Beekeeping Beginners Course (Intensive)

The beginners course is run over three complete days in order to suit busy lives. The intensive theory course is delivered over a two day period (weekend) followed by a third single day (also a weekend) to learn practical skills.

Duration: – 10 x sessions (Covering 12 modules)

Dates: - 17th & 18th February 2018 (Modules 1-10)  & 10th June 2018 (Modules 11 & 12)


Limited to twelve students per course. 

Course Background:

Keeping bees as a hobby is a rewarding, enjoyable, reasonably inexpensive and challenging pastime that will encourage you to be more familiar with your local eco-system whilst enjoying the delicious fruits of your labour! However some basic knowledge and practical skills will prevent your first few months from turning into a nightmare with a ‘sting in the tail’! 

The Sinah Common Honey Basic Beekeeping course is a modular learning programme aimed at the beginner who will have little or no previous knowledge. 

Course Fees:

  • Course only - £150
  • A deposit of £50 (Non-refundable) is required to secure a place.
  • Full fee payable within 2 weeks of course.

Email to book a place.   

Basic Computer Course

6 week course starting Monday 19th February 2018

10am – 1pm

A  great opportunity for you to learn more about the basic Microsoft  Packages in your daily life to help with E-mails, Expenditure lists,  Finance Control, Writing stories, Creating presentations and so on.

£40 fee 

Laptops provided

Email or phone 02392 467545 to book your place.

Subsidised by Highbury College

Protecting Your Personal Digital Data (Internet Security)

Are you worried about the security on your PC and concerned with e-mails you receive which look genuine, but quite possibly aren't?

This is a three-hour presentation on how to protect yourself online and keep your personal data safe.

Where: Hayling Island Community Centre

When: 10am–1pm Thursday 15th March

£10 per person includes refreshments

Email to book your place or phone 02392 467545

Subsidised by Highbury College