Cannabis Retail 101

Live 1-Day Zoom Class | Saturday, February 5, 2022 - 05:00 PM | $99

Learn the foundations. Land your dream job.

Want to work in Cannabis Retail, but feeling stuck breaking in? This 1-day, 3.5 hour course, led by some of the industry’s most seasoned retail veterans will give you practical tools and knowledge you can apply immediately to get momentum on your professional journey and land your dream job in Cannabis.

Class Details

Date: Saturday, February 5th Time: 10:00-1:30 pm MST, hosted live via Zoom
Cost : $99 (class size is limited)

Built and led by Cannabis retail experts

McKensie Kahnweiler

Most recently McKensie was the Retail Operations Manager for Green Thumb Industries (GTI NYSE) where she streamlined operations between 50+ dispensaries, plus opened two high-volume Recreational Rise dispensaries in Illinois and served as General Manager during the launches. As GTI’s national retail trainer, she successfully trained 500+ Team Members.

Derrick Levy

With 12+ years of experience in the cannabis industry, Derrick has opened 12 dispensaries from the ground up in Colorado and Illinois. As the Illinois Regional Director for Green Thumb Industries (GTI NYSE), he led eight successful high-volume dispensaries working closely with the retail and wholesale teams. Derrick’s strong knowledge of cannabis combined with his hands-on leadership approach creates a welcoming learning environment.

What you’ll learn

Breaking into Cannabis

  • What role is right for you?
  • Identifying your transferable skills
  • How to move upward
  • Industry misconceptions

How much do you know about Cannabis?

  • Types of consumption and dosing
  • Terpenes
  • Cannabinoids
  • Treating Symptoms
  • Interactive Case Studies: Putting it all together

What are your goals in Cannabis?

  • People, service, & results
  • Understanding your strengths
  • Budtender testimonials
  • What to expect while interviewing
  • Instructor Q&A


Thinking about registering but have some questions about the class? Shoot us an email anytime at [email protected].


Live 1-Day Zoom Class
Date: Saturday, February 5, 2022Start Time: 05:00 PM MSTDuration: 3.5 HoursCost: $99