I want to be a Master Craftsman Beekeeper!

The Master Craftsman is the fourth and final level in the Master Beekeeper Program.  In order to become a Master Craftsman  Beekeeper, you must:

  • Have been a Master Beekeeper for two years
  • Maintained membership in NCSBA since obtaining Master Beekeeper status
  • Pass a practical test demonstrating excellence in selected beekeeping specialties
  • Earn an additional 15 Public Service Credits since becoming a Master Beekeeper
  • Present a program or workshop at a NCSBA convention
  • Conduct an NCSU or NCSBA approved bee project
  • Pass an oral exam either on the research project or another Specified subject.

In order to prepare for the Master Craftman level, the following materials are available:

If you have questions, please contact a member of the MBP Committee.