How to open a Dispensary

How to Open a Dispensary: Course Information

This on-demand course offers educational modules on cannabis licensing and application preparation. Each module includes video content (approximately 2–6 minutes each) and lessons on topics such as real estate, team building, and business and operational plans, in an easily digestible format.

Subscribers have unlimited access to the modules they enroll in, as well as downloadable resources. These include:

  • Business Plan Templates
  • Editable Financial Model Template (XLS)
  • Dispensary Operations Manual covering: inventory management, security and safety, storage, customer/patient education, environmental, dispensing, staffing, training, recordkeeping; and more.
  • Team Building Exercises and Checklist (including role descriptions)
  • How to Secure Real Estate Checklist
  • Floor Plan Samples
  • Zoning Letter Templates
  • And more!

Harnessing nearly two decades of combined industry experience, this course was designed by principals of The Cannabis Business Advisors, Sara Gullickson and Maxime Kot, who have incorporated their market IQ, proven license application strategies, and firsthand operational expertise into the course content. The all-digital, on-demand platform is a single source information hub where subscribers can learn what actionable steps they need to take in order to meet key metrics in the dispensary application and licensing process.