Training

Introduction to Beekeeping Course – Spring 2020

Run by experienced local beekeepers and following the syllabus from the British Beekeeping Association, the course will be run on Wednesday evenings or Sunday mornings to suit your diary with your chance to get hands-on experience on the final Sunday with the bees in our apiary.

The cost of the course is £50 which covers the costs of room hire and also includes a free copy of the British Beekeepers’ Association Guide to Beekeeping and country membership of the Hertford and Ware Beekeepers’ Association and the British Beekeepers Association.

Group AGroup B
Session 1:
Natural History and Beekeeping
Sunday 29th March
10-12am
Wednesday 1st April
7:30-9:30pm
Session 2:
Swarms, pests and diseases
Sunday 5th April
10-12am
Wednesday 8th April
7:30-9:30pm
Session 3:
Practical “hands-on” session
Sunday 19th April
10-12am
Sunday 26th April
10-12am

Sessions 1 & 2 will be held at the Old Barge in Hertford, SG14 1QD. Session 3 will be held at our apiary at Elbow Lane Farm.

Please contact us at membership@hwbees.org.uk if you would like to attend.