LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — A brand new education course helps put together staff within the cannabis industry for Nevada’s new frontier of cannabis lounges.
University of Nevada, Reno has enrolled dozens of students throughout the state for its new cannabis education program.
There are 4 tracks to the education program, and every lasts six months and gives a certificates in Cannabis Healthcare and Medicine, Cannabis Law and Policy, the Business of Cannabis, and Cannabis Agriculture and Horticulture.
“Nevada’s cannabis market is rising exceptionally quick. It’s creating a necessity for prime quality, well-trained folks to service these companies,” stated Max Simon of Green Flower.
The state legislature gave the greenlight to cannabis lounges this yr with launches in mid-2022. According to the Cannabis Compliance Board, there are 16,000 workers licensed to work within the industry in Nevada. That quantity is anticipated to develop by a whole bunch to hundreds, as dozens of retail institutions have expressed curiosity in making a cannabis lounge.
“Cannabis is remarkably complicated. That’s one of many methods the coaching actually helps, prepares folks to be good stewards of cannabis service and help. Cannabis is a extremely regulated industry,” Simon stated.
Registration for this cohort is open by means of Nov. 19. Veterans get a reduction. For extra info, click on right here.