Learn Beekeeping Through-The-Winter

Our unique, 3 month online course (Nov 1st - Jan 31st) helps you confidently start your first beehive next spring! Join 25,000 others who have already enjoyed our course.

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Confidently install your first beehive next spring

Our Introductory Course is a structured and effective way to learn beekeeping online. Running from Nov 1st to Jan 31st, we deliver 40 great lessons to you through email, each building on earlier lessons to prepare you to install your first beehives – and bees!

About Our Course

Divided into three fascinating and enjoyable stages, each with three sections, our course builds your knowledge and establishes a wonderful foundation for your beekeeping. Our free Introductory Course features 40 articles wonderful articles.

Stage 1 : Learn About Bees

To kick off our course, we introduce you to the amazing, incredible world of the honeybee. Successful beekeepers understand how the bee lives her life, in and away from the hive.

Stage 1 offers a tremendous level of information, to set you up as you set out as a beekeeper. This stage includes the following sections.

  • The Science of Bees
  • The Life of Bees
  • About Beekeeping

Stage 2 : Your Beehive

In this second stage, we get practical! We'll introduce you to the common types of beehive and the accessories, tools and clothing you will need. We will guide you through the decisions you will make about placement, setup and more.

Then the fun begins - we'll explain the options available for obtaining your first bees and how to install them in their new home. Stage 2 includes the following sections.

  • Beehives and Accessories
  • Equipment and Clothing
  • Starting Your Beehive

Stage 3 : A Healthy Beehive

You have set up your hive. You've installed your bees and you are thrilled! But how do you help your bees stay healthy? That's the focus of our final stage, a detailed look at the major threats to bees and how you, as a beekeeper, can prevent and resolve issues.

This stage includes the following sections.

  • The Threats to Bees
  • Inspecting Your Beehive
  • Reaping the Rewards

Register Now (It's Free!)

We have kicked off ourĀ Through-The-Winter Introductory Beekeeping Course, so just click below to register and we’ll guide you to your first beehive!

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