CannTrust Holdings (TSX:TRST) announced its involvement into the development of the College’s Commercial Cannabis Production (CCP) graduate certificate program.
As quoted in the press release:
The program will strengthen CannTrust’s workforce production capabilities and help fill the growing demand for knowledgeable employees in the booming cannabis industry.
Students will be trained in cultivation and cannabis production methods at the College’s customized, secure production teaching facility located on its Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus. Students will also receive in-depth training on how to navigate the complex Health Canada regulations that guide the industry.
As part of the Program, CannTrust will offer students hands-on learning through internship and cooperative opportunities and will offer a number of permanent placements to qualified candidates. These new positions will assist CannTrust in remaining at the forefront of the Canadian cannabis industry.