FastStart is a program offered in partnership through Fleming College and Trent University along with the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Durham College, the Spark Centre and the Peterborough Innovation Cluster. It is designed to help university and college students acquire entrepreneurial skills and convert innovative business ideas into successful companies.

FastStart helps to increase the entrepreneurship skills and awareness of university and college students. Students can develop solid business plans and take products to market.