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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NASSSA Debating Grand Final

NASSSA 2019 Debating Grand Final, a huge success.

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


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 1

Week 4

NASSSA Career Development Team Meeting

Meeting of NASSSA Career Leaders

Term 1

Week 5

NASSSA Vocational Pathways Steering Group

Meeting of the Vocational Pathways Strategic Advisory Group

Term 1

Week 5

NASSSA English CAT Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA English CAT Team

Term 1

Week 5

NASSSA Maths CAT Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Maths CAT Team

Term 1

Week 6

NASSSA Digital Technologies CAT Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Digital Technologies CAT Team

Term 1

Week 7

NASSSA Debating Competition - Adjudicator Training

Training day for students and teachers that have indicated interest in adjudicating the 2020 Debates.

Term 1

Week 7

NASSSA Principals Executive & Finance Meeting

Finance then Executive

Term 1

Week 7

NASSSA Design & Technology CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Design & Technology CAT team