NFAS Fundamentals- 3. Maintaining NFAS Accreditation

Provided by: Feedlot TECH

This course is part of the Fundamentals of NFAS online skills training.  

This course is part of the NFAS: Mastering the Fundamentals online skills training.

There are several steps feedlots must take to become accredited under the National Feedlot Accreditation Scheme (NFAS) and then to maintain their accreditation.

This module will cover gaining NFAS Accreditation and how to maintain your NFAS accreditation including audits, activities and statement of authority holders.

This E-learning series has been funded by grain-fed levies and matching federal government R&D contributions in consultation with the Australian Lot Feeders’ Association.

Learning outcomes and competencies
By the end of this course, you will know how to: 

  • Learn the process of gaining NFAS accreditation
  • Understand the NFAS requirements for audits and activities
  • Realise the importance of internal and external audits
  • Know how to help your feedlot prepare for an audit
  • Understand the role of a statement of authority holder

Training Location and Delivery method

Online Training course, delivered via the Feedlot TECH Training Hub. Approximately 30 minutes in length. 


Free to all feedlots, employees and industry associated individuals. 

To access training 

Sign in or create an account on the Feedlot TECH Training Hub to access online feedlot specific skills training. To create an account on the Training Hub, click ‘sign up now’ on the login page, determine a password, confirm you email address and complete the verification form. When prompted, enter your feedlot NFAS or Group Number to ensure fast verification and access to training. 

Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA)
GPO Box 149, Sydney NSW 2001
Phone: 02 9290 3700

Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)

PO Box 1961, North Sydney, NSW 2059
Phone: 02 9463 9333


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