Beekeeping for Beginners Course CROYDON 2015 10 week course comprising 8 evening sessions Spa Hill Allotments, 20th January to 10th March 2015 Time 7.30-9pm. Followed by 2 practical sessions in the apiary on Sunday afternoons on the 12th and 26th April. 2-4.30pm. Course fee £75.
Medway Introductory Beekeeping Course 2014 Introductory beekeeping course 2014. Ideal for potential beekeepers, those just interested and anyone who cares about the environment (no previous knowledge or experience is necessary). Starting on Saturday 18th January 10am-12.00. Download application form (PDF) and return to Terry Clare.
Sussex Beekeeping Education All the Sussex Divisions offer education for beginners and experienced beekeepers. This education takes the form of practical demonstrations, theory lessons and mentoring all aimed to improve the confidence and skills of our members. In addition, the British Beekeeping Association provides an Education Framework with practical assessments and examinations.
KBKA Education Survey Bob Smith and his team have been working very hard to devise and run education courses for members at the Kent Science Resource Centre at Sittingbourne. It would be helpful if association members completed this short questionnaire which will only take a few minutes.
Exam Success in Kent Congratulations to Ian Stell of Sidcup Branch and Kay Wreford of Mid Kent Branch have both passed their Basic Assessment of the BBKA.
If you think you have a swarm of honey bees read our FAQs before calling a beekeeper.
Join BIBBA the Bee Improvement and Bee Breeding Association
Get involved in bee breeding. Like all other forms of life bees can be improved by selective breeding. BIBBA encourages beekeepers to work together in breeding groups. Much has been achieved but more could be done by beekeepers working together. Subs are £20 per annum and the Bee Improvement magazine is included in the subscription fee. See Website.
Two Day General Husbandry Course KBKA two day general husbandry course on Sunday 1st March and Sunday 7th June 2015 @ Dorset Road Allotments, Dorset Road, Beckenham, BR3 4EA. Tutors are John Hendrie and Bob Smith. Course fee £50 book online.
Course The Beekeeping Year Beekeeping course for prospective beekeepers or beginners/novice beekeepers starting on Saturday 10th January 2015 at 9.30am. Venue: Tesco's in Whitstable, Kent. Costs £45. Please download PDF for booking details.
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