If you are unable to commit the time to attend a full time course but still wish to gain hands-on experience in the Cannabis industry then the Cheeba Cannabis Academy internship program may be the perfect solution. Our Cannabis internship program runs for 4 weeks at our Plettenberg Bay Campus and is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself into a working Cannabis Social Club growing onsite in line with the ENCOD model while also having access to the wide array of outdoor activities and experiences that the world renowned Garden Route has to offer.
This opportunity is open to both local and international interns and is a deep, immersive experience.
Internship program information:
Interns follow a structured program where they will be involved in the various areas of a working Cannabis Social Club. All activities are practical and do not include any lectures. Interns will always have at least 2 days off per week, but this might not always be a Saturday and Sunday.
Areas of involvement:
- Aquaponics indoor and greenhouse operations
- Organic outdoor
- Processing, trimming, packaging or hand crafting services
- ClubHouse management
- ClubHouse training
Shared accommodation is available at the onsite Cheeba House of the Garden Route Eco Retreat Plettenberg Bay.
Cost per 4 weeks: R8,000
- internship fee and shared accommodation
- self-catering in a shared fully equipped kitchen
- braai facilities
- shared wifi
(bring your own bedding and towels)
Enquire about shorter or longer stays or private accommodation.
Add a Cannabis 101 (R1,100) , Grow 101 (R1,600) or Budtender (R2,200) self-study online course to your internship to complement your practical experience.
Optional services include laundry and Garden Route excursions.
About Plettenberg Bay
Plett is the adventure capital of South Africa with premier tourist attractions ranging from the largest floral diversity in the world, raptor / bird sanctuaries, primate and predator rehabilitation centres, ocean / river / lagoon exploration, miles of golden beaches, unspoilt rivers and estuaries, game farms, world famous bungee, hikes and walks, adrenaline adventures, tours, cultural experiences, air adventures, equestrian activities as well as health and beauty amenities.
The Garden Route Retreat supports the below local black owned start-ups and is deeply committed to empowering disadvantaged communities in the area through Cannabis.
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