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: 8219
  • Instructor: Nicole Li
  • When: Self-paced; 4/6/20-6/19/20
  • Total Number of Hours: 5
  • Where: Online
  • Fee: $75
  • Additional Notes: Open enrollment April 6-June 19; the last date to register is June 1.