Course Detail: CNWP - Cannabis at Work: What you need to know about cannabis in the workplace.

Beginning January 1, 2020, cannabis may be purchased by anyone in Illinois over 21 years of age. This means that cannabis will be accessible recreationally.  With the passing of this bill comes the challenge of understanding how employers and employees interact around the subject of cannabis. If you own a business or are an employee seeking information about cannabis in the workplace, this course will review the following topics:

 1.     Bill 1438: Employer Protections

2.     Updating Your Drug Policy

3.     Exclusions

4.     Testing

5.     Case Studies

6.     Your Next Steps as an Employer

Presented by Illinois Equity Staffing & Green Light Consulting

Recreational and medical cannabis, while legal in Illinois, is not legal under federal law and is prohibited. In accordance with the Student Code of Conduct, using or possessing cannabis in any form, including but not limited to: tinctures, kief, edibles, and topicals, is prohibited on campus. Questions about the Student Code of Conduct should be directed to the Office of the Dean of Students at deanofstudents@govst.edu or 708.235.7595.


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