adison Regional beekeeping classes

Regional beekeeping classes

The below listed classes are available to anyone interested in getting started in beekeeping or is simply curious about honeybees and beekeeping

Please check back here for new class updates.

The intent of this page is to list all beginners beekeeping classes that are offered by any of the affiliated regional beekeeping associations.

NOTICE: If you are working toward becoming an Alabama Certified Master Beekeeper, these classes do not meet the requirements of the Alabama Master Beekeepers lecture series.  

If you are a member of an affiliated regional beekeeping association and know of any planned classes, please send dates, times, location, sponsoring organization, point of contact (preferably email or phone number), URL of your Webpages (if your association has a Webpage) and any other class related information to the Webmaster.

The following organizations have notified the Webmaster of the following classes.   
Associations are listed in the order they were reported to the webmaster.

Madison County Area

The Madison County Beekeepers Association proudly presents:

Practical Beekeeping Course 2019

A four-night class designed to provide the beginner beekeeper with all the information needed to get started managing honey bees.

About this Event

Practical Beekeeping Course 2020

Are you interested in learning about honey bees? Do you want to keep your own hives and become a beekeeper, or are you just curious about what that involves? Then this is the course for you. This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of beekeeping. We welcome anyone who has an interest in the honey bee.

The Madison County Beekeepers Association annual class for beginner beekeepers:


Session 1 - Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

Session 2 - Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Session 3 - Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Session 4 - Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Note: All four sessions are required to complete the course.

Time: 5:30 - 9 PM each Tuesday

  • Cost:
  • $25 per person
  • $30 per family
  • Children under 18 attend free with a registered adult
  • Registration includes a one-year membership to MCBA.

Class size is limited, and advance registration is required!

Click here to register


Last Update 10/9/2019 brf jn