Keyboard Proficiency

Category: PC Awareness, Keyboard Proficiency


This course takes absolute beginners and self-taught typists and turns them into proficient keyboard users. Speed and typing accuracy are developed to a rate of 25 words per minute through a series of carefully graduated exercises.

Learning to use the computer keyboard in the correct manner can also help to avoid the risks of postural damage and RSI in the workplace .


There are no prerequisites for this course. All ability ranges are catered for in mixed groups.

Recommended for

Staff who use a computer keyboard for a large part of their daily work.

Teaching Method

Our course is taught by a highly skilled tutor, giving you a fantastic face-to-face learning experience. On top of this we can offer delegates access to additional learning tools and can direct participants to websites where they can go live to monitor their progress and practice their skills further.


Upon completing the course all delegates will receive a course certificate confirming their attendance and maximum 'word per minute' typing rate.

About SquareOne

SquareOne is among the UK's leading providers of IT training to businesses of all shapes and sizes. Our company pledge is to deliver inspiring, motivational and cost effective training which brings about tangible improvements in productivity. Through our training courses, individuals are able to gain lifelong skills and realize their full potential while clients achieve their corporate goals.

Who should attend?

This course users who are new to Computers or existing users who wish to improve their typing skills


There are no prerequisites for this course. All ability ranges are catered for in mixed groups


This course is designed to teach delegates how to Touch Type; Use basic document layout techniques; list the function of keyboard keys, Demonstrate the correct posture at the keyboard using the documentation and support provided.

Course Details

Duration: 5 Day

Timings: 09:30 - 16:30

Training Locations

This training is delivered as a closed course at your company's premises. We can bring our mobile IT classroom to any UK or European location, so no matter where you are based, SquareOne can come to you.

Where We Have Trained

SquareOne have delivered training solutions throughout the UK in locations such as London, Liverpool, Wirral, Merseyside, Blackpool, Manchester, Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire, Edinburgh and Belfast. We have also trained at international locations such as France, Germany, Switzerland, Scandinavia and USA.

Training has been delivered to a diverse range of industries including oil and gas, agriculture, automobile manufacture, food production, the arts and finance.

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