Cooking & Edibles Track

Price: 
$420.00
Category: 
Cannabis Careers
Combined Hours: 
75
Course Type: 
Instructor Led - 4 Weeks per Course
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Are you looking to combine your creativity in the kitchen with an exciting new career in the cannabis profession? Our Cooking & Edibles Track will prepare you to become a Certified Cannabis Edibles Professional (CCEP). 

Medical Marijuana

People have cultivated and consumed cannabis since the beginning of recorded history. The stigma behind cannabis is continually being erased and states, politicians, and health professionals are seeing the benefits of medical consumption. Marijuana has been proven to ease symptoms of many common diseases and disorders, including general pain relief. Our Medical Marijuana course introduces you to the benefits of medical consumption, the different strains, and recipes for remedies and edibles. 

* You have 4 weeks to complete this course.

** Course Subject to Change.

The Cannabis Kitchen

Edibles are known to be one of the most versatile and approachable forms of cannabis consumption. Cannabis is used across cultures for medicinal and spiritual purposes. Our Cannabis Kitchen course introduces you to the basics of cooking with cannabis, how to make staples such as canna butter, canna oils, delicious infusions, and sweet and savory recipes. We also explore how the Endocannabinoid system works and how cannabinoids effect the body. 

 

* You have 4 weeks to complete this course.

** Course Subject to Change.

Cannabis Laws and Policies

The laws and policies that regulate cannabis cultivation, sale, and its uses are constantly evolving. Cannabis is still federally illegal, but the landscape is rapidly progressing towards the acceptance of cannabis for medical and recreational uses. Although still hotly debated, there is much evidence that shows the benefits of using cannabis to treat various disorders, diseases, and illnesses. Our Cannabis Laws and Policies course describes the current political landscape, federal laws vs. state laws, financial and tax implications, as well as the future of cannabis legalization. 

* You have 4 weeks to complete this course.

** Course Subject to Change.

** Course Subject to Change.

Medical Marijuana

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recall the basics of using marijuana for medicinal purposes
  • Recognize various delivery methods for marijuana consumption
  • Describe differences between marijuana strains
  • Identify how to make cannabis remedies and edibles

The Cannabis Kitchen

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recall therapeutic effects of cannabis
  • Recognize fragrances and flavors associated with various terpenes
  • Describe how to cook with cannabis and how to make infusions
  • Identify various cannabis recipes

Cannabis Laws and Policies

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recall aspects of cannabis consumerism, safety, and regulations
  • Recognize characteristics of cultivation, manufacturing, production, and retail sale of cannabis
  • Identify banking and financial implications
  • Describe federal, state, local, and tax laws related to cannabis 

Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Module 1
Marijuana as Medicine

In our first module, we discuss the anatomy of the cannabis plant, the strains, and popular uses of cannabis for industrial, ceremonial, and spiritual purposes. We also describe the pros and cons of medical marijuana use. 
Cannabis Basics

  • Popular Uses of Cannabis
  • Naming of a Strain
  • Pros and Cons of Medical Marijuana Use
  • When Use Becomes Abuse

Medical Marijuana Module 2
Using Marijuana and Indica Strains

There are a number of different ways to consume marijuana. In this module, we discuss these methods, the type of marijuana required for them, and associated costs. We also describe various Indica strains, their history, aroma and taste, conditions treated, and unwanted effects.

  • Delivery Methods
  • Smoking, Vaping
  • Topicals, Edibles, Capsules
  • Tinctures, Dabbing, Transdermal
  • Indica Strains

Medical Marijuana Module 3
Sativa Strains

This module examines various sativa strains of marijuana. We explore elements such as the taste, aroma, potency effects, unwanted effects, and genetic history.

  • Acapulco Gold
  • Purple Haze
  • Strawberry Cough
  • Sour Diesel
  • Maui Waui, etc.

Medical Marijuana Module 4
Hybrid Strains, Cannabis Remedies, and Edibles

In our final module, we discuss types of hybrid marijuana strains, how to develop cannabis remedies, and recipes for sweet and savory edibles.
Hybrid Strains

  • Canna-Butter
  • Canna-Capsules
  • Savory Edibles
  • Sweet Edibles

The Cannabis Kitchen

Cannabis Kitchen Module 1
The Importance of Cannabis

In our first module we describe what the Endocannabinoid system helps to regulate within the body. We also discuss the basics of cannabinoids and various therapeutic effects of cannabis.

  • What to Look for?
  • The Endocannabinoid System
  • Cannabinoids
  • Therapeutic Effects

Cannabis Kitchen Module 2 
Terpenes

Terpenes plan an important role in the overall entourage effect of cannabis. In this module we explore the diversity of fragrances, flavors, and feelings associated with each terpene.

  • Fragrance
  • Flavor
  • Feeling

Cannabis Kitchen Module 3
Cooking and Infusions

Ingesting cannabis is a completely different experience than smoking it. In this module, we describe how to cook with cannabis. We discuss proper dosage, infusion potencies, and tricks of the trade. Finally, we explore how to properly make cannabis infusions.

  • Cooking with Cannabis
  • Tricks of the Trade
  • Master Infusions

Cannabis Kitchen Module 4
Recipes

In the last module of the course we explore a variety of recipes: some gluten free, diary free, sweet, and savory. We give step by step instructions to create the perfect cannabis infused food. 

  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free
  • Sweet
  • Savory

Cannabis Laws and Policies

Cannabis Laws and Policies Module 1
Federal, State, and Local Laws

For as long as cannabis has been illegal, people have been trying to legalize it. The argument is being made that cannabis consumption is far less harmful than alcohol, which is legal. In this first module, we discuss factors associated with supply, demand, and consumerism. We also define various laws at the federal, state, and local levels.

  • Consumerism of Cannabis
  • Supply and Demand
  • Consumer Safety
  • Consumer Problems
  • Regulations at Every Level

Cannabis Laws and Policies Module 2
Lobbying, Cultivation, Manufacturing, and Production

Cannabis legalization and lobbying go hand in hand. We’ll discuss groups dedicated to lobbying and advocacy. Also, in this module we’ll describe aspects of cannabis cultivation, testing, manufacturing, production and retail sales. 

  • Lobbying and Advocacy
  • Requirements for Licensure
  • Cannabis Agriculture
  • Testing Labs
  • Standards

Cannabis Laws and Policies Module 3
Banking and Financial Implications

One of the biggest issues that commercial cannabis faces is the lack of access to the U.S. banking industry. Most banks and credit institutions that receive insurance from the FDIC will not take money that is associated with cannabis. This module discusses banking and financial implications associated with owning and operating a cannabis related business.

  • Credit Crunch
  • Investment
  • Stocks and Public Companies
  • State by State
  • Nation by Nation

Cannabis Laws and Policies Module 4
Taxation and the Future of Cannabis

There’s no denying the tax ramifications of recreational and medical cannabis. What are states doing with all of their newfound income? This module discusses cannabis taxes and ramifications, as well as various tax models. Finally, we examine the future of legalizing cannabis.

  • National Taxes
  • Tax Models
  • Media
  • Congressional Action
  • Future of Cannabis
     

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Upon successful completion of our Cooking & Edibles Track, students will be prepared for a position in the field and to sit for the NCCB national certification exam to become a Certified Cannabis Edibles Professional (CCEP).

** Certification exams are not included in the cost of the course.**

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Internet Connection

  • Broadband or High-Speed - DSL, Cable, and Wireless Connections

*Dial-Up internet connections will result in a diminished online experience. Classroom pages may load slowly and viewing large audio and video files may not be possible.

Hardware Requirements

  • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
  • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended

 

PC Software Requirements

  • Operating Systems - Windows 7 or higher
  • Microsoft Office 2013 or higher. Also, you could use a general Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
  • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
  • The Kindle Reader App or VitalSource Bookshelf App are needed for many of our courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded for FREE onto your computer.)
  • PowerPoint Viewer (if you do not have PowerPoint)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • QuickTime, Windows Media Player &/or Real Player

 

MAC Software Requirements

  • Operating Systems - Mac OS x 10 or higher with Windows
  • Mac office programs or a Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
  • Internet Browsers- Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
  • The Kindle Reader App or VitalSource Bookshelf App are needed for many of our courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded for FREE onto your computer.)
  • PowerPoint Viewer (if you do not have PowerPoint)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Apple QuickTime Media Player