Beekeeping Courses

 Humboldt State University  Beginning and Advanced Beekeeping Classes (Starts February) HSU Extended Education offers  Practical Beekeeping classes. Details can be found  at the HSU website

Sustainable Beekeeping Course (Feb-Mar). Contact: Brad & Linnette Woodward at Tel 707-496-9707 or send a message by email to

Beekeeping courses- California and Oregon

California Master Beekeeper Program (CAMBP) at the University of California at Davis, E.L. Nino Bee Lab. Check the details at CAMBP  – specific requirements and program schedules are provided.

Short courses/classes in Oregon/California (1-2 day) on various topics are offered through various regional beekeeping organizations & clubs in Oregon and California. Keep an eye on these organizations:

State and National Conferences Check this link for current events:  California State Beekeepers Event List.

HCBA Mentorship Program

This effort is underway. If you are interested, please plan to attend the HCBA general meetings that take place the first Thursday of each month, follow the Humboldt Beekeepers Yahoo list-serve and Facebook page to keep up with current activities..