Our aim is to promote and sustain a healthy bee population in the West Glamorgan area

2021 Beekeeping Classes


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COVID-19 IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to having to cancel the 2020 course, we have moved all last years students to the 2021 course. As a result we are currently fully subscribed, however if you fill in contact details on the following page (click here) we will be back in touch in January when we will have a better idea of final numbers. Thank you for your understanding.

The West Glamorgan Beekeepers Association has a responsibility to promote Bee Keeping in the local community

To achieve this, we hold year-long classes in Beekeeping

The Course will include:

1. 10 Theory Classes Starting at 7pm on Tuesday 25th February – 12th May 2020 at the:
Crest Recovery College, Heol Y Gors, Cwmbwrla, Swansea. SA5 8LD

2. Weekly Practical Classes from 26th April – 27th December 2020
with competent Association Bee Keepers in attendance at our training apiary in Penllergaer, Swansea.

Practical lessons will also include:

  1. Honey extraction
  2. Varroa control
  3. Preparation for winter

The cost of the course is £65 which includes membership to the WGBKA for your first season

West Glamorgan Beekeeping Association supported by Environment Wales