British Beekeepers Association


British Beekeepers Association
14th May 2012 - 18th May 2012

Introduction to beekeeping

A one week course, using the new LANTRA-accredited Award in Beekeeping, run by Bicton College in Devon

This is a week long introductory course and takes place in partnership with a local Honey Farm. There will be a significant emphasis on practical activities. Topics covered include

  • Understand the interaction between Honey Bees and Flowering Plants
  • The Natural History of the Honey Bee and the Colony
  • Practical Beekeeping
  • Pests, Diseases and Hygiene
  • Health and Safety Awareness in Beekeeping
  • Awareness of Food Safety in the collection of Honey

Cost is £300 per person.

For more information and to book, please see the Bicton College website: Here