Touch Typing Course Overview

Touch Typing Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Touch Typing

  • What is Touch Typing?
  • Benefits of Touch Typing

Module 2: Injuries and Risks

  • Introduction
  • Repetitive Strain Injury

Module 3: Developing Keyboard Skills

  • Standard Keyboard
  • Home Row /Home Keys
  • Special keys
  • Training

Module 4: Memorising Keyboards

  • Introduction
  • Keyboard Layout
  • Key Types
    • Character Keys
    • Modifier Keys
  • Keyboard Styles

Module 5: Key Drills

  • Introduction
  • Hints
  • Practise

Module 6: Touch Typing Test

  • Introduction
  • Tips
  • Short cut keys
  • Key Drills


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Who should attend this Touch Typing Training Course?

This Touch Typing Course equips delegates with the tips and tricks required to improve their typing skills and achieve work targets efficiently. It is designed to teach delegates the basics of touch typing, such as proper finger placement on the keyboard and how to type without looking at the keys. The following professionals can benefit from attending this course:

  • Administrative Assistants
  • Data Entry Operators
  • Writers and Authors
  • Journalists
  • Content Creators
  • Researchers
  • Transcriptionists

Prerequisites of the Touch Typing Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for the Touch Typing Course. However, a basic understanding of using keyboards and the ability to type a few words per minute can be beneficial to the delegates.

Touch Typing Training Course Overview

Touch Typing, an essential skill in today's digital age, is the focus of this course. In a world where efficiency and productivity are paramount, the ability to type accurately and swiftly is more valuable than ever. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your career, mastering this skill, either via practice or by pursuing Touch Typing Courses, is crucial for staying competitive in the workplace.

Touch Typing is a fundamental skill that all professionals should aim to master. From administrative roles to creative writing positions, the proficiency to type efficiently enhances employability. This skill is not only desirable but often a prerequisite in many job applications. So, professionals across various industries, from data entry clerks to content creators, should strive to improve their touch typing capabilities.

This 1-day Touch Typing Course offered by The Knowledge Academy empowers delegates to boost their Words Per Minute (WPM) rate, a key measure of typing proficiency. This course equips delegates with effective methods to memorise the keyboard layout, improving their typing accuracy and speed. By offering a practical and hands-on learning experience, we ensure that our delegates can immediately apply their newfound skills, thereby enhancing their professional prospects in writing and administrative roles.

Course Objectives:

  • To increase typing accuracy, master the correct keyboard layout
  • To improve typing speed, aim for a competitive Words Per Minute (WPM) rate
  • To ensure efficient typing, enhance memorisation of numbers, letters, and symbols
  • To type without looking at the keyboard, develop the necessary skill
  • To apply touch typing skills effectively, engage in practical work scenarios and daily tasks
  • To enhance employability prospects, prioritise touch typing proficiency in writing and administration roles

Upon completion of this Touch Typing Course, delegates will experience increased typing proficiency, leading to enhanced efficiency in their work and communication. They will also gain the confidence to tackle tasks that require typing with greater speed and accuracy.


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What’s included in this Touch Typing Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors         
  • Touch Typing Certificate       
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Touch Typing Course. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Touch Typing Course, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Touch Typing Course. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Touch Typing Course sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite Touch Typing Course at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our Touch Typing Course offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Touch Typing Course FAQs

Touch Typing is a method of typing on a keyboard without having to look at the keys, using all ten fingers. It's important because it can significantly improve typing speed and accuracy, enhancing overall productivity for tasks like writing and data entry. Pursuing The Knowledge Academy’s Touch Typing Courses is a great way to improve your skills.
Touch Typing benefits one's productivity by enhancing typing speed and accuracy, enabling individuals to complete tasks such as writing and data entry more efficiently, while reducing the need to constantly look at the keyboard. Touch Typing Courses, especially the one above, has no formal prerequisites, but it can be beneficial for delegates to have a basic understanding of using keyboards and the ability to type a few words per minute.
There are no formal prerequisites for the Touch Typing Course. However, a basic understanding of using keyboards and the ability to type a few words per minute can be beneficial to the delegates.
This Touch Typing Training course includes world-class training sessions from Experienced Instructors. Upon completion of the training, delegates will be provided with a Touch Typing Certificate and Digital Delegate Pack.
The duration of this Touch Typing Training course is one day.
A Touch Typing Training Course could greatly enhance typing speed and accuracy. These courses are designed for individuals of varying skill levels, offering structured learning that improves keyboard familiarity and reduces reliance on sight for typing. Ultimately, your decision should align with your goals and willingness to commit to regular practice.
The time it takes to learn Touch Typing Courses varies, but many people can achieve a basic proficiency in a few weeks of regular practice, while becoming proficient may take a few months of consistent effort. The Knowledge Academy's Touch Typing Course significantly expedites the learning process by providing expert guidance, structured lessons, and targeted exercises to enhance typing skills efficiently.
The training fees for Touch Typing Course certification in Australia starts from AUD1895
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Touch Typing Course.
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