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NWF Academy

We believe that the highest level of advice, delivered in an applied and practical manner, is key to helping achieve a sustainable and profitable business for British farmers.

What is the NWF Training Academy?

The NWF Academy is a specific training schedule to produce professional farm advisors.

Why should I apply for the NWF Academy?

Food production is becoming ever more critical to meet the growing demands of a global population increase. This requires the modern farmer to be efficient and profitable. Achieving this requires inputs from specialists in the industry, the aim of this academy is to produce the highest level of ruminant advisors to assist Britain’s farmers in developing a sustainable future.

How do I get on to the Academy?

NWF Agriculture invites applicants to submit a CV. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview based on various individual qualities such as experience, industry type, personality and qualifications.

What support will I get?

Each applicant will follow a program that will be monitored by a program coordinator, as well as this, each applicant will work with a mentor who will be an established on-farm advisor.

What type of training will I receive?

Through a comprehensive network of specialist suppliers, both domestic and international, links with educational institutes and our own technical team.

General training topics will include:

  • Ration Formulation
  • Animal Nutrition and Physiology
  • Forage Management
  • Youngstock Management
  • Farm Business Costings
  • Product Application
  • Sales Training

What will I get after the NWF Academy?

After the successful conclusion of each year through the academy individuals will receive a certificate and the opportunity to progress onto the next year.

Interested in joining the NWF Academy?

Please send your CV and covering Letter to or complete the form below.

    If you would like further information please call 0800 756 2787.


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