The Journeyman beekeeper class is for those that desire to go to the next level of beekeeping. The 2 hour class will be held over an an 8 week period.
Details of Journeyman Class
Date & Time:
Each class time will begin 6:30-9:00pm
March 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7 & 14
Class Fee $65 with Text Book
The class fee includes Class Handouts, Hive & The HoneyBee written and practical test.
Class Fee $40 without Text Book:
You will be asked at registration to confirm that you have The Hive and The Honey Bee.
The Woodlands At Furman
1500 Trailhead Court, Greenville, SC 29617
Class begins at 6:30pm and will go to 9:00pm with one break.
History of Bees and Man & Nomenclature
Anatomy and Physiology
Pollination/Parts of a Flower/Pollen and Nectar Plants
Pesticides/Pesticide Labels/Proper Application
Diseases & Pests
Written Exam and Practical Exam
Your textbook is The Hive and The HoneyBee published by Dadant publishing.
What you can to bring to class....
- Your favorite note taking notebook with paper
- Water Bottle & Snacks for yourself (optional)
- Bring your Textbook-The Hive and The Honey Bee
- Electronic Tablet or laptop (optional)
- Bring what you need to make you feel comfortable
- You may audio or video record each session. (recordings are not for redistribution)
Furman College is located in the upper west of the state. Persons in the lower part of the state and to the East should consider driving with a friend. If overnight is a real possibility, we can help find lodging for you.
Teachers (All not confirmed yet):
Mel Wallace & Staci Siler & Richard Hanks & Buddy May
Walter Perrin & Cynthia Robinson
Please go to the Event Registration page to sign up for the class.