Course Details

CA 0191 Cannabis Medicine for Herbalists (Certificate) Workshop

Description:
This ground breaking workshop provides sound, practical general knowledge on the safe and effective use of Cannabis Medicine to treat a wide variety of health issues. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to discern cannabis facts from fiction, and speak knowledgeably about the how to safely use cannabis to manage various health symptoms.

The student will learn:
  • How our Endocannabionoid system is vital to homeostasis and immunity
  • What parts of the cannabis plant are most medicinal
  • Why you don’t need to get stoned in order to benefit from cannabis
  • How the smell of cannabis affects its therapeutic action
  • What medical conditions may benefit from cannabis therapy and where more research is needed
  • Who must avoid cannabis
  • What intake methods are most effective
  • How to determine the best therapeutic dosage
  • Why a small dose is sometimes more effective than a large dose
  • How to manage side effects and even use them to your advantage
  • Why strain selection matters
  • How to navigate current Canadian laws
  • And more!

This workshop will interest:
  • Herbalists
  • Nutritionists
  • Nurses
  • Naturopathic Doctors
  • TCM Doctors
  • Anyone contemplating the use of or giving advice on the use of Cannabis

Prerequisites:
  • None

Format:
  • 6 -7 hour full-day workshop
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • q & a throughout to ensure information is being understood
  • 10 page downloadable handout emailed to students one week prior to class
  • Online quiz required for certificate
  • A certificate of completion from Lodgepole School of Wholistic Studies will be issued upon successful completion of the online quiz

Notes:
  • Cannabis Medicine for Herbalists is for educational purposes only
  • Information on manufacturing, medicine making and growing are not covered in the workshop

Session: A
Schedule: December 7
Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
Saturday9:00AM - 4:00PMF1007
Cost: $149.00 + GST
Notes: Registration Deadline: November 27