Beginner Beekeeping

Dates coming soon!

This two day (16h) immersive course offers you an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of beekeeping. Whether you are new to beekeeping, or just need to be refreshed on the fundamentals, this course will give you a solid understanding of beginner beekeeping.

Taught by experienced and skilled beekeepers passionate about bees and sustainable practices, you will leave with a beginner understanding of the knowledge and methods to properly care for these wonderful creatures.

In the weeks following the class, we invite you to join us for two field days either virtually or in person, for a hands on experience demonstrating what was discussed. 

We are out to set you up for success. This course will give you enough information and resources to put you on a trajectory for success.

Topics to be covered include:

  • beekeeping history
  • honeybee biology, physiology and health
  • season specific management
  • pest management
  • harvesting
  • and more!

To further advance your beekeeping skills, check out the Year-Long Apprenticeship Program or expand your knowledge with our Queen Rearing Course. You can also volunteer with us, and it is a great opportunity to learn about beekeeping.

Material will be recorded so you can review it at your leisure.

Price: $249 (don’t forget about the 2 for 1 deal!)

Contact us for details.