Training and events

Upcoming

Date

Course/ Event

Location

Type

3 March 2020

7:30pm

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Rod Bourke, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the NSWAA Sydney Branch Club Meeting.

NSWAA Sydney Branch Club Meeting

Location TBA
Information Session
10 March 2020

7:00pm

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Mark Page, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the Bega Valley Amateur Beekeepers Association meeting.

If you are interested in attending this meeting, please RSVP to Lyall Zweck at begavalley.president@beekeepers.asn.au by February 25th. The meeting location will be provided directly to those who have RSVP'd once numbers and a venue are finalised.

Bega Valley Amateur Beekeepers Association meeting

Location TBA
Information session
15 April 2020

7:00pm

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Mark Page, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the Central Coast Amatuer Beekeepers Association meeting.

If you are interested in attending this meeting, please RSVP to Hartmut Peters at hartmut.peters@bigpond.com

Central Coast Amatuer Beekeepers Association meeting

Location: Mingara Recreation Club,
12-14 Mingara Drive, Tumbi Umbi
Information session
13 May 2020

6:30pm

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Mark Page, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the Hastings Valley Amateur Beekeepers Association meeting.

If you are interested in attending this meeting, please RSVP to Charles Watkins at charles53@me.com and bring a gold coin donation.

Hastings Valley Amateur Beekeepers Association meeting

Location: Senior Citizens Hall, 47 High Street, Wauchope
Information session
23 May 2020

12:00pm

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Rod Bourke, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the Tamworth Branch NSW Apiarists' Association Beekeeping Field Day.

Tamworth Jockey Club, Britten Rd, Tamworth NSW 2340 Information session
30-31 May 2020

Bee ready for registration changes - Information session

Mark Page, Bee Biosecurity Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries will be delivering an information session on upcoming beekeeper registration changes at the 2020 ABA Conference "A Festival of Bees".

Conference registration required. See ABA website to register.

2020 ABA Conference

Location: Western Sydney University, Hawkesbury Campus, Richmond
Information session

Ongoing

EMtrain

The emergency management learning and development program (known as EMtrain) provides training and exercises for all NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) employees and partners.

Online modules

Emergency management training

Ongoing

Biosecurity Awareness for Abattoir, knackery and saleyard workers

NSW Department of Primary Industries and partners have created resources to build the skills and knowledge of workers who may be amongst the first to detect emergency animal disease.

Online resources

Animal biosecurity training

Ongoing

Understanding the Biosecurity Act - Authorised Officer training

A comprehensive training program has been developed to provide authorised officers with the necessary skills and knowledge they need to perform their functions under the Biosecurity Act 2015. It is compulsory for all authorised officers under the Act to successfully complete the online course.

Online modules

Legislation

Ongoing

VETLEARN Veterinarians, hobby farmers and backyard livestock

A two-hour online course that provides veterinarians with the confidence and resources to build their business and improve engagement with hobby farmers, smallholders and clients with backyard livestock.

Online course

Course for vets (CPD and VETED points apply)