The Prepcann Caregiver Training Program® is designed for caregivers and institutional support staff looking to gain valuable insight and understanding to ensure safe handling and administration of medical cannabis. Successful completion of the post-learning evaluation provides you with the Prepcann Certificate of Completion®

Lesson Plan:  Estimated time of 3 hours for completion

1: Legal Considerations

  • Federal considerations
  • State specific resources

2: The Endocannabinoid System (ECS)

  • History
  • Location of receptors
  • Functions of naturally occurring molecules

3: Phytocannabinoids (PC)

  • Plant history
  • Extraction and quality measures
  • Synthetic cannabinoids
  • Role of cannabinoids and terpenes in the body
  • Side effects and potential drug interactions

4: Administration

  • Formulations
  • Storage
  • Stability

5: Dosing Considerations

  • Starting cannabinoid doses and titrations
  • Symptom management including non-pharmacologic recommendations
  • Warnings and precautions

Course Objectives:

$49Includes access to forum discussions, lesson updates within 6 months, and certificate of completion upon successful post-learning evaluation.