Introduction to Beekeeping - START DATE IS THE 1ST MARCH | Kirkley Hall Campus | FCR0129E |Northumberland College
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Introduction to Beekeeping - START DATE IS THE 1ST MARCH

Kirkley Hall Campus
Course Code:
Awarding Body:

College Certificate

Start Date:
08 March

Who is the course for?

This course is suitable for those wishing to know more about Beekeeping or those thinking about starting their own hives.

Do I need any formal qualifications?

There are no entry requirements for this course

What will I study on the course?

The course is designed to provide a grounding in theoretical and practical beekeeping and to prepare students for the Basic Examination in Beekeeping, the Certificate in Beekeeping Husbandry and the Scottish Basic Bee master Certificate, although entry to those examinations is voluntary. Participants will be introduced to the beekeeping association operating in their area.

This short course runs for 2 hours.

Start date is the 1st March and not the 8th March

You will receive theoretical and practical guidance from the tutor throughout the course.

No, however you may wish to study another short course with us or join one of our longer courses which will gain you a qualification.

Why not look in to gaining a qualification in this subject area, we offer many different courses.

For Full-Cost and Leisure courses there is no financial support available.

For more information our Help Hub team is available on 01670 841 200 or email

How can I apply for this course?

Apply online by clicking here and registering, alternatively please contact our Help Hub on 01670 841 200, email or drop in to one of our open events.

Alternatively, if this is the course for you please click Book and Enrol Now – please note this option is only available for certain courses.

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