Training Services (FAST 3)

Training Services (FAST 3)

About this service

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Other names for this service

 FAST3, FAST3 Training, Software Services FAST3

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Why to use this service

Faculty and Staff Technology Training Team (FAST3) provides instructor-led, software training workshops as well as training facilities rental on the Urbana campus. Most workshops offered on Microsoft Office products, Adobe CC products, New Hire IT Orientation, and Skype/Outlook Unified Communications are free of charge. Advanced technical training, including MS Project, SQL Server, and SharePoint, is offered for a fee. In addition, individual needs assessments can be performed to identify the appropriate courses to help reach professional development goals. Visit to view current course offerings and descriptions.

FAST3 primarily serves faculty and staff on the Urbana campus. Contact for questions about accommodating other groups or individuals, room rentals, custom course development, and on-site training.


Regularly scheduled instructor-led workshops and custom group or 1-on-1 training in Illini Hall or on-site. Facility rentals in Illini Hall.

Getting and using this service

Who can use this service

Other campuses

How to get this service

 Faculty and staff enroll in scheduled FAST3 classes at


Free workshops include MS Office, Adobe CC, New Hire IT Orientation and Skype/Outlook training.

Rates vary for advanced technical training and custom training sessions.

How to use this service

Register for workshops at Training sessions are held in Illini Hall or on-site.

Quotas and usage restrictions

Quotas: None listed.

Usage Restrictions: FAST3 focuses on Urbana campus faculty and staff professional development. 

Sensitive data considerations

Not applicable.

Hours and support

Standard service hours

Standard University working hours.

Scheduled maintenance hours

Registration may be affected by the standard service maintenance window each Monday, 7-8am CST.

Staffed support hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

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