A One Day Refresher Beekeeping Course

A One Day Refresher Beekeeping Course




A One Day Course

  Beekeeping Refresher Course  

For those who wish to refresh their knowledge of beekeeping. Tailored especially for 'fairly new beekeepers' keen to do the best for their bees at the start of the new season. A re-visit of all the coming season's key beekeeping activities & tasks. Presented by experienced beekeepers with a wealth of practical knowledge.



Course Programme: 
1 day: 9.30am - 4.30pm


What To Expect:



1. Managing honeybee colonies


2. Bee health & diseases


3. Honey harvesting


4. Winter Preparations & feeding


Lunch will be provided, including tea, coffee, water, and a 'honey-themed' cake.

Parking is available at the entrance to our farm and our training room is just short walk down our track.

Please arrive at 9.15am for a prompt 9.30am start


An informal day spent with others who have just started out in beekeeping. A wealth of information from highly experienced beekeepers and a chance to discuss your new beekeeping experiences with others at a similar stage to yourself. A review of the beekeeping year & its activities for those who have some experience but wish to top-up their confidence for the coming season. Aimed at beekeepers who desire to improve their performance by picking up additional skills from experienced established beekeepers.

What To Bring:

Just bring yourself, confirmation of your booking, a notebook and any questions you may have.

If you have any dietary requirements please let us know in advance.


Course Tutors:
Mike Cullen & Jill Sales


Mike Cullen

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Jill Sales

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Mike has been a Beekeeper since 1972 and has attained many BBKA modules. He is an examiner for the BBKA Basic and General Examinations.

Jill keeps up to 6 colonies of bees and has been both teaching and beekeeping for many years.