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U of C BUS620 - Managing Cannabis in the Workplace

  • University of Calgary 2500 University Drive Northwest Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4 Canada (map)

Course Description

Cannabis in Canada is a rapidly changing topic and has great implications for workplaces. Managing medical marijuana in the workplace is complex and requires specialized knowledge of medical cannabis, workplace policy, and case law. Approaching recreational legalization adds another layer of challenges. The information you hear will ensure you have the tools to mitigate risk in your organization. This seminar is presented in collaboration with Cannabis at Work, a human resource consultancy and staffing agency focused on the cannabis workforce.

Also see: BUS 621 Organizational Drug and Alcohol Policies: Are you ready for Cannabis?

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Discover the history and politics around cannabis

  • Examine the regulatory framework, science and patient demographic

  • Review case law medical and proposed recreational cannabis law

  • Analyze impairment, implications for drug testing, applying reasonable suspicion

  • Recognize the impact on insurance and employee benefits

Proficiencies

Certificate for Frontline Leaders - Seminar Category Leading Others

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