Cannabis Processing Technician, Advanced Certificate

Program Code: 0464

Program Requirements

General Education Courses
ENGLISH 101Composition3
or SOC 241 Institutional Racism
Required Program Core
CANBS 110Introduction to Cannabis3
CANBS 111Cannabis and the Law3
CANBS 113Entering the Cannabis Industry2
CANBS 114Restorative Justice in Cannabis3
CANBS 115Cannabis Quality and Compliance3
CANBS 201Cannabis Processing6
CIS 120Introduction to Computer Applications3
HORTIC 104Plant Propagation4
Total Hours30


This is an example course sequence for students interested in earning an advanced certificate in Cannabis Processing Technician. If this pathway is followed as outlined, you will earn a Basic Certificate (BC) in Applied Cannabis Studies and an Advanced Certificate (AC) in Cannabis Processing Technician. It does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. 

Semester-by-Semester Program Plan for Full-Time Students

All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students by adding more semesters.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Hours
CANBS 110 Introduction to Cannabis 1 3
CANBS 113 Entering the Cannabis Industry 2
CANBS 115 Cannabis Quality and Compliance 1 3
CIS 120 Introduction to Computer Applications 3
HORTIC 104 Plant Propagation 1 4
Semester 2
CANBS 111 Cannabis and the Law 3
CANBS 114 Restorative Justice in Cannabis 3
CANBS 201 Cannabis Processing 6
or Institutional Racism
 Total Hours30

Concurrent enrollment is required for CANBS 110, CANBS 115, and HORTIC 104.