As the peak body for superannuation, ASFA promotes best practice throughout the industry. The ASFA Accreditation program recognises individuals who demonstrate superior expertise, education, professionalism and a ongoing commitment to professional development and the superannuation industry. Only members of ASFA (either through organisational or individual membership) are eligible for ASFA Accreditaion.

Professional Accreditation

Leaders in the super industry are recognised by ASFA as Associates and Fellows. The Associate title is recognition of an initial professional commitment to superannuation and ongoing professional development and can be awarded after three years’ service to the industry. Professionals with seven years’ experience and a demonstrated commitment to the industry are recognised as Fellows of ASFA.

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Trustee Director Accreditation

If you’re ready to become a trustee director, or validate your current trustee director experience, the ASFA Trustee Director Accreditation Program can give you the right qualifications and post-nominals to get there. Our governance workshops are tailored specifically to superannuation and can be combined with experience to see you recognised as a Trustee Associate or Trustee Fellow. Those wishing to transfer from board work in other industries can also gain the specific superannuation knowledge through our workshops.

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Maintaining Accreditation

To ensure our accredited members maintain their professional currency and industry standards are upheld, ASFA has formal requirements that must be met in order to maintain ASFA Accreditation. More information can be found under Professional Accreditation and Trustee Director Accreditation.