Following EU Directive 2010/63/EU and the working document on the development of a common education and training framework to fulfill the requirements under the Directive (Brussels, 19-20 February 2014), FELASA is accrediting courses using the "Functions' system", which replaces the "Categories' system".
- EU Function A: carrying out procedures on animals
- EU Function B: designing procedures and projects
- EU Function C: taking care of animals
- EU Function D: killing animals