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 students a great opportunity for the future. See NASSSA Career Tools.

NASSSA: Finalist in the 2019 SA Training Awards

Welcome to Kaurna Country

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

For access to NASSSA Career Tools, click HERE

Inspiring the Future Australia


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

The latest news and announcements View all News

NASSSA Students Thrive During National Skills Week 2020

52 open classes, inviting students to be informed, inspired & ignited for potential 2021 training.

National Skills Week

NASSSA's 'Ensemble of Schools' in National Skills Week 'Orchestra of Ideas"

NASSSA Student is Australia's Vocational Student of the Year

Shaona Imaru takes out top Australian Award

NASSSA Debating Grand Final

NASSSA 2019 Debating Grand Final, a huge success.


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 4

Week 4

NASSSA Design and Tech Curriculum Area Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Design and Technology Leaders

Term 4

Week 4

NASSSA University Pathways Group Meeting

Meeting of University and School personnel to improve Uni Pathways fro NASSSA students

Term 4

Week 4

NASSSA Digital Technologies CAT meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Digital Technology CAT leaders

Term 4

Week 4

NASSSA Vocational Pathways Group Meeting

Strategic meeting around Vocational Pathways

Term 4

Week 4

NASSSA Arts CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Arts CAT Team

Term 4

Week 5

NASSSA Science CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Science Curriculum Area leaders

Term 4

Week 5

NASSSA Deputy & Leader Meeting

Forum with Principals - All day meeting

Term 4

Week 5

NASSSA Principals Meeting