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Virginia Cannabis University takes the guesswork out of cannabis training. We regularly update information to reflect the latest in this fast-changing industry. Be on the cutting edge of cannabis with online training from Virginia Cannabis University.
We offer a comprehensive online cannabis program for all skill levels (no matter your state). We aim to help you live your dream of creating a successful cannabis career or business through online education, practical information, and step-by-step guidance.
Virginia Cannabis University, presented by Cannabis Training University (CTU), is an interdisciplinary, online cannabis education platform that offers a broad range of industry-renowned certifications in cannabis cultivation, cooking, extraction, careers, business, law, and medicine.
Since 2009, CTU has been at the forefront of online cannabis education, providing students worldwide with an affordable and flexible program. No matter your schedule, you can enroll throughout the year and get 12 weeks of access to the Master of Cannabis training program.
Our Master of Cannabis certification program is an all-inclusive program designed to educate and certify students looking to grow their careers or business in the rapidly expanding cannabis industry in Virginia and beyond.
We provide basic training for students who are new to cannabis and expand upon this foundation of knowledge with instruction on advanced topics, so you can go beyond the required learning and become a master of cannabis.
What is included in the Master of Cannabis program?
- 12 weeks of unlimited access to online course content via an internet-connected device
- 24/7 customer support
- 10 certifications over eight classes
- High-definition videos with closed captioning
- 42 hours of required content covering a broad range of cannabis topics
- Hundreds of hours of additional content to make you a cannabis expert
- Eight industry-renowned e-books by the “Guru of Ganja” Ed Rosenthal
- 72 downloadable handouts
No need to sign up for a bunch of expensive courses. You get everything you need in the Master of Cannabis program, all at a reasonable price.
Virginia’s on the brink of a massive cannabis market expansion. With recreational cannabis now legal, many career and business opportunities will be available for aspiring workers and entrepreneurs.
Even if you have no previous experience working in cannabis or in a similar position, Virginia Cannabis University can steer you the right way. We show you where to look for volunteering opportunities and how to catch your future employer’s attention. Learn how to create a solid resume and cover letter to land a rewarding cannabis career.
Cannabis industry certification from a reputable training institute is not required to work or start a business in Virginia but offers numerous benefits for students. Online cannabis education from Virginia Cannabis University provides the following advantages:
- Learn anytime or any place with flexible online training at your fingertips, accessible for 12 weeks.
- We provide the best value compared to other cannabis colleges
- Can’t pay the full price? No problem. We offer a buy-now-pay-later service, so you can start learning right away.
- Get an in-depth online cannabis education on the industry’s most important topics to have a well-rounded education.
- Industry certification from Virginia Cannabis University is the most respected and recognized by industry leaders.
- We regularly update our cannabis rules and regulations for every state, province, and territory in the U.S. and Canada.
Virginia Cannabis Laws
In 2023 in Virginia, it is legal for people to use cannabis for medical reasons with a doctor's recommendation. To get a medical cannabis card in Virginia, you must have one of the following qualifying conditions: cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, chronic pain and nausea from chemotherapy treatments.
People can also work with cannabis companies as growers or as workers at Virginia dispensaries.
Learn how to grow cannabis at home with our indoor and outdoor cannabis cultivation classes. You will learn everything you need to know about growing weed at home, including germinating cannabis seeds, transplanting clones, training plants, harvesting and drying your bud, and more!
This class is for those who are interested in learning how to make cannabis-infused foods, drinks, tinctures, and concentrates. We cover basic and advanced extraction techniques using solvents and solventless methods. You will also learn how to make cannabutter and canna oil. We provide dozens of recipes to infuse any dish imaginable with weed.
This class is designed to help you understand how different cannabis strains and products can be used. We will teach you how to obtain a medical cannabis card in your state, province, or territory and use cannabis safely and effectively for your specific needs. Medical marijuana careers, terpenes, uses and cannabinoids are discussed in great detail.
There are hundreds of different jobs to fill in the cannabis industry. From budtenders and growers to chemists and extraction techs, there’s a place for everyone. We offer various cannabis classes designed to educate and prepare you for your future career in the cannabis industry and show you how to gain experience in this industry.
Start a Cannabis Business
This class covers everything you need to know about starting your cannabis business. It provides an overview of the industry and specific information on how to get started. You'll learn how to register your cannabis business with the state and local governments, obtain licenses and permits, develop marketing strategies, train staff, manage taxes, and more.
If you are ready to invest in your future but aren't sure where to start, Virginia Cannabis University is a good choice. Our Master of Cannabis program was developed by industry professionals who want to give you the tools to succeed in the green rush. Enroll in Virginia Cannabis University today!