This one day theory course is the ideal preparation for taking the British Beekeepers’ Association’s (BBKA) Honey Bee Health Certificate which was first introduced in 2018. Plumpton College are one of the first organisations to run such a course.
The qualification aims to encourage beekeepers who have been awarded the BBKA Basic Certificate and have at least three years of beekeeping experience to improve their understanding and practice of beekeeping. This course will work through the theoretical elements of the syllabus and prepare the beekeeper for the practical demonstrations required for the assessment which will be organised by your local group over the Summer.
Suggested reading: BBKA News Special Issues Series 'General Husbandry'
Please do not delay your booking – to guarantee your place, please book 2 weeks in advance of course date
To take the Assessment beekeepers will require to have passed the BBKA Basic and had 3 years’ experience but this course will benefit anyone who already has bees and wants to improve their beekeeping knowledge and skills.
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