Beginning Beekeeper

Beginning Beekeeper certification requirements:

This course is for the person who is thinking about getting started in keeping honey bees as a hobby offering the opportunity to decide if beekeeping is something that a person wants to do and providing basic information on how to maintain a colony successfully the first year.  Courses are usually offered through a local beekeeping organization or bee supply company. If assistance is needed in locating a course, contact

  1. No requirements

Upon satisfactory completion of the WASBA Beginning Beekeeper course and submission of application, the student will receive a certificate of completion acknowledging Beginning Beekeeper status.