Promoting the craft of Beekeeping

Bath Beekeepers Association offers members and prospective members advice, guidance and support in the craft of beekeeping.

Discover our educational and social events programme including seasonal meetings, teaching sessions and courses.

If you are interested in learning more about beekeeping or are considering taking up beekeeping, why not come along to one of our teaching apiary sessions – see events.

Any queries about a Teaching Apiary meeting please contact our T.A. Secretaries, Pete & Monica Davis,

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Become a Beekeeper - 3 day course

Our Introduction to Beekeeping course provides the skills and husbandry required for basic beekeeping. The course is delivered in just three sessions over 3 consecutive weekends concluding with a Practical Session.  It follows the syllabus developed by the British Beekeeping Association (BBKA).


Saturdays 7th, 14th & 21st April, 2018

The cost for the 3-day course remains at £60.00

Reservations for places on the course now being taken.


To go on the 'INTERESTED' mailing list or to RESERVE A PLACE, contact Apiary Secretary

Upcoming events

A full programme of events is arranged each year with Summer meetings focusing on inspecting the on-site hives, and Winter evening meetings being held inside our new Teaching Apiary.

Visit the events page to see what’s coming up in the next few months.