Cannabis Responsible Person (CANC15) (CANRW08)



Live Session

Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Level of Training: Beginner | Intermediate | Expert

Mode of Delivery: Live, Interactive, Instructor-led Webinar

Date :

   Intake 1: April 16th & 17th, 2021
   Intake 2: July 23th & 24th, 2021

Fee: $1720

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Download: Download Booklet

Recorded Webinar

Duration: 8 Hours
Fee: $1550

Cannabis Responsible Person

Cannabis Responsible Person

Webinar Overview

  • A responsible person is a key person for LP to oversee all activities which require technical knowledge, skills, and management skills. 
  • The webinar covers cannabis facility, security and risk management, Quality Management System (QMS), cannabis audit and regulatory inspections, operations, communications, reporting, and threat risk management in compliance with the cannabis act and regulations.


Course Offers

  • Register for 3 webinars at NACPT and get any available 1 – day certificate training for free.

Please note that the certificate of completion will be issued at the end of training.

  1. Module 1
  • Responsibility for supervising the activity on-site
  • RP, QAP, QPIC, A/QPIC, HP, and MG
  1. Module 2
  • Ensuring that activities comply with the Regulations
  • Requirements of Cannabis Act and the Regulations
  1. Module 3
  • Convictions requirements and clearance
  • Handling of Class A precursors
  1. Module 4
  • Risk of those precursors being diverted to illicit market or use
  • Cannabis Facility Management, Security and Risk Assessment
  1. Module 5
  • Quality Management System
  • How to face audit and regulatory inspection
  1. Module 6
  • Plans and Operations
  • Maintenance
  • Communications
  1. Module 7
  • Quality and Reporting
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Sustainability
  • HR
  1. Module 8
  • Suitability Assessments
  • Compliance and TRAs
  • Systems Design
  • SOPs
  1. Module 9
  • Threat Risk Assessment
  • Suitability Community Studies
  • Zoning by-Laws
  1. Module 10
  • Effective Surveillance and Alarm
  • Access Control System
  • Incident Management System
  • Able to understand the regulatory requirements for the responsible person
  • Oversee and control all the major activities within the facility
  • Manage the entire facility
  • Able to understand the major duties of Responsible Person
  • Identify  and learn about the GxP, QMS, and quality assurance systems for cannabis facility
  • Able to perform self-inspection
  • Prepare for the regulatory inspection
  • Learn about various technical procedures and documents
  • Able to work with vendors, suppliers, and regulatory agencies
  • Cultivation Technician
  • Validation Assistant
  • Validation Specialists
  • Validation Scientist
  • Validation Engineers
  1. Cannabis Production and Distribution
  • Responsible Person (RP)
  • Greenhouse Manager
  • Master Grower
  • Head of Security / Security Personnel
  1. Regulatory Compliance
  • License Producer/Consultant
  • Quality Assurance Person (QAP)
  1. Companies/Organizations
  • Pharmacy/Dispensary Owners
  • Economic Development Professionals
  • Investors
  1. Quality Control and Quality Assurance
  • Quality Control (QC) Manager
  • Qualified Person in Charge (QPIC)
  • Alternative Quality Person in Charge (AQPIC)
  • Technical Writer
  • Consultant


Prof. Alex Goldstein, CPP, CISSO Faculty Member of Industrial Cannabis Production Technology


Alex Goldstein, CPP, CISSO, holds an Honor BA from York University, double-majoring in Criminology and History, a Certified Protection Professional Certification from ASIS International, and a Certified Information Systems Security Officer Certification from the United States Committee on National Security Systems. In his 14 years of progressive experience servicing the Canadian public sector and private Security industries, most recently he worked with Led Threat Risk Assessments and suitability reviews, site audits, Standard Operating Procedure reviews, and site/design plan consulting for cannabis companies across Canada. Over the last few years, Alex has been closely working with many start-ups and existing leading cannabis companies in terms of developing security plans, plant management systems, and facility design. 


LinkedIn:- Alex Goldstein



Dean Rathi Param – NACPT Pharma College Validation Scientist at Validation Tech Inc., and QAP for Green Amber Canada, Head of R&D – International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA)


Rathi Param is the president/founder of the NACPT Pharma College, International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA), and Validation Tech Inc.  Rathi earned her B.Sc. in Chemistry from University Ottawa, MBA in Technology from the University of Phoenix, and Post Graduate Pharmaceutical QA & QC Certification from SRN Institute. 


She is an innovative and creative leader with more than twenty years of hands-on experience in many scientific industries (medical cannabis, medical devices, environmental, food, pharmaceutical, and biopharmaceutical), complemented with fifteen years of academic and corporate training experience. She holds extensive expertise and knowledge in Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Formulation, Validation, Technology Transfer, Manufacturing Technology, Process Improvements, Auditing, and Inspection. 


Today, Rathi is the Dean of NACPT Pharma College, Head of Health Canada approved Research and Development cannabis facility of IMCA, and Head of Cannabis Laboratory at Validation Tech Inc. Rathi is recognized for developing the first-ever ministry approved Cannabis Diploma programs in Canada. She also acts as the Quality Assurance Person (QAP) consultant for Green Amber Canada (Cannabis Producer) and holds consultant positions for many new and existing cannabis companies in Canada. Moreover, Rathi has assisted medical cannabis companies to become a Licensed Producer of Cannabis for Medical Purposes through Health Canada. 


In the past 15+ years, Rathi has held strategic management roles in major Canadian pharmaceutical companies. Validation Scientist at Patheon Inc., Validation Services Manager at Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Toronto., Validation Specialist at Ciba Vision, Mississauga., Validation Quality Engineer (Consultant) at iPOC, Toronto, QA Director at CMAX Technologies, Validation Director at Validation Tech Inc., and Quality Assurance Person in charge at Green Amber Canada, Vancouver to name a few. 


Rathi’s interest in helping students, employers, and professionals across the world to commence their careers in the cannabis, pharmaceutical, and related industries was the motivation behind the launch of NACPT Pharma College, International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA), and Validation Tech; to provide hands-on training and create a platform to direct the pathway to successful recruitment by the pharmaceutical, cannabis and related companies.


LinkedIn:- Rathi Param


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