The Route to Master Beekeeper
The BBKA have developed a system of written examinations and assessment routes, designed to help beekeepers understand more about their bees and develop their beekeeping skills.
The written examinations:
Module 1 Honey Bee Management
Module 2 Honey Bee Products and Forage
Module 3 Honey Bee Pests, diseases and Poisoning
Module 5 Honey Bee Biology
Module 6 Honey Bee Behaviour
Module 7 Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
Module 8 Honey Bee Management, Health and History
The practical assessments:
Holders of both the Advanced Husbandry Certificate and the Advanced Theory Certificate are Master Beekeepers.
Bee Heath Certificate
Bee Breeding Certificate
If you'd like to know more about the BBKA education system please visit the BBKA member's area, to access the Examinations and Assessments section.