Introduction to Beekeeping

Bees on cells of honey
Course Number

Explore the history of beekeeping and the basics of beekeeping today.

Class Objectives
  • The ancient history of the honey bee's origin and how we came to keep bees in North America
  • Beekeeping protective gear and hive equipment
  • Beekeeping clubs, associations and resources
  • Beekeeping and honey bee suppliers
  • How to make informed choices on how to start a beehive
Location Type
Length (hrs)
Certification Levels
Honey Bee Ambassador
Beekeeping Experience Levels
No Experience