LEARNING OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, you should be able to: • Recall basic methods and items needed for growing cannabis • Recognize proper techniques related to ventilation, temperature, and lighting • Identify elements related to water, feeding, and cloning • Describe aspects of flowering and harvesting and controlling pests and diseases • Recall basics of the cannabis life cycle and harvesting strategies • Recognize finishing ingredients, flushing methods, and strategies for ripening • Identify the basics of picking, trimming, and drying • Describe the process for curing and storing cannabis • Recall aspects of cannabis consumerism, safety, and regulations • Recognize characteristics of cultivation, manufacturing, production, and retail sale of cannabis • Identify banking and financial implications • Describe federal, state, local, and tax laws related to cannabis DESCRIPTION: This comprehensive course is designed to help you start your career as a cannabis horticulture specialist. As cannabis production becomes commercialized and legalized, the need for skilled horticulture specialists in the cannabis industry is growing as well. You can start your own cannabis nursery or become the most wanted professional with the help of our course. Designed to help you with each and every aspect, our course modules cover the following key aspects: • Understand the basic methods of growth for cannabis plants. • Identify growing equipment and needed for growing cannabis plants indoors or outdoors. • Differentiate between the proper techniques needed for growth. • Identify important parameters such as temperature, lighting and ventilation for maximum growth potential. • Understand core concepts about feeding, cloning and watering cannabis plants. • Learn about the process of growing, flowering, controlling disease and pests. • Understand the life cycle of a cannabis plant and devising harvesting strategies. • Learning how to pick, trim and dry cannabis buds and curing and storing them for the best results possible. The certified cannabis horticulture specialist course helps you identify key areas of cannabis plant growth. The information in this course will help you make a lucrative career in the cannabis industry. CERTIFICATION: The Certified Cannabis Horticulture Specialist (CCHS) certification exam prepares individuals for a career in the cannabis horticulture industry. The Certified Cannabis Horticulture Specialist (CCHS) certification exam prepares individuals for a career as a Cannabis Professional. Attaining national certification communicates to clients that individuals are committed to providing the highest level of standards in the Cannabis profession. A Certified Cannabis Horticulture Specialist (CCHS) manages grow operations from planting and cloning to crop nutrition, pest management, grow-house technology, and staffing.