Courses

Beekeeping Beginners Course

Practical: 22/5/21 & 12/6/21

The annual beekeeping beginners’ course practical component will be run over two Saturdays 22nd May and 12th June (in person).
Each day runs from 9am to 3pm (bring lunch). The first date is at Baldwyns Apiary near Bexley and the second at Ruxley Apiary near Sidcup.
The practical sessions follow the theory sessions undertaken online.
These sessions focus on beekeeping equipment, how to approach hives, opening hives, knowing what to look for in a hive, swarm control, assessing the health of the colony, adding supers and other skills required for routine inspections.

Supervision and training is provided by members of Sidcup Beekeepers Association.

Requests for information etc to: ian.stell@btinternet.com