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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National Skills Week - Open Class Sessions at NASSSA

NASSSA offers "Open Class Sessions" to students during National Skills Week

Student Leader Facilitation Training by YACSA

NASSSA student leaders preparing to facilitate consultations for other NASSSA students!

Career Leaders Visit Sonnen

NASSSA Career Team visited the Sonnen production facility at Elizabeth South.

Bright Future for Debaters

Round 4 saw the NASSSA Debating students battling it out over the topic "that social media is 'dumbing' down our citizens."


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 3

Week 5

NASSSA Debating Competition, Round 5 Debate

Round 5 of the NASSSA Debating Competition, 2019

Term 3

Week 7

NASSSA Debating Competition, Quarter Finals Debate

Quarter Finals of the NASSSA Debating Competition, 2019

Term 3

Week 7


Meeting of the NASSSA SACE CAT Team

Term 3

Week 8

NASSSA Digital Technology CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Digital Technology CAT Team

Term 3

Week 8

NASSSA Principals Executive and Finance Meeting

Finance then Exec.

Term 3

Week 8

NASSSA English CAT Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA English CAT Team

Term 3

Week 9

NASSSA AET CAT Team meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA AET CAT Team

Term 3

Week 9

NASSSA VET Leader Meeting

Meeting of Vocational Pathways in NASSSA schools