The Master Level trains skilled Journeyman Beekeepers to serve as extension educators and representatives to the public for the Beekeeping community. With the growing interest in beekeeping over the last few years it is particularly important that there is competent bee masters that will teach and mentor beginning beekeepers and represent beekeepers in the eye of the public. The Alabama Master Beekeeper must have held the Apprentice and Journeyman level and have been practicing beekeeping for the preceding three years. Must have documented 10 additional public service credits beyond that required for their previous levels.
Must score 70% or higher on a written examination. The written examination can include but is not limited to materials covered during previous testing.
Present proof of Registration as Alabama Beekeeper (Registered Hives).
Candidate must demonstrate expertise in six (6) of the nineteen (19) majors.