Agriculture and Science

Short Course Beekeeping Basics

Are you interested in beekeeping as a hobby or maybe seeking employment in the industry?

If you answered yes then this ‘taster’ Beekeeping Basics course is for you!  This theory and hands-on course is aimed at providing the fundamental skills and knowledge necessary to get you started.

Areas covered include:

  • safety
  • hive construction
  • colony handling techniques
  • hygiene
  • biosecurity
  • honey extraction and much more

Location, dates and times

Clarence Campus

  • Next Intake:   2020  (To be confirmed)
  • Call us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

2020:  To be advised.  A concession rate is not available for this course.

For further fee and payment information visit our Fees and Payment page.


Contact us today to find out if this is the right course for you.

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TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available at our Student Support Services page.


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