Full course description
Cannabis Business Administration Track Bundle: all six Cannabis Business Administration classes
Join us for Cannabis administration and business track this term. When you sign up for all 6 courses in the Cannabis track you'll receive a discount of $170! Enroll now and begin with Cannabis 101 on 8/16/2021.
Mondays, 8/16/2021- 9/13/2021, 5:30pm-8:30pm (no meeting on 9/6/2021- Labor Day)
Instructor: Tim Crowell
Instructors: Shay Gilmore and Lara DeCaro
Thursdays, 9/16-10/07/2021, 5:30pm-8:30pm
Instructor: Dominic Ripoli, Esq.
This 4 session workshop offers City of San Francisco Equity applicants the opportunity to examine cannabis as an equity issue. We will define equity and its relationship to cannabis, examine the criminalization of cannabis, the impact of cannabis regulations on communities of color, and the ways cities and legislators are working within the cannabis industry to repair the damage done by the “war on drugs.” This workshop will also give insight into the city of San Francisco’s cannabis equity program, with an overview of how to qualify and how to become an equity applicant.
Thursdays, 10/14/2021-11/4/2021, 5:30pm-8:30pm
Instructor: Eliza Espinoza
As states move into the era of legalization, compliance training in the cannabis industry is in high demand. In this 4 session workshop we will learn the ins and outs of the newly adopted track and trace compliance software METRC, as well as on site compliance protocols. Learn about the differences between local and state compliance, and working under current federal controls. Specific attention will be paid to the skills and knowledge needed to establish your business and navigate current regulations.
Cannabis - Build Your Brand
Monday, 11/01/2021-11/29/2021, 5:30pm-8:30pm
Instructor: Bianca Starr
Launching and marketing a brand in the complex, highly regulated, and rapidly changing cannabis industry can be daunting. Come learn how to get started as City Extension provides a practical guide to the fast-growing cannabis marketplace. Industry leaders will lead strategic discussions on the challenges and opportunities and provide tips that you can immediately use to conduct market research, position a brand, leverage social media in an increasingly crowded field. 5 sessions.