Winner - school pathways to VET award

Northern Adelaide State Secondary Schools' Alliance

NASSSA was formed to provide opportunities and career pathways for all students in alliance schools in northern Adelaide.

By combining resources across all alliance schools, NASSSA gives student a great opportunity for the future.

NASSSA: Winner in the 2016 Australian Training Awards

What is NASSSA?

NASSSA is an Alliance of 11 Public Schools in northern Adelaide.

Watch the video to learn about the location, purpose and philosophy, particularly around the opportunity for students to participate in Vocational Education and Training [VET] programs.

Pathways for students


Vocational Education and Training (VET) is industry specific training providing students with national qualifications that can be obtained while the student is still at school. Some pathways you can explore through VET include:

  • Agricultural
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Electrotechnology
  • Engineering & Construction
  • Hairdressing & Makeup
  • Health & Community Services
  • Hospitality & Food Processing
  • Information Technology & Business
  • Music & Multimedia
  • Sport, Fitness & Recreation
  • Transport
  • Aboriginal Program

View VET programs


Recent News

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NASSSA Debating Grand Final Success

On Wednesday Oct 31st, we celebrated the conclusion to our debating competition for 2018

NASSSA Debating Semi Final

Excitement builds as NASSSA Debaters Compete in the Semi Finals


NASSSA VET & Career Leaders enjoy a professional development morning at CMV Group.

Women from City of Gawler inspire students at Gawler & Districts College

Women in Council inspire students by participating in a Speed Career Networking event.


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 1

Week 1

NASSSA Principal Meeting

Breakfast meeting of the NASSSA Principals 2019

Term 1

Week 2

NASSSA Leaders Meeting

Meeting of Deputies and Senior Leaders of NASSSA Teams

Term 1

Week 3

NASSSA EALD Curriculum Area Team Meeting

Meeting of leaders of EALD in the NASSSA schools

Term 1

Week 3

NASSSA Arts Curriculum Area Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Arts Leaders

Term 1

Week 3

VET Leaders Meeting

VET Leaders Meeting

Term 1

Week 4

NASSSA Special Education Curriculum Area Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Special Education Curriculum Area Team

Term 1

Week 4

NASSSA H&PE Curriculum Area Team Meeting

Term 1

Week 5

NASSSA FLO Coordinator Team Meeting

Curriculum meeting for FLO Team