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Junior Beekeeper Certificate

The Junior Beekeeper Certificate was designed to encourage young people to become interested in bees and beekeeping and their natural contribution to the environment. It provides a starting point for beekeeper education for young people and to meet the requirements of schools and groups such as scouts and guides. There is no requirement for the candidate to be a member of the SBA however to sit the Junior Beekeeper Examination the candidate shall have reached their 10th Birthday but not yet their 16th birthday on the 1st of January of the year during which the examination is to be taken. 

Apply Online for your examination, or by post, complete the Exam Application Form and send it with the appropriate Fee to the Education Officer.

Syllabus related documents can be found using the links below:

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