Beginners Course

CCBKA is pleased to announce our 2016 Autumn beginners course.

When: It will start on Wednesday 12th October. All classes to start at 7.30pm sharp

Where: Lectures will be in CIT Bishopstown Cork. Room B282

Cost: €65 per person.

This fee covers:

  • The cost of the course.
  • Membership of CCBKA for 2016/2017
  • Affiliation to FIBKA, Federation of Irish Beekeepers’ Associations.
  • Insurance. Members of Associations affiliated to FIBKA are fully insured against third party liability.
  • Subscription to the Irish Beekeepers magazine “An Beachaire” for 2017.

Location: CIT Bishopstown Room B282.

Date Lecture Title Lecturer
Weds Oct 12th 2016. 7.30pm Beekeeping – What it entails. Shane Lehane
Weds Oct 19th 2016. 7.30pm Workings of a Bee Colony. Noel Riordan
Weds Oct 26th 2016. 7.30pm Beekeeping Equipment. Michael O’Callaghan
Weds Nov 2nd 2016. 7.30pm Controlling Bees and working for Honey Bob McCutcheon
Weds Nov 9th 2016. 7.30pm Keeping Bees healthy and solving problems. Denis McCarthy
Weds Nov 16th 2016. 7.30pm Pollen & Nectar sources. Noel Power
Weds Nov 23th 2016. 7.30pm Harvesting the Honey. Thomas Quigley

For Info:

Intermediate Study Group meets on Monday 3rd October and fortnightly thereafter in Room B241 and the Senior Group on the alternative Mondays.


Dec 7th 2016 8pm CCBKA Annual General Meeting Bessborough House, Blackrock, Cork




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