Beginners 2022

The Kingdom Beekeepers will be running a beginners beekeeping course over 7 Wednesday evenings from 7.30pm to 9pm on

  • January 19
  • February 2, 16
  • March 2, 16,  30 
  • April 13

These sessions will be held ONLINE via Zoom.

There will also be two practical sessions with bees on Saturday 23rd April and 7th May at the Club Apiary in Tralee. (weather dependant so dates subject to change).

The cost of the course is €150 (*€100 for under 16’s). This includes 7 online sessions, two apiary practical sessions, a beekeeping manual and membership of The Kingdom Beekeepers’ Association for 2022, which covers affiliation to FIBKA, third party insurance for your beekeeping activities, and monthly magazine An Beachaire, including online access to back issues. We hold monthly meetings throughout the year where aspects of beekeeping will be discussed at lectures and demonstrations. *Please note: under 16’s must be accompanied by a Parent or Guardian at all times whilst online and whilst attending Association events.

For further information please call  087 357 0551 (after 6pm please).

To book your place please click on the appropriate button below.

Beginners Course - Adult

Includes 7 online sessions, two apiary practical sessions, a beekeeping manual, and KBKA membership for the year, which covers affiliation to FIBKA, third party insurance for your beekeeping activities, and monthly magazine An Beachaire, including online access to back issues.

€150.00
Beginners Course - Junior

Includes 7 online sessions, two apiary practical sessions, a beekeeping manual, and KBKA membership for the year, which includes affiliation to FIBKA, third party insurance for your beekeeping activities, and reduced entry fee to FIBKA Summer School. For members under 18 years of age.

Please note: under 16’s must be accompanied by a Parent or Guardian at all times whilst online and whilst attending Association events.

€100.00

To join the Kingdom Beekeepers’ Association without doing the beginners course, please follow this link:

https://kingdombeekeepers.com/membership/