Beekeeping Courses in The Brecon Beacons

Welcome to Brecon Beecombs:

Your gateway to the fascinating World of Beekeeping

Embark on a journey into the incredible world of bees with Brecon Beecombs – nestled in the heart of the Welsh countryside at The Good Life Wales. Our beekeeping courses, set against the backdrop of the majestic Brecon Beacons, offer a unique blend of hands-on experience and immersive learning for beginners.

Discover the Art of Beekeeping

Our courses are tailored for those taking their first steps into beekeeping. Delve into the fundamentals of this ancient practice, where you’ll learn the essentials of hive management, bee behavior, and the crucial role these pollinators play in our ecosystem.

So you want to start Beekeeping?

Hands-On Experience in a Breathtaking Setting

Experience the thrill of opening hives and handling bees under the guidance of our experienced beekeepers. For those who prefer a closer look without the bees, our observation hives in a classroom setting offer a safe and informative alternative.

Creating Habitats for Diverse Bee Species

Learn how to create and maintain habitats for various bee species. Our course includes a tour of our grounds, showcasing real-life examples of bee habitats. This hands-on approach not only teaches you about beekeeping but also about nurturing and preserving the natural environment.

Of course our main focus will be on the Honey bee and how you can start your own bee colony and help your new bee family create your very own honey





Flexible Course Options

Choose from our one day Introduction to Beekeeping course, or initially just Meet the Bees a taster session to see if you are comfortable around bees. For participants from afar, we offer comfortable accommodation options, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the serene beauty of the Brecon Beacons while you learn.

Join Us at Brecon Beecombs

Whether you’re looking to start a new hobby, contribute to biodiversity, or simply enjoy a unique experience in nature, our beekeeping courses at Brecon Beecombs are the perfect starting point. Embrace the opportunity to connect with nature and learn the art of beekeeping in one of Wales’ most picturesque locations.

Visit our Woodland Apiary

Learn how to become a Beekeeper

Hands on experience

Make Honey with the Bees