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


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...SA Training Awards FINALISTS 2019

NASSSA have been selected as a Finalist in the VET Innovation in Schools Award

Debating Round 3...The Quality Continues

The NASSSA Debating schools met to debate “that the government should not fund the arts” in Round 3

Apprenticeships for more NASSSA Students

Supashock at Edinburgh Park provides two Engineering Apprenticeships for NASSSA Students

Debating Round 2 Results

​On Tuesday 28 May 2019, five NASSSA schools competed in Round 2 of the Debating Competition.


The next upcoing events View / Filter all Events

Term 3

Week 2

NASSSA Deputy and Leader Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Leaders - PD focus with Peter Mader [SASPA]

Term 3

Week 2

NASSSA English CAT Team Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA English CAT Team

Term 3

Week 2

NASSSA Debating Competition, Round 4 Debate

Round 4 of the NASSSA Debating Competition, 2019

Term 3

Week 2

NASSSA Maths CAT Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA Maths CAT Team

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA Career Development Team Meeting

Meeting of NASSSA Career Leaders

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA University Pathways Meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA University Pathways Representatives

Term 3

Week 3

NASSSA AET CAT Team meeting

Meeting of the NASSSA AET CAT Team

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Week 3


Meeting of the NASSSA SACE CAT Team