Faculty Technology Quick Start Guide
Follow these 5 steps to get started with the technology resources at Forsyth Tech
Each employee at Forsyth Tech has a unique TechId (username) which is used to login to Blackbaord, Email, Techlink, and many more services. Your immediate supervisor will receive your TechID upon completion of the Employee Locator Form.
If you have not received your TechID AND your supervisor has completed the Employee Locator Form:
Create TechID Account Profile & Password
Before you can login to your Student Email and other services, you will need to set up your TechID account profle and create a password.
You will need the following before you begin:
- Employee ID # (Step 1 in this guide...)
- TechID (Step 2 in this guide...)
- Birth Date
- Zip Code (The zip code used in your Forsyth Tech Application)
Enter your TechID and the characters from the image. Select OK.
Select Forgot My Password. You will be prompted for your Employee ID #, birth date, and zip code.
Provide answers to all of the security questions except the questions about your TechID, birth date and zip code (those answers have been provided for you).
Create a password.
Note: Please pay attention to the password requirements at the top of the page.
Depending on your level of access your password requirements may differ.
Access employee email through Outlook