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Touch Typing Certificate

$199.00

Course Outline and Topics

Course Overview

Touch typing is an essential skill for almost every industry, but is particularly important for those in administrative and clerical roles.

The Touch Typing Certificate is a short online typing course that will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to develop keyboarding skills with speed and accuracy using touch typing techniques.

In this touch typing course you will learn how to type with speed and accuracy. You will undertake a typing test under test conditions, which will be marked according to Australian standards.

On completion of this course, you will feel confident to type with speed and accuracy and apply for jobs requiring excellent keyboarding and typing skills.

Course Structure

Unit - Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy

  • Touch typing techniques
  • Keyboard techniques
  • Using the keyboard
  • Identify and develop keyboard skills
  • Speed and accuracy
  • Use safe work practices
  • Ergonomic requirements
  • Workstations
  • Health and safety (OHS)
  • Mouse buttons and operations
  • Alpha keys and numeric keypad
  • Word screen
  • The ribbon
  • Quick access toolbar
  • Creating a new document
  • Document enhancement
  • Check accuracy
  • Proofread document
  • Correct document
  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Proofreading documents
  • Errors and corrections
  • Typing Test Standard: AS2708-2001.

Assessment

Written assignments and exercises, including short-answer questions, reports/essays and projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment.

One (1) Typing Speed and Accuracy Test. This typing test is marked according to Australian Standards. Conditions apply.

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Benefits

  • Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
  • Improve your employment opportunities;
  • Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
  • High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
  • No entry requirements;
  • All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
  • Unlimited tutor support;
  • Easy to understand course content;
  • Unlimited enrolment with no expiry;
  • Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
  • Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
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$199.00