Beginners Beekeeping Course – 2022


The next Reigate Beekeepers 

‘Introduction to Beekeeping Course’

commences on January 15th 2022.

SORRY, this years course is FULLY BOOKED. 

♦ We will kick off the course with an introductory ‘in-person’ meeting

in our training apiary near Dorking on Saturday 15th January 2022.

♦ Online ‘Zoom’ sessions will then start at 7:30pm on Monday 17th January

and continue each Monday week until 14th March 2022.

The course fee of £175 includes:

Training meeting at Henfold apiary

 Practical training meeting at the apiary

  • Introductory session on Saturday 15th January, from10:00am – 12:00 noon
  • Nine Theory Sessions on Monday Evenings, 7:30 to 9:30pm via Zoom Conferencing January – March.
    • Course Tutor – David Rudland.
    • Course Notes provided.
    • A copy of the Haynes Beekeeping Manual provided.
    • Certificate presented upon completion.
  • Four Weekly Practical Training Sessions – in small groups on Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm, commencing early April.
    • Supervised at all times by qualified and experienced beekeepers.
    • Full length Bee Suit loaned for hive inspections.
    • A gift of a Jar of our Honey upon your first visit to the apiary.
  • The number of attendees is limited to 25 and this course is always oversubscribed; so early booking is advised.
  • No prior experience of Beekeeping is required.
  • Upon completion of the Practical Sessions you will be able to continue gaining practical experience with us by becoming a Member of the Reigate Beekeepers Division of the Surrey Beekeepers Association

Sorry, this years course is now fully booked  …

click here NOW to submit an enquiry about future opportunities to our Training Course Coordinator.

To read about Reigate Beekeepers members and their experiences, click here

To hear Radio Redhill interviewing a member of Reigate Beekeepers about their experiences, click here