Education

Webinar Basic Beekeeping for urban environment

Area: Technologies in Beekeeping, Bee health care, Municipal structure for beekeeping and biodiversity, Pedagogical concept of beekeeping in the city, Bee tourism

Instructors: Gorazd Trušnovec, Veterinary faculty, Maruška Markovčič, Nina Ilič, Dominika Koritnik Trepel

Lecture title Date Time
Basics beekeeping  technologies in urban environment 6 th July 2020 / 07/06/2020 15:00 CET

Bee health care in urban environment 7th July 2020 / 07/07/2020 15:00 CET

Municipal structure for beekeeping and biodiversity 8th July 2020 / 07/08/2020 15:00 CET

Pedagogical concept of beekeeping in the city 9th  July 2020 / 07/09/2020 15:00 CET

Bee tourism in urban environment 13th  July 2020 / 07/13/2020 15:00 CET

The beekeeping training is organized as a five day, ten hours long webinar and presents basic knowledge for beekeeping implementation in urban environment.

The webinar consists from 5 different, but closely connected topics, essential for good beekeeping and biodiversity saving practices. The course provides a theoretical overview of urban beekeeping, bee health care, pedagogical approach, bee supporting municipal structures and bee tourism in general. Part of the course is devoted to a debate on specific topics, which serves as a basis for further selection of the right level of training in special educational module (after this webinar you can decide which area is suitable and most needed for your environment and beekeeping type and contact the mentor directly for further educational support ).

Webinar will be conducted only in English.

Apply with e mail to sca@kis.si for more details.

The beekeeping training is organized as a five day, ten hours long webinar and presents basic knowledge for beekeeping implementation in urban environment.

The webinar consists from 5 different, but closely connected topics, essential for good beekeeping and biodiversity saving practices. The course provides a theoretical overview of urban beekeeping, bee health care, pedagogical approach, bee supporting municipal structures and bee tourism in general. Part of the course is devoted to a debate on specific topics, which serves as a basis for further selection of the right level of training in special educational module (after this webinar you can decide which area is suitable and most needed for your environment and beekeeping type and contact the mentor directly for further educational support ).

Webinar will be conducted only in English.

Gorazd Trušnovec, BAS beekeeping instructor and Slovenian Urban beekeepers association president
Basics beekeeping  technologies in urban environment 6 th July 2020 / 07/06/2020 15:00 CET

Urban beekeeping – a necessity or a choice?
The decision for micro location – the advantages and disadvantages of different layouts
Rules and legislation
Basic equipment required
Recommended level of knowledge
Honey and other bee products in the city
Dr. Lucija Žvokelj, Veterinarian for bee health care,BAS beekeeping instructor
Bee health care in urban environment 7th July 2020 / 07/07/2020 15:00 CET

Honey bee health challenges: parasites, management stressors, pesticides and environmental stressors  
More bees-more diseases?
Good beekeeping practice to experience fewer health problems
Maruška Markovčič, Senior Adviser for Rural development, Department for Environmental protection, Section for Rural Development in Municipality of Ljubljana
Municipal structure for beekeeping and biodiversity 8th July 2020
07/08/2020
15:00 CET

Urban beekeeping development program in the context of municipal structures
The purpose and benefits of the bee path
Expanding the concept of bee routes
Integration of urban life in the philosophy of urban beekeeping
Nina Ilič, director of Institute for the development of empathy and creativity Eneja in Ljubljana
Pedagogical concept of beekeeping in the city 9th July 2020
07/09/2020
15:00 CET

Why is it important to learn and teach about bees? We will show why we need educational programs for all generations – especially the youngest.
The concept of pedagogical approach in details
Educational program for adults
Educational program for children
Educational program for kindergartens
Choosing the right methodology
Etiquette near bees in details
Dominika Koritnik Trepel, BAS beekeeping instructor for bee tourism, Certified Bee-Guide
Bee tourism in urban environment 13th July 2020 07/13/2020 15:00 CET

Ljubljana is one of the smallest  capital cities in  Europe, but  with a big  ecological and sustainable tourism potential.   
Bee tourism project  named Bee Path  enables you to discover  nature with its biodiversity even in the city, rich (bee) cultural heritage and gastronomic providers who use home-grown ingredients.
At the end of your visit combination of those factors  will give you the experience of an urban beekeeping provider, in the very core itself.  
Learn how to prepare your own urban bee tourism project taking into account the good practice and skills used for the development of our Bee Path.