Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission
Cannabis in Massachusetts is legal for both medical-use and recreational adult-use. Massachusetts voters approved Question 3 (the Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Initiative) to approve medical cannabis and passed a ballot initiative (Question 4) making recreational adult-use cannabis legal within the state.
The Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) was established to honor the will of the voters of Massachusetts by safely, equitably, and effectively implementing and administering the laws enabling access to medical- and adult-use cannabis in the commonwealth. The CCC will foster the creation of a safely regulated industry that will create opportunities and incremental tax revenues in communities.
Proper training is a critical part of a Marijuana Establishment’s success and under CCC regulations, Marijuana Establishment Agents are required to complete training prior to performing their job functions. The Responsible Vendor Training Program is mandated state-wide by CCC, it is designed to support licensee compliance and enhance the safety of customers and working employees.
The Responsible Vendor Training Program must be tailored to the roles and responsibilities of each Marijuana Establishment job function, and each Marijuana Establishment Agent must receive eight (8) hours of ongoing training annually. The “Responsible Vendor” training must include at least two (2) hours of instruction time by a Commission-certified “Responsible Vendor” trainer
To be designated a “Responsible Vendor” all owners, managers, and employees involved in the handling and transfer of cannabis products need to complete a Responsible Vendor Training Program. Once designated a “Responsible Vendor” all new employees involved in the handling and transfer of cannabis products must complete their “Responsible Vendor” training within ninety (90) days of hire.
- Video: Engaging Training
- Resource: eBook Handout
- Assessment: Quiz Activity
- Display: Digital Certificate
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- Access to all "micro-learning" modules, each is filled with engaging videos & digital materials created by leading EXPERTS who do this everyday in the cannabis industry.
- Downloadable resources & access activities anytime from any device or via our Mobile App to complete your training anywhere & even 100% offline (NO Internet required).
- Assessments are at the end of every "micro-learning" module so you'll need to ACHIEVE a grade of 80% (or better) to assess & validate your cannabis knowledge.
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- Upon passing, you'll receive a digital certificate and/or badge that acknowledges your accomplishment & DISPLAY your knowledge on LinkedIn to instantly build credibility.
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Message From Our Founder
How would you describe your cannabis training? Underwhelming? Non-existent? If you said anything other than a "well-oiled machine," then you’re at the RIGHT place if you want to transform ordinary training into a well-developed solution.
Is your training actually making a MEASUREABLE difference to you? I asked this question about my "learning experiences" when I got started in cannabis, I didn't like the answer. That's why we're here, so you'll always be a cannabis expert.
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