This unit aims to develop those keyboard skills into a more professional and faster skill. This unit is not a basic unit to teach you touch typing, it is designed to build on your existing skills to improve speed and accuracy. To build speed and accuracy you will need to be able to type using the touch typing method. This unit, is not appropriate if you cannot touch type and are a two fingered typist.

$85.00 Price

100 mins Estimated Time

Components in this Module

1 - Develop Keyboarding Speed and Accuracy

  • Introduction
  • Practice
  • Unit Assessment and The Australian Standards
  • Assessment Conditions
  • Checkpoint 1

2 - Safe Work Practices

  • Ergonomics
  • Bell Curve
  • Setting up your Desk
  • Standing Desk
  • Desk Set Up Challenge
  • Office Environment
  • Varying your Work
  • Exercising
  • Checkpoint 2

3 - Keyboard Skills

  • Keyboard Skills
  • Word Per Minute
  • Measuring Words Per Minute
  • Accuracy
  • Auto Correct
  • Measuring Accuracy
  • Standard Words Per Minute
  • Keystrokes Challenge
  • Speed Expectations
  • Speed and Accuracy Test
  • 5 minute Speed Test
  • Checkpoint 3

4 - Touch Typing

  • The Keyboard
  • Touch Typing
  • How Well do you Know the Home Keys?
  • Learning to Touch Type
  • Principles of Touch Typing
  • Touch Typing Sites
  • Checkpoint 4

5 - Practice Speed Test

  • Practice Typing Test 1
  • Practice Typing Test 2
  • Practice Typing Test 3
  • Practice Typing Test 4
  • Practice Typing Test 5

6 - Proof Reading

  • Proof Reading
  • Punctuation Marks
  • Grammar
  • Spelling
  • British - American spelling
  • Spot the Mistakes
  • Amendments
  • Copyright and Plagiarism
  • Checkpoint 5
  • Congratulations


No previous knowledge or experience is required.

How long?

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How does it work?

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Who should do this course?

These courses are for anyone who wants to learn more or wants to extend their resume by becoming more knowledgable in their company.

How will I be assessed?

Each module is broken into sections with checkpoints, interactive challenges and quiz questions throughout. You are required to go through each section and answer every question correctly to be deemed competent. If you answer any questions incorrectly, you will be given feedback on which question you answered incorrectly. You can then correct your response and continue.

Will I receive a certificate?

These are non accredited corporate-based short courses and if successful you will receive a Certificate of Completion.

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