Harvesting and Post-Harvesting (eMCCA112)

USD $70.00

Course duration: Allow 1 to 2 hours to complete this course.

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Harvesting and Post-Harvesting Training Course

This medicinal cannabis harvesting and post-harvesting training course is the final module of the 12 total modules in the Medicinal Cannabis Industry Training Series (an online eLearning program). This module is part of the six (6) training modules comprising Series 2 in the cannabis sector training program.

An optional module is the Medicinal Cannabis Clinical Trials regulations training module, which will be useful if you’re working in the research and development (R&D) area of your business and/or if your company has an R&D department and relies on employee input for the cannabis industry research projects including cannabis plant breeding programs.

What’s covered in this harvesting and post-harvesting online training module:

  • Understand harvesting processes in medicinal cannabis crops including job roles and employee and contractor responsibilities
  • Insights into post-harvesting processes including trimming, drying and curing freshly harvested plants
  • The need for quality control measures on cannabis sites including:
    • security
    • climate controls
    • green waste disposal
  • Note: Security and climate controls are covered more in-depth in previous modules, as these factors apply across all aspects of crop management.
  • Job seekers and employees are strongly encouraged to take the entire series of 12 modules.

What will you learn in the harvesting and post-harvesting training module:

This module aims to assist employees, employers, contractors, and cannabis-industry vendors, to better understand the harvesting responsibilities, and the post-harvesting activities and risks, when working in the medicinal cannabis cultivation sector.

This recently released module in the Medicinal Cannabis Cultivation training series by PharmOut’s expert cannabis industry consultants includes an overview of:

  • Harvesting roles and responsibilities on cannabis sites
  • Post-harvesting processes
    • Trimming
    • Drying
    • Curing freshly harvested plants
  • Quality control measures including security and climate controls
  • Green waste disposal

Who should complete this Cannabis Harvesting Training course?

All courses in this eLearning series are suitable for anyone exploring working in the Medicinal Cannabis Industry. It is also an excellent resource for employees (and employers) already engaged in cannabis cultivation businesses, who need further induction training as part of their combined onsite training programs or as a pre-requisite to other roles in the industry.

The online training courses are ideal for you if you are currently working in, or hoping to work in, a cannabis cultivation operation setting. They also suit individuals working in pharmaceutical manufacturing operations for medicinal cannabis products, pharmaceutical crop quality control roles, site selection/engineering roles, and other industry-specific roles.

Course duration: Allow 1 to 2 hours to complete this course.

For more information on Medicinal Cannabis Certificate Training Courses, browse the entire Series 1 and Series 2 modules.

Need to learn more?

There are 12 courses in the online training Series for the medicinal cannabis sector.

While learners can order and complete individual courses, the training packages are more economical if purchased as a Series.

Click here for Series 1 modules in the Cannabis Industry online training courses.

Click here for Series 2 modules in the Cannabis Industry online training courses.

Online training modules are available individually but are best taken as a series of all 12 modules.

  • One user per course purchase.
  • Certificates of Completion are available upon successful completion of the course and online Final Assessment.

For other courses in pharmaceutical manufacturing, medical devices, and veterinary medicines, including GMP compliance training, visit our GMP training store online.

Cannabis cultivation industry education series

These courses are designed by global cannabis cultivation consultants at PharmOut PTY LTD.

PharmOut is a respected industry leader for global medicinal cannabis operations, including medicinal cannabis site selection and facility architecture, climate control specifications and installations, equipment validation, engineering, water quality, cleanroom designs, and other pharmaceutical manufacturing and GMP compliance training courses.

Disclaimer: Education purposes only. All rights reserved.

One user per registration. To request a custom quote for training 10 or more employees, contact us.

Please include details of your enquiry including the number of employees requiring training in the medicinal cannabis cultivation sector; and which of the two Series (1 or 2, or both) you are seeking to purchase for 10 employees or more.

Scroll back up and click “ADD TO CART” to make a purchase. Upon payment, check your email.  You can typically begin your online training course immediately after ordering.

Medicinal Cannabis Industry Certificate Courses (Certificate of Completion)

Upon reviewing each module and successfully completing the final assessment, you will be able to save, download and print the Certificate of Completion for that module (all available online).

  • This Certificate of Completion is not a statement of competency.
  • It is, instead, a Completion Certificate for the training you completed.
  • You can then attach this to your current resume/CV or send this to your Personnel Department as required.

Note: there are strict hiring criteria for working in the medicinal cannabis sector due to the high value of medicinal cannabis crops.

Read our top 10 best blogs on the medicinal cannabis industry and cultivation requirements.

Important: The information in these modules and the Series are NOT to be used, nor implied as being useful for, operational or cultivation decisions. They should be combined with onsite training and Supervision. They can, however, provide new employees, licence applicants and/or investors with an introductory overview of various aspects of the global Medicinal Cannabis Industry. Other courses for Herbal Medicine Production, GMP and GACP, can be found by clicking this link.