are you a compliance, operations, or inventory cannabis professional?
Who have successfully implemented our certification program.
compliance operations certification program
The truth is, you don’t need a complex technology system or team structure to stay within your state’s rules! All you need to unlock the framework for an efficient (and compliant) cannabis business is our proven 4-step process.
- Regardless if you are brand new to the cannabis industry or a legacy operator with decades of experience, the certification program is here to give you the blueprint to build, implement, and train your compliance program across the supply chain.
- And most importantly, we’re here to give you time back to focus on the areas of your business you love the most while gaining confidence to handle any compliance, operations, or team challenge.
- You’ll learn absolutely everything you need to know about building a unified team with accountability to stay within your state’s cannabis rules through our detailed course and get all of the hands-on support you need with one-to-one customized coaching.
- What most people get wrong about implementing a cannabis compliance program is that you have to get all your team members onboard with the program, which is why we provide the roadmap to instill team accountability and protection in every cannabis business. We get results.
what makes this program special?
Choose the type of cannabis business you operate, consult, or work for to customize your cannabis compliance program to your unique business needs.
Do you run a dispensary? Great! Stay hyper-focused on the retail operations pathway.
Or do you need support across the entire supply chain? Choose all 4 operation pathways.
what are the 4 operation-specific pathways?
Choose between retail, cultivation, manufacturing, and distribution certification pathways to build a compliance program in your unique cannabis business while training your team without burnout.
what is included in the certification program?
Coaching every step of the way
Self-led training & resources
the program rolls out in 4-phases...
Accelerating the implementation of your compliance program in under 4-months through the proven 4-step process, Growth M.O.D.E.
Complete a comprehensive self-aptitude test to identify your operation gaps, lack of accountability in team structure, and compliance risks with custom feedback.
Begin using the templates to create your operating plan, training plans, and operational mapping for team structure.
Implement your weekly, monthly, and quarterly audit infrastructure for oversight of business.
Optimize, perfect, and expand your compliance program within your team.
we’ve helped tons of cannabis professionals
(just like you)...
Compliance Officer, California
Problem: A lack of confidence in building a compliance program and little team structure with accountability.
Solution: Comprehensive compliance training, operating plan development, training plan creation, and coaching ever step of the way.
Her result: Getting her time back by expediting the implementation and expansion of her compliance program to grow her team's skills to be even better leaders.
CPA & Consultant, Michigan
Problem: Waited 3 years to gain help in understanding compliant workflows across all operation types across the supply chain and how to audit Metrc with financial records, inventory cycle counts, and instilling accountability in the operation.
Solution: One-on-one coaching with self-directed online compliance training and a comprehensive self-aptitude test to expose any gaps in the operation and consulting services.
His result: After 3-short months in the program, Ken received the answers he needed to better understand the complexities behind cannabis compliance and its impact regarding inventory workflows and controls, tax, and accounting compliance while gaining more clients across the supply chain.
Compliance Officer, California
Problem: Seeking trusted, hands-on knowledge to accelerate her cannabis compliance career.
Solution: Received support and guidance on how to build, implement, and train a team with compliant workflows while building a compliance program for a newly licensed grow.
Her result: Receive a salary increase and a new role as the compliance officer for a large grow and processing facility.
Dispensary Owner, California
Problem: The Libra team was overwhelmed with multiple software migrations and implementations with a high employee turnover.
Solution Company-wide audit, team training, and operation infrastructure build out with operating plans, job descriptions, and training plans.
His result: A streamlined cannabis business while expanding into new retail locations in Los Angeles (Hollywood), California.
3-steps to schedule a discovery session
A live business accelerator implementing a proven 4-step process to build a cannabis compliance program in less than 4-months.
*RMCC certifies 100 individuals per year.
Complete the form below and schedule your 1-hour discovery session to determine if the certification program is a good fit for you.
Confirmation for your discovery session via email within 48 hours from submitting your application.
Show up for your 1-hour discovery session to uncover the best next steps for you, your business, and career in the cannabis industry.
Dispensary Owner, California
Problem: First-time California dispensary owner with an Eaze depot with a lack of accountability and control of operations who hired multiple consultants over the years and did not achieve the results he was seeking.
Solution: Metrc, POS, and ERP clean-up, establish roles & responsibilities with playbooks, and quarterly third-party audits to protect his business.
His result: Decrease in employee turn over, more trust in his team, and able to sleep easy at night without the fear of a violation
Dispensary Owner & Consultant, Michigan
Problem: Opening his first dispensary and starting his cannabis compliance consulting business with no knowledge on how to build and train a team with a new compliance program.
Solution: Coaching, self-training, and a comprehensive custom roadmap to identify any compliance risks and what actions to take to solve them.
His result: Received unimaginable value by implementing a compliance program in his business and for his clients in months, something he thought would have taken years to learn.
General Manager, California
Problem: Overwhelmed with little trust in her team to accomplish inventory and compliance tasks.
Solution: Restructure the team and provide a career path with more responsibilities and accountability.
Her result: Able to focus more on developing her team and get back her time by handing off daily repeative tasks to her trusted team.
the compliance safeguards you need...
You need efficient operational workflows that fit within your state’s cannabis rules and regulations with straightforward training to ensure your team moves as one cohesive unit ultimately decrease the risk of violations.
You need to gain confidence in communicating with regulators and build your cannabis compliance program with operating procedures, training plans, and inventory control.
You need an operational framework with auditing safeguards to increase profitability and decrease employee turnover without team burnout.
our current students are...
- Gaining confidence & competency in their roles that are shared by their managers & owners & reflected in the salary increases they are enjoying
- Scaling their cannabis business without the chaos of compounding inventory & compliance issues
- Launching their own successful consulting businesses & landing clients
- Keeping the industry healthy & vibrant for generations to come by providing other operators with much needed tools & advice
VP of Policy, California
Problem: Getting the entire team and 50+ partners in alignment on compliant workflows with California’s regulatory regime and Metrc. The business provides cannabis processing, manufacturing, & distribution all within our campus, where there are specialized compliance needs at each step in the supply chain.
Solution: Work alongside the internal team to efficiently & effectively manage the needs of our partners and their customers to build, learn, and implement a compliance program.
Her result: Brie and her team of compliance experts at RMCC were instrumental in streamlining the regulatory & policy functions while also helping to expand the support to the sustainable cannabis community.
Chief Technology Officer, California
Problem: Overwhelmed with staying one step ahead of the evolving landscape of cannabis compliance while building a custom, proprietary seed-to-sale tracking software while staying Metrc compliant.
Solution: Compliance, operations, regulatory, and technology coaching with custom evaluations for the systems and business.
His result: Received a tenfold return on investment by staying one step ahead by RMCC’s knowledgeable team easily distilling the latest regulatory changes & counseled the business on smart strategies for navigating the regulatory landscape. The proprietary seed-to-sale tracking software would not have been METRC-compliant without the expert team at RMCC.
Grower & Business Owner, California
Problem: With frequent changes to cannabis laws, Linda needed help prioritizing what to do, when, & how to maintain our compliance standards.
Solution: Compliance and operations coaching with quarterly assessments to ensure the business is staying Metrc compliant and within the regulatory framework.
Her result: Now, Linda does not feel overwhelmed or lost in what to do next to protect her business and stay one step ahead of on-site inspections.
meet your coach
BriAnne Ramsay is a highly esteemed industry veteran with extensive experience in the cannabis space. With a successful track record of overseeing and scaling a Denver-based vertically integrated cannabis business, she has demonstrated her expertise and leadership in the industry. BriAnne is widely recognized for her exceptional ability to optimize cannabis business operations through efficient systems and processes, driving increased productivity and profitability.
Currently, as the owner of two cannabis consulting firms, BriAnne continues to make a significant impact in the industry. She is renowned for her expertise in building stronger compliance teams, utilizing her renowned Launch Package method to ensure businesses meet and exceed regulatory standards. Her ability to expedite the implementation of custom compliance programs has provided businesses with a competitive edge and a solid foundation for success.
Furthermore, BriAnne's dedication to fostering growth in the cannabis consulting sector is evident through her online business accelerator. By leveraging her extensive knowledge and proven strategies, she has consistently propelled the success of numerous cannabis consultants' businesses, driving their growth and facilitating their path to success.
BriAnne Ramsay is a trusted authority in the cannabis industry, renowned for her expertise in optimizing cannabis business operations through efficient systems and processes, as well as expediting the implementation of custom compliance programs. Her contributions and achievements continue to shape the landscape of compliance, operations, and business growth within the cannabis space.
"I established my company in 2019 through the help of numerous previous consultants. My business had multiple entities operating out of my license, and I knew something was wrong with my inventory control and operating procedures. The fear of the unknown kept me up at night. BriAnne was the first consultant to get my business back on track with compliance, operations, and inventory control through establishing job positions, operating procedures, and online training. Over the past year, BriAnne has been an asset and safety net to my business through quarterly audits. Now I can sleep easily knowing my business is protected through RMCC."
"Rocky Mountain Cannabis Consulting offers professional support to Cannabis Manufacturers looking to both expand, as well as protect themselves in an ever-changing market. We are so grateful for the work they did with us in Colorado in helping shape and protect our National Brand."
“Clients choose to carry Heavy Hitters cannabis retail products because of our commitment to the highest quality concentrates in the industry. We strongly value these partnerships and thanks to RMCC, we are able to serve as a trusted resource on retailer cannabis compliance. The on-site visit conducted by Brie and Rose provided valuable insight to how we can improve and expand our METRC compliance support to Heavy Hitters retail partners.”
"I have researched and hired six compliance companies here in Colorado, even some of the most well-known law firms, in the last four years. Not one of them even come close to RMCC, this is the pure truth, no hype, no bullshit. RMCC’s attention to detail and thoroughness is beyond compare. She makes for an amazing and powerful partner for your business.”
"As Production Manager with Om Edibles, I am given the honor of taking exceptional recipes for our edibles, tinctures, and body products and keeping them consistent in quality and milligrams, along with the responsibility to track those milligrams in Metrc. As the first California licensee to implement METRC we are so grateful for RMCC’s knowledgeable team, and their eye for detail, to move through these ever-evolving compliance regulations. We at Om Edibles enjoy working with the RMCC team because they make compliance FUN!"
Frequently asked questions on RMCC's Certification Program