'The course was excellent value for money. I really appreciate the time and effort put in by the trainers. I cannot praise them too highly.'
'The course was well structured, well delivered and well humoured all in all and I really enjoyed it.'
'An excellent course, provide by experienced, knowledgeable and friendly teachers. Thank you so much.'
Over the last 15 years a number of new members have taken up the craft after
attending our very popular courses.
They are designed for both those who are interested in starting beekeeping
and those who just wish to know more about bees
A 10 week course offering an insight into Honey bees and beekeeping, their lifecycle and their place in the environment.
This course will be run over 6 Monday evenings in The Snuff Mill, Morden Hall Park
and 4 Sunday mornings in the Association’s apiary in Morden Hall Park.
We will provide you with course notes and a textbook but bring a notepad to take down your own notes.
Monday 11thFeb Introduction & Biology
Monday 18thFeb Equipment & Tools
Monday 25thFeb Disease & Hygiene
Monday 11thMar Colony Management
Monday 18thMar Swarm Prevention
Monday 25thMar Recapping – Planning Apiary Visit
Sunday 7thApril Apiary practical
Sunday 14thApril Apiary practical
Sunday 21stApril Apiary practical
Sunday 28thApril Apiary practical
All courses will be held at:
The Snuff Mill & Our Teaching Apiary
Morden Hall Park
Morden Hall Road
London SM4 5JD
from 7:30pm - 9:30pm
near Morden Station on the Northern Line Underground