PFC 2-Day In-Person Training - Philadelphia

This 2-Day training will take place at the office of Offit Kurman in Philadelphia, PA. Whether you are applying for a medical cannabis license, hoping to obtain a job at a dispensary or cultivator, or just want to learn more about the industry, this class is for you.

Patient Focused Certification (PFC) is a project of Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the largest national member-based medical cannabis patient advocacy group in the country. ASA was founded in 2002; its staff and alumni have trained more industry employees than any other organization!  

PFC training is taught in sections, providing a well-rounded understanding of the history of medical cannabis laws, cannabis as medicine, cannabis science and research, running a safe cannabis business, compliance regulations specific to cultivation and processing, and state-specific laws and regulations. After completion of this course, and passing of exams (70% or higher) participants will receive a certification. 

The 2-Day* Training Course includes:

  • Cannabis as Medicine

  • Business Operations

  • Understanding the Law

  • State and Legal Compliance Training

  • National Cannabis Standards Training (NCST)**

  • NEW - Verified Professional Course: Cannabis Extraction 101***

*Participants will have an option to join us both days in-person or remotely.

**We offer NCST training in the areas of Cultivation and Processing, Distribution, and Manufacturing. Participants can choose to take 1 or all 3 Disciplines! 

***Offered for FREE only for this class! ($100 value)

As a special bonus, this training will also include a never before taught verified professional course, Cannabis Extraction 101, included for FREE to those who sign up before September 5th

Our staff have trained thousands of medical cannabis industry professionals and regulators. Regulators from around the country have contacted PFC to prepare for inspections and assessments of medical cannabis companies. PFC is also the nation’s only program based on the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) guidelines and the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) Cannabis monograph.  

On-sight space is limited so please sign up early to guarantee your spot!  


September 18, 2017 at 10:00am - 6pm


Offices of Offit Kurman
1801 Market St
Suite 2300
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States
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