New Beekeepers

Workshops and Courses

The Nova Scotia Beekeepers Association has not reviewed any of the materials and does not specefically endorse any of the following courses or workshops.

Basic Beekeeping 2019
Cost $200.00
Perry Brandt at or (902) 300-4171
Kevin McKaigue at or (902) 584-2263
Basic Beekeeping 2019 Poster [PDF]

Beekeeping Basics for Beginners
NSCC Kingstec
Cost $489
For more information call (902) 679-617
Beekeeping Basics Poster [PDF]

The Modern Beekeeper
Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture
Cost $400.00 per module ($1,600.00 total)
Dal Modern Beekeeper Website

Beeyond The Veil Beekeeper Training
Introduction to Bee keeping $45
Beginners Course $285
One day intermediate Course $75
Our new Top Bar Beginners Course $160
David Adams at or (902) 973-1149
Full Course details and registration

Beginner Beekeeing Course
Cost: $229.94 (tax included).
Tuition cost due by March 13th.

Located at Waverley Legion. 2234 Rocky Lake Dr., Waverley, Nova Scotia

Saturday, March 23rd from 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday, March 24th from 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Course Outline
Session 1: History of the Honeybee, Bee Biology, Equipment, A Day in the Life of a Bee, Installing Bees, Hive Placement
Session 2: Inspections, Splits, Swarms, Pests and Diseases, Harvesting Season, Winterizing

Taught by Barry Yhard from Abbigail Honey, a Masters in Beekeeping candidate from the University of Montana.

Contact us to get started!
Toll Free: 1-877-505-6363