The Beginner Beekeeping course is a great opportunity for new beekeepers prior to their first year of beekeeping. It can also be a great refresher course for beekeepers going into their first winter. The fee for this course is $100 per person and includes the course textbook and reference notebook. Honeybee Diseases is focused non-chemical and IPM strategies for management practices for all of the major threats to a healthy colony. The Queens and Nucs course is intended to teach beekeepers to be more sustainable through the production and use of nucleus colonies and backyard queen production. Swarm Management covers swarm biology and behavior to teach beekeepers how to prevent and manage swarming.