"In my early teenage years my self-esteem was low"
I enrolled at PWAC/NASC to enable me to grow as a person. The teachers and support staff understood who I was and what I needed to change my future.
They have helped me to believe in myself and have taught me the skills to deal with my life’s experiences.…Read more
I have completed my SACE and have left NASC with more confidence in myself and abilities.
I now have a clear vision for my future both personally and professionally and I am currently enrolled in a Nursing course at TAFE.
"This is my third year back at school to finish my SACE"
I am so happy that in a short few months I finish.…Read more
I am sitting on A’s and B’s for my subjects which is something I have never been able to achieve in a mainstream high school. I also missed out on my formal when I left my last school but this Friday I get to finally attend my first formal with a group of great people.
"I returned to study at PWAC/NASC almost 9 years ago without a clear vision of what I would like to do"
I studied many subjects including English Pathways, Essential Mathematics, English and the Research Project and enjoyed all of them but developed a keen interest in Information Technology…Read more
I have now completed my SACE and gained Certificates 11 and 111 in Information Technology and I intend to study Certificate 1v at TAFE.
Thanks to help and support of the teaching staff I now have had the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge I need to eventually start my own business.
"NASC has allowed me to gain the resilience and perserverance to complete my studies"
Biology and Psychology were my favourite subjects and I achieved a lot more than I thought possible.
NASC has given me confidence in my ability and prepared me for University and a career in Nursing…Read more
You may be feeling uncertain about what you can achieve! However if you believe in yourself, with the support of the great staff at NASC, you can do it.
"When I returned to study at NASC I was way out of my comfort zone"
With the support of my peers I have gained more confidence in my ability to achieve my goals…Read more
I studied Music, Art, Research Project, Mathematics, PLP and English and with fantastic teachers I have been able to complete my SACE and gain entry into University in 2017.
"After being home schooled in my earlier years, NASC gave me the opportunity to complete my SACE in a comfortable and felixble environment"
While at NASC I enjoyed studying Biology, History and Creative Arts and the teachers treated me as an adult and worked alongside me to help me achieve the best results.
Last year I not only completed my SACE, but I also got an ATAR and plan to do further study at University and I am well on my way to achieving my dreams.
NASC taught me not to give up, no matter what happens because you can and will succeed. You have the power to change your life.
"My love of the Arts prompted me to return to study"
I returned to NASC to complete my SACE and gain an ATAR to enable me to go to University to study for my Bachelor of Visual Arts degree…Read more
I really enjoyed studying Visual Art, Digital Photography and Creative Arts
The supportive environment and teachers have helped me to realise my full potential and encouraged me to reach for my goals and I am well on my way to achieving my dreams
"Returning to study as a mature age student has helped me realise my dream of completing my SACE"
To finish my Year 12 is the most amazing achievement for me, the first one in my family to do so.
The staff were so passionate, knowledgeable and supportive.
Over the years at PWAC/NASC I have learnt some fantastic skills and met lifelong friends
My wish is to become a counsellor and I intend to continue my studies through TAFE.