All branches will help newcomers learn about beekeeping through talks and discussions in their winter meetings and in their spring/summer apiary meetings will demonstrate and give you hands on help. They also run introductory days or courses. Contact them via the details on the Local Branches link. Some of the courses run are listed below.
To add to courses contact the webmaster: Steven Turner.
Queen Rearing Course 2017 - Sidcup/Bexley
The Queen Rearing course begins on Saturday 13th May 2017 at BFA - Sidcup Teaching Apiary, Baldwyns Park, Bexley, Kent DA5 2BA
Beekeeping Beginners Course 2017 - Sidcup/Bexley
The beekeeping beginners course commences on Saturday 11th March 2017 at BFA Club House, Baldwyns Park, Bexley, Kent DA5 2BA
Beekeeping Beginners Course 2017 - Yalding - FULL, NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE
The beekeeping beginners course commences on Friday 24th February 2017 at Yalding Village Hall, Yalding, Kent ME18 6ES.
Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping Day 2016
One day beekeeping courses held in June, July, August 2016 at Little Chart in the Weald of Kent.
Ashford Beekeeping For Beginners Course 2016
This intensive theory course will be held over 4 consecutive evenings in May 2016 from 7pm to 9pm and will give you all the information that you need to successfully keep your first colony of bees. Course run by Ashford BKA.
Canterbury Beekeepers Introductory Beekeeping Course
Canterbury beekeepers introductory beekeeping course - starting on Tuesday 8th March 2016 7.00pm at Barham Village Hall CT4 6NX nr Canterbury.
Surrey Beekeepers General Husbandry Course
Surrey beekeepers are running a training event aimed at anyone who in considering taking the BBKA General husbandry assessment starting 13th February 2016.