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Working Together To Improve Service Quality. A community of
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Shared School IT Expertise

Educational and IT expertise are extremely valuable tools, especially when shared amongst schools. The West Australian Technical Support in Schools Association (WATSSA) facilitates a collaborative environment to support new conversations regarding the use of IT technologies in WA State schools. Allowing for an insightful perspective on the shared learnings of others, empowering school IT professionals to grow.

The WATSSA Story

WATSSA enhances the professional expertise and status of School Based Network Administrators and Technical Support Officers.

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DOE Aligned Support

Shared learning on current and upcoming DOE initiatives. Get inisghts and support from like minded School IT professionals.

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Success Stories

Read more from our members about their challenges and successes.

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Community Focused Collaboration

WATSSA aims to enhance the professional expertise and status of Technical Support Officers/ Network Administrators and to improve the quality of network administration and management in WA State Schools. And to create a fellowship of those engaged as technicians which will foster advancement in management, thought and practice.

Join a Group of Like Minded IT Professionals

WATSSA was founded with the purpose of enhancing both the status and professional expertise of Technical Support Officers, Network Administrators and others involved in the management and administration of information and communication technology in WA State Schools.

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Collective problem-solving experiences

Better and faster IT decision making tools

  Innovation and growth ideas

Improved IT delivery processes

Collaborative Support

Meet the WATSSA Committee

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Michael Raymond

WATSSA President

Duncraig Senior High School


Jon Stanley

WATSSA Vice President

Lynwood Senior High School


Wade Ninness

WATSSA Secretary

John Curtin College of the Arts

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Michael Boughton

WATSSA Treasurer

Gillmore College

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Shaun Barnett

Strategic Operations Manager

Joseph Banks Secondary College

"Our primary goals are to improve the quality of network and technology administration and provide a conduit for collaboration."

- Michael Raymond


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