Switching school IT provider - FAQ

Switching to Trailblaze is easy. Our engineers have many years' experience providing a quick and efficient set up process.
We understand that some schools are concerned about changing IT provider, and may worry about the potential disruption involved with switching. Whether you decide to go for one of our IT support packages, or sign up to our Fresh Start, we guarantee that your switch will be quick and stress-free.

Please see below our handy FAQ to answer some common questions regarding switching to us.


Please see a list of answers to frequent questions below. If you have any further questions please contact our eco-friendly team on 0330 223 6000.

Switching to our IT Support service can take as little as 24 hours with no disruption.

Once - to create network documentation and deploy our support software – there is no cost for this.

No. The switching process is seamless, all staff are given a welcome pack explaining who we are, the level of support they receive and how to request support.

Switching with Fresh Start FAQ

We can provide our Fresh Start service which includes installing a brand new system and servicing all of your IT equipment, read more here.

Our Fresh Start service provides you with a brand new, tried and tested sytem, onsite or in the cloud, to give your IT stable foundations. All IT equipment at the school is serviced and all classroom equipment is tested and calibrated. Our Fresh Start service is so reliable, that we can also give you 25% off your annual IT support cost.

A consultation with a senior infrastructure engineer, followed by the new system setup and testing and onsite change over. Your Unlimited IT support starts from day one.

It normally takes 2-5 days for 2-3 engineers onsite at the school, depending on the size of the school.

Everyone will be able to work on their first day, an engineer can be onsite on day one to resolve any teething problems.

No. Your devices will look the same to staff, most of the changes happen behind the scenes to improve speed and reliability

All data is backed up and transferred during the Fresh Start process, we guarantee that you will still have access to all your existing data.

No, we support devices of any age, providing they can run the latest version of Windows or MacOS.

The Fresh Start service resolves all recurring issues, including ones you may not be aware of! You will notice a dramatic improvement in your IT performance.

Why choose Trailblaze?


Our customers love us

We have received over 97% 5 star feedback from customers


Green IT provider

We take steps to reduce our carbon footprint read more here


9 years' experience

Our expert team have a wealth of experience providing IT solutions


Planet-saving projects

We help the environment 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

Contact our eco-friendly team to find out more