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Patient Focused Certification (PFC) and the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) will be hosting a PFC Verified Professional (PFCVP) training, July 11 - 15 at A2LA headquarters in Frederick, MD. This weeklong set of courses will provide a professional credential for individuals working in the cannabis industry.
The PFCVP standards represent the consensus of the world’s leading experts on cannabis, hemp and botanical product regulations. Having met strict criteria established by the PFC program, individuals can use PFCVP to prove they have mastered core industry standards, state laws and regulations, and product safety protocols. PFCVP ensures you and/or employer, that you have the skills, expertise and training necessary to meet regulatory requirements. Individuals who successfully complete the PFCVP will also complete the 100 Level of the PFC Auditors Training Program.
- Enhance professional credibility
- Become expert on AHPA and AHP Guidelines
- Show patients, health practitioners and regulators your investment in the well being of your patients and/consumers
- Increase on the job confidence
- Demonstrate your knowledge on industry best practices
Who should attend this training: Regulators, people interested in becoming auditors, companies applying for PFC certification needing to satisfy training requirements, cannabis business professionals, and businesses applying for state licenses.
PFC certification programs are recognized by governments, healthcare professionals and cannabis industry professionals from around the country. PFC is the nation’s only certification program for the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) guidelines and the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) cannabis monograph. As a leader in medical cannabis education since 2002, PFC staff have trained hundreds of thousands of medical cannabis providers, patients, caregivers and practitioners.
PFC currently holds the first government-issued educational permit from the District of Columbia to provide the required staff trainings for the District’s legal medical cannabis providers. Additionally, PFC has been awarded a contract with the State of Maryland to train all compliance inspectors for the State’s medical cannabis program.
Don’t miss your chance to get the training you need satisfy regulatory requirements by joining us the week of July 11th. Space is limited, so make sure you Register Today!
For more information and to register: http://www.safeaccessnow.org/a2la_pfc_event