrawals are only accepted up to 3 business days prior to the course start date (withdrawal fees will apply). No refunds or withdrawals are permitted after this date.

Course delivery: This course is delivered online through our interactive online simulcast. You require access to a computer with high-speed internet and camera for the duration of class each day. Prior to the class starting you will receive an email detailing the login instructions. If you prefer to attend the course in class at our Oshawa campus please click BUS 1926 for additional details and to enroll in the in class section.

Upon successful completion (which requires you to fully attend both classes and successfully complete all assigned coursework and quizzes) you will receive a digital badge that can be added to your LinkedIn page, resume, e-portfolio, etc. to demonstrate your focus for ongoing professional development to current and prospective employers.

Testimonials from past participants:

"This course exceeded all of my expectations. I left with a wealth of knowledge and a thirst for more. Ten out of Ten!"

"It changed my mindsets and opinion into this industry. It can be described as a new window just opened in front of me"

"This course was so informative and the materials covered were right on point, and the latest up to date information ... I will absolutely be watching for more upcoming classes."


  • Winter - None required


  • BUS 1926

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Scheduled Dates

CRN Day Date Time Hours Location/
Delivery Method
Instructor Fee Availability
11446Sat&SunJanuary 16, 2021 to January 17, 202109:30 am - 04:30 pm14Distance EducationSarah Medel$451.94
11447Sat&SunFebruary 6, 2021 to February 7, 202109:30 am - 04:30 pm14Distance EducationSarah Medel$451.94
11450Sat&SunMarch 6, 2021 to March 7, 202109:30 am - 04:30 pm14Distance EducationSarah Medel$451.94
11449Sat&SunApril 10, 2021 to April 11, 202109:30 am - 04:30 pm14Distance EducationSarah Medel$451.94
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