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 Programs

View VET programs


Recent News

The latest news and announcements View all News

National Skills Week 2021, 'Rethink Your Ideas' at NASSSA Open Classes

For National Skills Week, NASSSA, in collaboration with their RTOs and trainers are offering ‘open classes’.

NASSSA Debate Training Day 2021

NASSSA schools prepare for 2021 Debating competition

Build Your Career

NASSSA students attend 'Build Your Career' forum at TAFESA Elizabeth campus

Riverbanks College B-12, a new member school of the NASSSA Alliance

NASSSA welcomes Riverbanks College B-12 to the alliance.


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA Principal Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Principals

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA Debating Competition Day 2 - POSTPONED

NASSSA Debating Competition

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA Digital Technology CAT meeting - CANCELLED

Meeting of the NASSSA Digital Technology CAT leaders

Term 3

Week 4

NASSSA English CAT meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA English CAT leaders

Term 3

Week 4

NASSSA FLO Team meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA FLO Team

Term 3

Week 4


Meeting of the NASSSA SACE leaders

Term 3

Week 5

NASSSA Uni Pathways - EALD focus - POSTPONED

Meeting for the University Pathways Team of the NASSSA Alliance

Term 3

Week 5

NASSSA 'Students With Additional Needs' Leaders meeting

Meeting of the Leaders of NASSSA 'Students With Additional Needs' Leaders