Bees and Beekeeping Course

Contact us if you wish to register your interest for 2020.

This is designed to be a fun and informative introductory session for everyone interested in bees and their impact on our lives and the environment.  If you are thinking about taking up beekeeping but wondering what is involved, this course will help you decide.

In the session, you will find out

  • How to identify honeybees, and the difference between each caste
  • Why bees are so important to our lives and to the environment
  • What bees do all day and what they produce
  • What a super-organism is and how it works
  • What a beekeeper does during each year
  • What you need in order to be ready to start keeping bees

What to bring along:  Please bring along a pen and paper if you wish to make notes and don’t forget to bring your glasses should you need them for distance and close up work.

Course fee: £45

Next Steps:  Meet the Bees

Please register your interest in our next available course with our Education Officer.  Email: education@airedalebka.org.uk.