Training Courses for Touch Typing from Activia

Touch Typing Advanced

A 1-Day Training Course

Course Content

Special Note: Practice Exercises

The course is extremely hands-on and there is a great deal of practice involved. This ensures that by the end of the day, delegates will have both an understanding of what is required, and also their typing speed will have improved.


Delegates must be experienced in touch typing using the QWERTY keyboard system with a minimum speed of 50 wpm.

Course Aims

This intensive, hands on, one-day workshop is designed to build the proficiency of touch typing, increasing speed and accuracy to bring delegates up towards a target of 60+ wpm (words per minute).

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for anyone who wants to be able to produce fast, accurate touch typing and keyboarding to 60+ wpm.

Course Outline
This course is a 1-day training course structured into 9 modules.
Module 1
Your Personal Action Plan
Module 2
Getting Started
Topics covered
  • Posture
  • Wrist Position
  • Top Tips to Type Faster
  • Module 3
    Speed Testing
    Topics covered
  • How to calculate WPM typing speed
  • Typing Warm Up - Top Ten Proverbs
  • Speed Practice - Paragraphs
  • Baseline Speed Test
  • Personal Progress Log Sheet
  • Module 4
    Speed Practice 1
    Module 5
    Alphabetical Accuracy Practice
    Module 6
    Speed Practice 2
    Module 7
    Common Key Combinations
    Topics covered
  • Skills With Common Key Combinations
  • Module 8
    Speed Practice 3
    Module 9
    Speed Practice 4

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