Cannabis Compliance


This course provides basic knowledge of the law and regulations governing the cannabis industry. Students will be instructed on methods to track good compliance to ensure consumer health and safety and diversion prevention. This course familiarizes students with a point-of-sale system, which tracks sales and inventory. Students also develop a simulated peer-to-peer training session that demonstrates their knowledge of the compliance procedures most common in the field, combined with their ability to communicate them to regulatory agencies. The course also describes the application processes for cannabis licenses.


Fall 2023: Online

August 30, 2023 - October 18, 2023

This self-paced course last nine weeks, and content is delivered online via Canvas, a Learning Management Platform. There are no scheduled meeting times, and students have flexibility in completing work within each weekly unit.


Fall 2023: In-Person

August 30, 2023 - December 18, 2023
Mondays, 6:30 PM - 9:15 PM

This in-person course meets weekly for 16 weeks at our journal square campus.



August 30, 2023 - December 18, 2023
Wednesdays, 6:30 PM - 9:15 PM

This course meets remotely weekly for 16 weeks.


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For more information, please contact:
Chastity Farrell
Director, Continuing Education & Workforce Development


Contact Information

Department of Continuing Education
161 Newkirk Street, Room E504
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4224