Cannabis Science Series Learning

Cannabis Science Series Learning

150.00 250.00

Looking to brush up on a specific topic or provide continuing education for your growing team? Try our series learning packages.

For $150 per month, your entire team can enjoy unlimited access to a cannabis science series of your choice. These packages plucked from our advanced Cannabis Science Certification program offer a deeper look at the rudimentary subjects covered in SSC-Safe budtender training.

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This cannabis Botany course offers a comprehensive study of plant science from the perspective of Cannabis Sp. We cover a wide range of topics intended to place the cannabis plant within the context of the greater plant kingdom and get students comfortable with the basics of cannabis seeds and breeding.

  • Lesson One: Intro to Cannabis Botany

  • Lesson Two: The Hemp & Cannabis Distinction

  • Lesson Three: The Indica & Sativa Binary

  • Lesson Four: Genotype, Phenotype, and Chemotype

Ever wonder why one type of Cannabis makes you sleepy while another may have an energizing effect? Cannabis is home to a diverse array of compounds that are responsible for many of its reported medicinal properties. In this series, we take a look at the different classes of compounds present in cannabis and explore their similarities and differences.

  • Lesson One: Primary & Secondary Compounds

  • Lesson Two: Cannabinoids & Decarboxylation

  • Lesson Three: Cannabis Derived Terpenes

  • Lesson Four: Flavonoids and the Matrix

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Now that we know the different compounds in cannabis we must look at what happens when we consume them. In the course, we explore the Endocannabinoid Receptor System, specific receptor binding mechanisms of cannabinoids, the signaling pathways they initiate, and how those relate to reported effects. 

  • Lesson One: Anatomy, Physiology, & The ECS

  • Lesson Two: Receptor Binding Mechanisms and Signaling Pathways

  • Lesson Three: Additional Actions of Phytocannabinoids

  • Lesson Four: The Entourage Effect

Edibles, topicals, flowers oh my! In this course, we take a look at the ways we consume cannabis, how they work, and why they make us feel so different. We’ll also explore popular cannabis products and discuss the most appropriate applications for each type.

  • Lesson One: Smoking, Vaporizing, and Ingesting Cannabis

  • Lesson Two: Mucosal and Topical Applications of Cannabis

  • Lesson Three: Popular Cannabis Products

  • Lesson Four: Tools to Choose the Right Product

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When working with cannabis, it is necessary to connect with consumers to gain a greater understanding of their desired experience. When novice consumers have questions and concerns about cannabis it is the job of cannabis professionals to simultaneously put them at ease and help them navigate the often overwhelming market. In this course, students will learn techniques to deliver the highest standard of care and information....Without making medical claims! 

  • Lesson One: Connecting With Consumers

  • Lesson Two: Destigmatizing Cannabis

  • Lesson Three: Explaining Cannabis

  • Lesson Four: Navigating Medical Concerns


Take all five series and earn your Science Certified badge to display proudly on your retail window. This shows the community that you have gone above and beyond SSC-Safe Budtender Training to ensure that your team really is the best in the business.