Friday / May 11, 2018 / 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Cannabis Processing Facility Design Seminar

AIA Chicago, 35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 250, Chicago IL

This course is intended for architects and other planning, code compliance and construction professionals to learn about best practices, codes, regulations, equipment, and work practices required to construct a safe, efficient and compliant cannabis / marijuana cultivation, extraction and/or infusion facility. You will learn the differences between the types of marijuana facilities, operations, processes being used, and their associated construction and engineering challenges.

Learning Objectives:

  • Types of Facilities
  • Equipment and Processes
  • Hazardous Material
  • Cannabis Facility Laws and Regulations
  • Cannabis Construction Contract Administration
  • Cannabis Facility Design and Occupant Comfort
  • Cannabis Facility Building Systems

You will be taught by Jim Lieberman, a chemist and a certified industrial hygienist who has multiple publications in his field and has been recognized for his instructional ability. Your instructor practices what he preaches by assisting firms providing an efficient and compliant design for CFD facilities. THC Safety has assisted over 30 facilities with design services from Puerto Rico to DC and most recreational legal states. THC Safety, Inc. is a Boulder, CO,- based consulting firm that specializes in designing cannabis facilities.  

Click here to register with THC Safety.

Click here to view a White Paper by the AIA Trust on marijuana facilities design.


Sponsored By

THC Safety, Inc.

Learning Units

6.5 LU/HSW

Member Price


Non Member Price