The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA), provides businesses along with current and prospective employees with a clear career development pathway and associated training, professional development and support networks.

ALFA is dedicated to attracting, retaining and growing the capacity of the feedlot work force.


So, whether you’re looking to gain additional skills and qualifications to kick start your career in the lot feeding industry or you’re looking to take that next step in your career and you’re not quite sure what that might be, see below for training opportunities and current job vacancies.



Click on the training courses available below to self-register. More training courses are due to be released in 2020.

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Antimicrobial Stewardship

Covers key principles of antimicrobial stewardship including steps to implement plans on feedlots with insights from leading feedlot veterinarians, antimicrobial stewardship experts and microbiologists. [Read more]

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Practical Bovine Post Mortem

Takes you step by step through the process of conducting a post mortem, to enable accurate pathology and disease diagnosis. The modules are a great resource for training staff in these areas, but also serve as a great reference tool.

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How-To Series

Aimed at equipping feedlot staff with practical information to promote responsible use of antimicrobials including diagnostics, treatment administration, interpretation of product labels and record keeping.