2023 Spring Exam Registration

Welcome to the Texas Master Beekeeper Program Exam Registration: Fall 2023!

REGISTRATION IS OPEN TODAY, MONDAY, OCTOBER 2ND AND CLOSE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27TH AT 5 PM

 

Exam Details:

 

When: Thursday, November 2nd

 

Where: Frank W. Mayborn Civic & Convention Center (3303 N. 3rd Street, Temple, Texas 76501)

 

With the recent beekeeping law changes all previous Apiary Registrations are no longer valid. For participation in the program, you will need a valid Beekeeper Registration on file with the Texas Apiary Inspection Service. Beekeeper Registration does have a $35 fee which is currently only paid via check or money order. Please contact Hannah Blackburn if you have any questions about this change (hannah.blackburn@ag.tamu.edu).

 

For those eligible to take the Apprentice exam:

 

In order to participate in the Apprentice level exam you will need to have kept bees for at least one year and have an active Beekeeper Registration on-file with the Texas Apiary Inspection Service (found here: https://txbeeinspection.tamu.edu/forms-fees/). Please be prepared to conduct the in-hive portion of the exam. More details will be sent to you once exam registration is complete.

 

For those eligible to take the Advanced exam:

 

You will need to have held the Apprentice Beekeeper rank for at least one year and have kept bees for at least two years. You must also have an active Beekeeper Registration on-file with the Texas Apiary Inspection Service (found here: https://txbeeinspection.tamu.edu/forms-fees/). Please bring your completed Documentation Binder to the exam with you. If you have questions about uncompleted Public Service Documents, please contact us as soon as possible.

 

For those eligible to take the Master exam:

 

You will need to have held the Advanced Beekeeper rank for at least one year and have kept bees for at least three years. You must also have an active Beekeeper Registration on-file with the Texas Apiary Inspection Service (found here: https://txbeeinspection.tamu.edu/forms-fees/).  Please bring your completed Documentation Binder to the exam with you. If you have questions about uncompleted Public Service Documents, please contact us as soon as possible.

 

Pre-registration is required in order to participate in this exam. Each individual who is interested in participating in the exam must submit an exam registration form under their own name. The fee for the exam is $75.00 per participant.

 

To register and pay for the exam between October 2nd and October 27th, please follow one of the links below:

 

Apprentice Level Exam Registration

https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/ento-ev-058

 

Advanced Level Exam Registration

https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/ento-ev-059

 

Master Level Exam Registration

https://agriliferegister.tamu.edu/ento-ev-060

 

Registration will NOT be confirmed until the payment is received. Once your payment has been received and your Beekeeper Registration status has been checked you will be sent an e-mail confirming your registration as well as pertinent information pertaining to the exam.

 

If you have any questions, please reach out to Hannah Blackburn (hannah.blackburn@ag.tamu.edu)

 

Do you have a physical or learning disability and may need assistance taking the examination? Please contact us ahead of time so that we can accommodate your needs.

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