Professional Cannabis Education that Sparks Confidence

In-Class Certification course

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Canada’s 1st and ONLY Cannabis Sommelier Certification.

Recognized by the industry. Made for professionals and passionate connoisseurs.

Credible education you can rely on

Interactive education provided by industry experts

Study Hall Sessions to connect and stay up-to-date

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Learn in class, in person

Get your Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 certification in a workshop setting face-to-face with facilitators and other learners.
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary 

Plus online Study Halls

with our facilitators and our community of Cannabis Sommeliers.

Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 Certification Class
$1000 CAD

In-person learning with
live lectures and sensory training

Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 In-Person Course

Join us in a full day of fun, interactive and engaging learning experience! What you get in the program:

  • 1 full day of live training sessions with lectures, hands-on sensory training and the Level 1 Certification exam
  • Cannabis Sommelier Student Workbook and curated resources
  • Lifetime Access to your Level 1 online resources—available on desktop, iOS and Android mobile devices with an internet connection

PLUS live online Study Hall sessions with our instructors and community!!

Toronto, ON

Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 Certification Class
Saturday, October 21, 2023
10 AM – 6 PM

Vancouver, BC

Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 Certification Class
Saturday, January 20, 2024
10 AM – 6 PM

Calgary, AB

Cannabis Sommelier Level 1 Certification Class
Saturday, March 9, 2024
10 AM – 6 PM

Training 6 people or more?  The CannaReps team goes on-site TO YOU and provides a personalized training session that is customized to your unique product line and services. Visit our Team Training page or email for more information or quick team registration.

What you’ll learn

Cannabis Sommelier
Level 1 Certification Program

Cannabis Ancestry, History & Culture

Learn how to give appreciation and respect to the ancestry, history and culture of cannabis from around the world by being able to identify its lineage and grade its quality.

Botany & Biochemical Constituents

Break down the various cannabinoids and chemicals that the plant can produce.


Learn the solvent-free and solvent-based extraction methods and the potency ranges of each product type.

Consumption Methods

Learn to provide safe guidance with each consumption method.

The Endocannabinoid System

Learn about the endocannabinoid system and entourage effect. Gain an understanding of why cannabis affects people differently and the medical contraindications for cannabis use.