One day course
Learn to assemble a beehive on this one day practical course based in our workshops. Each attendee will be given their own cedar National Beehive to assemble under supervision with all tools provided.
Each student will receive a cedar flat-pack beehive with frames and wax and will be shown how to assemble roof, brood box and supers, floor and frames by our experienced tutor. A comprehensive handout is provided about the hove, it's history and tips for assembling it properly, buying equipment and starting out in beekeeping.
This course combined with the taster day is ideal preparation for beekeeping.
- Outdoor clothing
- Sturdy footwear suitable for working in a workshop
- Notebook and pen
Course reference: COP002
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There are no entry requirements for this course.
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18th November 2017
9th December 2017
7th April 2018
30th June 2018
Plus mandatory £150 fee for course materials.
- With over 800 hectares at your disposal, we’ve got excellent facilities for you to develop your knowledge and practical skills.
- On our College estate alone, you’ve got ancient semi-natural woodlands, chalk downland, our commercial farm, plus a network of small streams.
- You’ll also enjoy time at our dedicated wood workshops which are fully equipped with the latest technology and equipment.
Ready to take the next step?
Apply for this course online now to begin you journey towards a qualification in Beehive & Frame Assembly Day.
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