KPU signs agreement with CannTrust

June 14, 2018

Kwantlen Polytechnic University and CannTrust Holdings have signed an agreement to collaborate on KPU’s non-credit Cannabis Career Training Program. According to a release, the collaboration will include work placements for qualified candidates, as well as public outreach initiatives that highlight professional opportunities in cannabis cultivation. “We were the first post-secondary institution in Canada to provide professional training in the cannabis industry,” said David Purcell, Director of Emerging Business at KPU. “We're proud to continue to further develop that training in partnership with CannTrust and provide a high level of education to those wishing to enter the rapidly expanding and dynamic sector.” Stockhouse