Beekeeping is a very popular and interesting hobby. Learn all you need to know about getting started in beekeeping from Mr Liam McGarry, Secretary of the County Dublin Beekeepers Association.

The course includes units on:

  • managing the bees
  •  the life cycle of the colony
  • bee diseases
  • swarm control
  • harvesting the honey crop.

The course will include practical demonstrations and a  visit ot an apiary.

Duration: 8 Weeks

Times: 6:30 - 8:30pm *Tuesday evenings)

Start: 26th Sept 2023

Cost: €120

Assessment and Certification

Participants may choose to take an introductory beekeeping examination - details will be provided by Liam McGarry.

Get in touch
+353 1 2889717 BFEI, Main Street, Blackrock, Co Dublin
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