HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A local community college is once again offering an introduction to cannabis course starting this fall.

Holyoke Community College will be working with cannabis core with different industry training programs, it will start on October 14 and 15, with a 2 day course. For the second fall session, the classes will meet over zoom on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The program provides an overview of the cannabis industry in Massachusetts and is geared for people looking for general knowledge as they consider a cannabis career. The program will cost about $600, but scholarships are available to those who qualify.

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