FAST® Training of Trainers

2024 Conference

June 24-27, 2024

Madison, Wisconsin

An annual, hands-on training conference and comprehensive preparation event that fulfills the Pre-Certification requirement for prospective FAST Trainers, as well as offers Re-Certification and 2nd Certification for current trainers, among other tracks when available.


Pre-Certification: Become a Certified FAST Trainer
FAST Team Members are eligible to complete the Pre-Certification track and start their path to becoming a certified FAST Trainer. You must serve on a FAST Team prior to pursuing certification. A supervised internship will be required after attendance to become fully certified.

Re-Certification: Update Your Existing Certification
FAST Trainers are required to update their certification every three (3) years to stay current on the latest innovations and program developments. Are you due for re-certification? Register for our comprehensive, hands-on Re-Certification track.

2nd Certification: Expand Your Existing Certification
FAST Trainers can obtain a 2nd Certification in a new program level, with Re-Certification included. This track will enable you to expand programs in your community by offering more than one level of FAST. A supervised internship will be required after attendance to become fully certified in the 2nd level.

Discovery Day: Learn More About FAST
All are welcome to register for this one-day track to learn more about the FAST Program and Institute of Family Engagement, explore new research, and connect with the FAST Community.


Monday, June 24th – Thursday, June 27th, 2024

Level(s) Offered

ECE, Elementary School, Middle School

Training Location

One City Schools, 1707 W Broadway, Madison, WI 53703

Hotel (Room Block)

Hyatt Place Madison/ Downtown, 333 W Washington, Madison, WI 53703

Group Code: G-FSTT


Phone: 1-888-492-8847

Deadline: May 31st, 2024

If guests try to make reservations outside of the block, the rate will come up as unavailable.

Nearby Airport

Dane County Regional Airport (5.3 miles from hotel)

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (88.6 miles from hotel)

Registration Forms

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2nd Certification