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101 - Introduction to Responsible Beekeeping

  • 29 Oct 2016
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • DAFWA, 3 Baron-Hay Court, Kensington
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Learn all the basics of Responsible Beekeeping



‘The Bee Man’ Dowsett,
with Ian Beeson, Wayne Passmore and Gerard de Souza. 

Note: you need to be a current member to access this course - you can join online now and then register for the course.

Topics covered during the course include...

  •  Managing your hive 
  • OH&S in beekeeping 
  • Understanding the swarming impulse of bees 
  • Diseases and pests affecting bees 
  • Importance of biosecurity
  • How to integrate a Flow Hive

You’ll also do some hands-on inspecting of a hive and learn how best to light your smoker. 


Boots, bee suits and gloves for the practical part of the course 

Light lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided 

At the end of the Course, you will receive a thumb drive with the Course Content, as well as a WAAS Certificate of Completion

Spaces are limited! 

Pay by EFT/cheque/cash before the Course.

Registrations will be processed strictly 

in order of payment. 

There will be one last course for this year on Sunday 13 November. 

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