TCI offers accredited Qualifications, as well as accredited and aligned short courses /skills programmes. The courses are practical in nature to ensure workplace readiness. 


Gain access our database of industry  professionals and let’s get you started today! Our Business Solutions advisors are here to ensure you get the best out of your future! 


Internships are built into our learning programmes as practical experience is critical to success! We believe the hands on approach is the best way to educate.


We are excited to announce that we are offering a 1 year National Certificate in Cannabis Plant Production

 SAQA 48975 120 Credits, NQF 2

Exit Level Outcomes are divided into five categories of competencies, namely:

  • Fundamental Competencies
  • Agri-business
  • Good Agricultural Practices
  • Plant Production; and
  • Animal Production (This component has been included to ensure that Learners at this level is exposed to a small component of animal production)

Learners are placed in internships with our partners in the Commercial Industry! Seats are limited! 

For a FREE consultation please drop us a mail and we will get back to you with a booking date and time (t&c’s apply)



A first in South Africa, we allow individuals to acquire skills and allow the creation of occupational career paths within the emerging Cannabis sector. Our range of courses covers topics throughout the value chain, from cultivation to medical practitioners, as well as consumer education. We specialize in addressing the skills gap within industry particularly in the AgriSETA Sector, hereby maximizing growth. We provide structured and profiled training interventions to the public and private sector by providing Skills Programmes/ Learnerships. Training and skills development is core to the upliftment and growth of the individual as well as the organization as a whole. Developing a learning culture empowers companies to achieve dramatically improved results. Training is a key element in the business strategy of an organization dedicated to continuous learning.

The purpose of training is to ensure employees are adequately equipped to meet the requirements of their positions, grow professionally, and maximise growth of all its employees. We aim to develop a skilled, competent, and confident workforce through training interventions and strategic partners who are Farm Owners that will assist in marrying the Commercial industry with Education and in return assisting in equipping and enhancing the growth of the learner, their employer and society. 

The CANNAPRENEUR INTERNSHIP PROGRAM is designed to provide opportunities to Learners completing the National Certificate in Cannabis Plant Production. Placements are provided for FREE!

The Student Trainee is engaged in a cooperative educational hands on training program. The primary purpose of this program is to provide agricultural trainees with exposure to a variety of functions and responsibilities at the FARM location. 

In addition, this on-the-job training program is designed to provide the incumbent with an overall understanding of a for-profit farm’s functions, policies, regulations, and procedures.



Moodle is a learning platform designed to provide educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure and integrated system to create personalised learning environments

Moodle Desktop is our solution to accessing your Moodle courses on desktop and/or Surface tablets. With Moodle Desktop you can experience all these popular (and more) functionalities that are found in Moodle Mobile, on your desktop or surface tablets.



“I completed the Cultivation Specialist Course and I really enjoyed the course material, very user friendly”

– Mike Fourie


I have started my journey on the Cannabis Plant Production, 1 year National Certificate and I love it! 

–  Lungile Molefe


“I have completed 8 different courses with The Cannabis Institute and I plan on completing many more, thank you TCI team for an amazing experience every time!”

– Bongile Zulu

Why study with us?

Responsive Learning

Our online Institute responds to your device so that its appearance is at its best. Whether you prefer to study on a PC, Laptop, Tablet or Smart Phone:  you can access all the same materials and navigate around courses effortlessly.

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24 / 7 / 365 Access

The flexibility and range that studying through The Cannabis Institute offers is one thing that students worldwide always comment on. Your course – so you access it when you want to! We take enrollments all year round and you can access all materials right from the start.

Quality Support

Access all courses from the second you enrol and message your tutor at any time if you have a question. The support and guidance we offer is real time backed by subject matter experts from industry. Support is priority with all modes of learning!

Featured at the Cannabis Expo

The Cannabis Institute Featured on the panel discussions at The Cannabis Expo 2022! 

We offer strategic business solutions addressing how “human capital,” can serve as a productive asset or business product to be sold and exported to yield profits for the individuals, businesses, and the economy.


Collaboration has been key to our success.  By partnering with the Cannabis Private sector and an accredited Skills Development Provider, the enterprise and supplier development can continue to be a transformative tool to build a resilient South African economy that creates a sustainable economy for all.


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