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Local Area Hive Inspectors Class Schedule - Update

posted Nov 6, 2015, 1:58 PM by Deborah Buma

Local Area inspectors Class Schedule Update


The Nashville/Davidson County class is now full.

The Mountain City/Johnson County class is now full.


Grant coordinators, Please forward this information to your members that are interested in either becoming Local Area Apiary Inspectors for your Association or would like to be able to inspect their own bees for movement within the State. Please have them e-mail me to let me know that they are interested in attending one of the upcoming inspector Classes.


Any Association that would like to set up a class in their area in the future please let me know.


These classes are free.


To register for any of the classes below please send an e-mail to . Type Inspector Class Registration in the Subject box in the e-mail specify the county of the class you wish to enroll into. There are only 16 openings for each class. The classes are filled on a first come first served basis through e-mail.


Qualifications to enroll in the class: Participants must have a minimum of 5 years experience and preferably have taken The UT Hobbyist Level Beemaster class or an equivalent.


I don’t mind others sitting in on class for informational purposes.


The class is 8 hours (4 hours Tuesday night and 4 hours Thursday night).


Weather permitting we will get into the bees at the beginning of class time on Thursday night.


The Classes are scheduled as follows:


Date:                     Tuesday October 27, 2015 and Thursday October 29, 2015

Time:                    6:00 PM to 10:00PM

County:                Davidson

Location:             Ed Jones Auditorium

Ellington Agriculture Center

416 Hogan Road

               Nashville, TN 37204

Status: Registration Closed/Class Full



Date:                     Tuesday November 10, 2015 and Thursday November 12, 2015

Time:                    6:00 PM to 10:00PM

County:                Johnson

Location:             Farm Bureau Building

642 S Shady St

               Mountain City, TN 37683

Status: Registration Closed/Class Full



Date:                     Tuesday December 1, 2015 and Thursday December 3, 2015

Time:                    6:00 PM to 10:00PM

County:                Williamson

Location:             Williamson County EXPO Center

4215 Long Ln # 100

Franklin, TN 37064

Status: Registration Open/Seats Available



Date:                     Tuesday December 15, 2015 and Thursday December 17, 2015

Time:                    6:00 PM to 10:00PM

County:                Warren

Location:             UT/TSU Extension, Warren County

201 Locust St. Suite 10

McMinnville, TN 37110

Status: Registration Open/Seats Available