BEEKEEPING FOR BEGINNERS COURSE JANUARY 2023

Building on the great success of the 2021 style of course we will be offering 25 places on our 2023 Course which will begin on Monday the 30th of January 2023.
Booking can now be made – see the Training section of the website.
You will need to create a training account first. On the top menu bar go to Login, then Training Login or use the link below.
The course will comprise:
6 weekly Zoom session on Monday evenings
This will be followed by 5 fortnightly practical sessions in the Apiary at the Dower House in Heaton Park.  This will include practical things like equipment assembly and maintenance and an introduction to Microscopy.  The 6 sessions will run in two separate groups on alternate Mondays.
The cost per person will be £150 which will include membership of the Association and the BBKA for 2023, from the start date of the course to the end of 2023. (this includes Insurance for Beekeepers and their hive(s) – terms and conditions apply. It also gives members access to the Association Shop where beekeeping equipment etc can be obtained at good prices).
A copy of the Associations Handbook will be provided which gives lots of useful information including contacts detail for suppliers etc.
Participants in the Practical sessions will need a bee suit, some wellingtons/protective boots and some nitrile gloves (which can be purchased at the Apiary).
Booking can now be made – see the Training section of the website.
You will need to create a training account first. On the top menu bar go to Login, then Training Login or use the link below.
PLACES ARE LIMITED TO THE FIRST 25 – First Come, First Served.

For further information: select the Training Enquiry option in the Contact page on our website.
Alternatively you can contact the association’s Training Officer, Peter McEvitt.

Email: peter.mcevitt@mdbka.com