Course Description

Keyboard Speed Development

Our Keyboard Speed Development course will improve typing speed and keep your accuracy up to scratch too – so you’ll be more efficient and productive.

Over four stages of the course, we can take you as high as 70 words per minute and that’s a skill which is very much in demand. With us, you can not only learn to type quickly, you’ll get the Pitman Training name on your CV too – which is well worth having. And after completing the course, your workbook will make a handy reference guide.

This course is the perfect preparation for further training to enhance your career – such as our Microsoft Office courses or specialist secretarial diplomas, which can seriously enhance your earning potential.

With a wide choice of training locations and combined flexible self-paced learning, we offer training that fits around your life. Theres always a course advisor on hand to give you one-on-one support when you need it.

In this course you will work on the following:

Four stages ranging from 25-70 wpm, which aim to increase speed, dexterity, accuracy and productivity.
Graded copying exercises to emphasise different points of technique for flexibility and dexterity.
Use of audio speed dictation specifically timed to enable pacing against target speeds as you progress.

Training ProviderPitman Training Centre (Swords)
Course LocationSwords, Dublin
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course Category
Course TypeBlended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course QualificationLevel 1 Certificate
Awarding BodyPitman
Course DurationFull and/or part-time options available - flexible training
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsAlthough there are no formal pre-requisites required, it would be preferrable if you already had some experience of typing and keyboard awareness.
Carear PathWith the skills this course will give you, you can gain a rewarding career in Office Administration or Secretarial roles. From here you can decide if you'd like to progress further to work as a PA, Executive Assistant or Office Manager
Phone01 840 4075
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Pitman Training Centre (Swords)

2nd Floor, Chamber Buildings North Street, Swords, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: K67 A347

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Pitman Training Centre (Swords)
2nd Floor, Chamber Buildings North Street
Swords, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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