An Introduction to Beekeeping A short course to familiarise you with the secret world of honeybees Courses begin at Easter - weather permitting
This one day course is designed as an introduction to beekeeping. In the morning session we learn about:
History of Honeybees
Biology of the Honeybee
Life cycle of the honeybee
In the afternoon session we put on our beesuits and look into a hive of bees.
We see, in action, what we learned in the morning.
Honeybees tend to be more active once the sunshine has warmed up.
The course are run at two venues:
Select the venue you would like to visit when booking the course
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Beesuits are provided. Students should wear footwear that covers the ankles (Hiking boots or wellingtons)
Lunch is not provided however tea and coffee is.
Foundation course in Beekeeping
Supply your first bee hive.
Supply your first nucleus of bees
Discounted BJ Sherriff beesuits
Q. Is there a lower age limit
A. Yes. Seven years old. Equivalent to schools year 6
Q Do I get to handle bees
A Yes - at your own speed.