Beginners Course

Beginners Course: Theory but mainly Practical Beekeeping

Place: High Mead Farm, 88 Ham Lane, Ferndown BH22 9DP

Course 1
Dates: 14th April
21st April
28th April
5th May
The course above is now FULL!

Course 2
Dates:13th May
19th May
26th May
2nd June
Slots still available for the dates above.

Time: 2pm to 4pm
Cost: Members £40 Non Members £50
Topics: Equipment needed and Apiary siting
How to get Bees
Apiary Hygiene
Handling of Bees
Recognition of different Brood Stages
The importance of feeding

Numbers will be limited to 12 people and therefore enrolment is necessary.

Children: A course for children aged between 10 to 16 is planned for next year, June into July. If you think your child might be interested than please let me know and perhaps this can be taken further.

If you are interested in attending or wish further information please contact our Education co-ordinator Helga Aldersey at