Broadband and Filtering for schools

In recent times it has become even more important for schools to have reliable internet filtering. Trailblaze IT provide secure internet filtering that you can trust, and we will ensure that your staff and students still have access to the sites they need. Our internet filtering is flexible and can be tailored to suit your school. We are proud to be partnered with Smoothwall, the market-leading internet filter software for education.

We provide fully managed internet services for schools with speeds up to 10gbps, including Managed Firewall and Managed Connection Level Filtering. With Trailblaze IT, schools can expect their internet speed to double, but with no increase in costs.

Please see below a list of some of the benefits our Broadband and Internet Filtering for schools provides.

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Web Filtering in Real Time

Smoothwall monitors internet content in real-time, protecting your students from harm all of the time by constantly analysing and categorising the content of each page.

Split Filtering for Staff/Students

Your school can benefit from advanced control, choosing which sites you want your students and staff to have access to and where, providing maximum protection.

Safeguarding Reporting

Smoothwall includes automatic safeguarding reporting, which ensures that you are immediately notified of any risks based on 7 rule categories including suicide, radicalisation and self-harm.

Fully Managed

Our engineers are experts in Filtering and Firewall Management and we provide consistent monitoring to ensure that your network is always protected. We provide fully managed Connection Level Filtering to guarantee that your school network is safe from harmful content, whilst ensuring staff can still access the sites that they need.

Fast and Reliable

Our broadband is super fast and reliable, with speeds up to 10gbps. By switching to Trailblaze IT you can expect your internet speed to double, but with no increase in costs.

How long does it take to switch our school's broadband?

Switching your school's broadband to Trailblaze IT is quick and easy. Changeover takes just one day and we can do it out of hours so that there will be no disruption. Chat to our friendly team today to find out more: 0330 223 6000

Download the Smoothwall Brochure

Read more about Smoothwall internet filtering for schools by clicking on the link below to download the Smoothwall Brochure. Our friendly team are happy to help with any questions: 0330 223 6000

Find out more or view our prices

Email us at to request our latest brochure and to view our prices. Alternatively, please call our expert team today on 0330 223 6000 to find out how we can help you.

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You're in safe hands

We offer a comprehensive range of Managed IT Services to help you get the best from your IT. Delivered by a highly skilled and experienced team, we offer enterprise-class services to satisfy the scale of any organisation, whilst always maintaining an intimate, user-focused approach.

We work within ISO 9001 & ISO 27001 standards and ensure everything we do is documented, audit-able and always completed to a high standard and inline with our internal processes and procedures. Internal automation, documentation and procedures allow us to provide highly effective support.

Our integrated quality and IMS policy is available on request.

Why choose Trailblaze?

Our schools love us!

We have received over 97% 5-star feedback from customers

Green IT provider for schools

We take steps to reduce our carbon footprint read more here.

8 years' experience

Our expert team have a wealth of experience providing IT solutions to schools

Charity and Social Pledge

We donate glasses to children in Ethiopia and fund planet-saving projects read more here.

Leading Service Level Agreements

We offer set response and resolution times to provide the best service

Engineer within 1 hour

All support requests are investigated within one hour


SLAs on Target


Customer Satisfaction


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