Class Overview

Cannabis Institute - Law and Ethics for Medical Marijuana Consultants | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

Stay current with the legal expectations, professional ethics, and values of Medical Marijuana Consultants in Washington.

During this online course, we'll explore:

  • Applicable laws -- including your legal scope of practice and related obligations
  • Your ethical responsibilities
  • How to communicate effectively with your patients about sensitive topics
  • Patient privacy
  • How to establish and maintain professional boundaries

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand Medical Marijuana Consultant legal practice parameters
  • Comprehend how the role of the Medical Marijuana Consultant fits into Washington's legal marijuana industry
  • Develop appropriate communication skills with patients
  • Recognize and maintain professional boundaries
  • Identify and cultivate sensitivity for ethical issues, including patient privacy
  • Appreciate ethical responsibilities, including knowing where to find additional informational resources to share with customers
  • Apply this knowledge in your work as a Medical Marijuana Consultant

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Washington State Medical Marijuana Consultants seeking CEUs
  • Those interested in gaining a better understanding the legal and ethical requirements surrounding Medical Marijuana Consultants

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6182
  • Instructor: Nicole Li (JD)
  • When: 9/24-12/13
  • Total Number of Hours: 5
  • Where: Online
  • Fee: $129
  • Additional Notes: This online course is open for enrollment throughout the dates noted, but must be completed by the end date in order to receive credit. It provides Certified Medical Marijuana Consultants with 5 continuing education units (CEUs).