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: 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

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

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SA Training Awards 2019

Shaona Imaru – Vocational Student the Year Award winner!!!

Semi-Final Debaters, Wow Judges

Students debated the topic "that all students should have to watch 30 minutes of televised news per day."

Professional Development for NASSSA Teachers

Health & Physical Education Teachers Gain Excellent Professional Development

Battle of the Bands...NASSSA-Style!

On September 13th, bands from 9 of the 11 NASSSA schools, competed for the prestigious "BOTB" trophy.


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 4

Week 2

NASSSA Debating Competition, Grand Final

NASSSA Debating Grand Final

Term 4

Week 2

NASSSA Career Development Team Meeting

Meeting of NASSSA Career Leaders

Term 4

Week 3

NASSSA Digital Technology CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Digital Technology CAT Team

Term 4

Week 3

NASSSA AET CAT Team meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA AET CAT Team

Term 4

Week 3

NASSSA VET Leader Meeting

Meeting of Vocational Pathways in NASSSA schools

Term 4

Week 3

NASSSA Principals Executive and Finance Meeting

Finance then Exec.

Term 4

Week 3


Meeting of the NASSSA SACE CAT Team (Rescheduled from 22nd October )

Term 4

Week 3

NASSSA Technologies CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Technologies CAT Team