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Obtain a Masters in Marijuana Certification. If you are a business owner or manage a Marijuana Business, you will achieve certifications in 9 important areas.
Email the Alaska Marijuana Institute for private or group instruction opportunities.
Looking for your State of Alaska Certification Course? A marijuana establishment and each licensee, employee, or agent of the marijuana establishment who sells, cultivates, manufactures, tests, or transports marijuana or a marijuana product, or who checks the identification of a consumer or visitor, must obtain a marijuana handler permit from the board before being licensed or beginning employment at a marijuana establishment (AAC 306.700).
To obtain a marijuana handler permit, a person must first complete an approved certification course. (state mandated course). You can take the required class by clicking the link below.
Any Alaskan applying for a Marijuana Handler Permit on or after May 23rd, 2018 must also complete a criminal background check. These changes are due to new regulations at 3 AAC 306.700(f) and 3 AAC 306.812, approved by the Marijuana Control Board and signed by the Lt. Governor.
If you would like to know where to go to obtain a criminal back ground check in your area please click the link below:
Applying for your Handler Permit in Alaska
The Anchorage Office will process walk in Marijuana Handler Permits on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:30am to 11:00am.
The Fairbanks Office will process walk in Marijuana Handler Permits on Wednesdays from 9:00am to Noon. Click Here for permit application information.