Statement of Attainment

These competencies meet the industry requirements for the basic maintenance and monitoring of beehives.


Entry level or unqualified workers in the beekeeping industry and hobbyist beekeepers.


The Basic Introduction to Beekeeping Skill Set consists of:

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic AHCBEK202A

Use a bee smoker

add topic AHCBEK203A

Open and reassemble a beehive

add topic AHCBEK204A

Construct and repair beehives

add topic AHCBEK302A

Manipulate honey bee brood

add topic AHCBEK306A

Manage pests and disease within a honey bee colony


These units provide credit towards AHC32010 Certificate III in Beekeeping.