Learn how to become a beekeeper with this continuing education course.

New to beekeeping and want hands-on training from an experienced beekeeper? This one credit, 32-hour course will cover the basics to help you maintain a healthy and productive hive! Learn about the different types of bees, hives, and management techniques. Attendees will also have the opportunity for lab times to work beehives. Harvesting honey and winterizing will also be covered. All students are required to bring their own or purchase protective equipment and have the option of purchasing a hive and bee colony.

Course Details:

Dates: Saturdays, March - October 2018

Time: Class times vary based on the week and weather. A schedule will be created upon the start of the course.

View the Spring Beekeeping Schedule

CVTC Energy Education Center West Campus
4000 Campus Road
Eau Claire, WI 54703

Cost: $147 (estimated tuition & fees)
Course kit pricing varies, please contact us for more details.

Get Started with the Beekeeping Course

Interested in learning more about this course? Fill out the short form below and a CVTC representative will contact you as soon as possible.

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Have questions? Contact us.

If you'd rather speak with someone directly about the course, give Adam a call or send him an email. He can answer any questions you have.

Adam Wehling
Dean of Agriculture, Energy, and Transportation
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