There are a number of medical marijuana dispensary academies that have been established in California with one mission and that is to educate people about the health benefits of marijuana and help them start their own dispensaries. A California dispensary academy offers a range of courses that can help you learn the basics of doing business within this highly profitable industry. The different types of courses on offer at a California dispensary academy are comprehensive.
First of all, you can get enrolled in a foundation course which is an introductory course that has been designed to give you basic information about the industry and the skills that you need to understand the different facets of the industry. Then there is the gardening course that introduces you to the basics of growing and cultivating marijuana. The course introduces you to the equipment needs, the amount of time required to grow and harvest marijuana and the costs involved in creating a marijuana garden whether it is an indoor garden, outdoor or hydroponics. Moving on, there are advanced courses that describe the life cycle of the cannabis plants from germination right to the time before harvesting. Additional courses include starting a business, business management, writing business plans, etc.