Northants Bee Keepers Association

Northamptonshire Beekeepers' Association (NBKA) Registered Charity No. 295593


Northants Bee Keepers Association

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Northants Bee Keepers Association

A member organisation representing beekeepers in the County of Northamptonshire

Training Courses

Beginners' Beekeeping Course 2018


The next beginners’ course starts on Saturday 20th January 2018.


It comprises of a series of six lecture-style classes which take place on Saturdays at The Abbey Centre, Clannel Road, Northampton NN4 0RZ from 10:00 to 12:30 hrs.


Dates of classes are:

20th January

27th January

10th February

17th February

24th February  

10th March


Additionally, there are two practical sessions in April – dates to be advised, subject to weather conditions.

These are held in apiaries belonging to NBKA members.


We run an optional hive-building session in the spring – the date of this is to be confirmed.

The cost of the beginners’ course is £90.  This includes the first year of NBKA membership registration fee.


To enquire about the course and to book places please contact the:



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Beginners' Beekeeping Course 2018

Intermediate Classes 2017/18

Training Apiary