Beekeeping

Introduction

Course Title: Beekeeping
Course Code: AG024

Department: Agriculture
Course Type: Part Time



This is an enjoyable course designed to give you sufficient knowledge to keep and manage your own hives. Subjects studied include hive types and siting, bee husbandry, bee diseases, feeding, protective clothing, how to extract and jar good quality honey from local blossoms and flower meadows.

Overview

Qualification

College Certificate in Beekeeping

Course Content

Content includes: Protective clothing Hive types and siting Components of a hive Understanding the colony Bee husbandry Bee diseases Collecting a swarm Winter feeding Equipment Extraction and jarring honey Storage of equipment

Entry Requirements

Interest and enthusiasm.

Next Steps

Smallholders course or other part-time courses

Career Ops

Beekeeping

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+
20-Apr-20 16-Jun-20 2.00 p.m. 4.30 p.m. Part Time Tue 8 ££210.00

Course Length

Additional Costs

£0

Location & Contact Details

Location

Helpline

parttimecourses@kmc.ac.uk

Material Required

Wellington boots You are advised to wear trousers Tetanus protection is recommended Overalls, gloves and veils will be provided