17th January 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! Honeybee Biology
7th February 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! Beekeeping Equipment / Beekeeping Organisations
21st February 2019!! Lecture and workshop1! Hive Inspection - The art of ‘reading’ a colony
7th March 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! Honeybee life cycle and swarming
21st March 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! The beekeeping year and Siting an Apiary
4th April 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! Hive Products
18th April 2019! ! Lecture and workshop1! Apiary Hygiene and Bee Diseases
2nd May 2019! ! Beekeeping & Debrief2! Inspecting a colony of bees in a small group
9th May 2019! ! Beekeeping & Debrief2! Inspecting a colony of bees in a small group
Rest of Summer! ! Mentor assisted care of a hive at our association apiary2
September 2019! ! Review of Course! ! Q&A session for course members
The Venues - Bradford University & Bradford Beekeepers Teaching Apiary
1Lectures and workshops are all based in the Bright Building RE-centre at Bradford University. This is splendid eco-friendly state-of-the-art building in the centre of the campus. The practical activities and beekeeping all take place at 2Bradford BKA’s apiary on Tong Street. The teaching apiary has hives of several different types and our bees are very easy to work with. We supply all the equipment you will need apart from a pair of ‘wellies’.
Fees for the complete Course
The course fee includes Full Membership of the Association for the year commencing September 2017 as well as all all tuition costs and use of equipment. You will also receive a full set of course notes, course presentations, video clips and much more supplied either on a DataDVD or Flash drive. The course fee is £90. Beekeeping Association Membership (includes British BKA, Yorkshire BKA and Bradford BKA)is £30.
Find out more via the website or email email@example.com or text 07847476927