Learning to touch type is a basic skill which will shave hours off your week, helping you to produce accurate documents with speed and ease.
You can learn to touch type on one of the Pitman touch-typing training courses and gain a recognised Pitman Training certificate from one of the most respected training providers in this sector.
Pitman Training has been synonymous with high quality office training since 1837 and Touch Typing continues to be one of our most popular and successful courses.
Keyboard skills and touch-typing are the foundations of computer literacy and confidence – fast, accurate typing and number input can revolutionise your experience at work and ensure you’re a highly productive member of any team. Keyboard skills can be easily learnt with the right training and Pitman Training offers some of the best in the market.
Whether you’re looking for a job or career as an Office Administrator, Secretary or Office Manager, touch typing is an essential skill to master. It is expected by employers and if you have never learnt it now’s the time. It is also amazingly useful, just in everyday office work, as it enables you to produce documents and record notes quickly and easily. It’s the kind of skill that you never look back from and once you have acquired it, you wonder how you have lived without it for so long!
Our module courses are a great way to build up your typing speed and enable you to practice as much as you like to improve your WPM. We have a range of touch typing courses which will enhance your keyboard skills and improve your speed, these courses include: numeric data entry - helping you work faster in spreadsheet and numeric formats, keyboard speed development – which will enable you to not only increase your speed, but most importantly your accuracy, and Audio transcription – a specialist subject which is often used in PA and secretarial roles, particularly in legal and medical offices.
By increasing your touch typing skills, you’ll become a valuable member of any team where computers are used for word processing and document production on a day to day basis. Whether you are at a beginner level, need a little brush up on your speed or simply want to further enhance your accuracy and typing speed, we have a course to suit you.
From tutor led classes, beginners touch typing to advanced keyboard speed development, Pitman Training has it all when it comes to touch typing training. Many of our centres will skills assess you for free! Take a look below at some of the different options available for all levels:
In just 25 hours speeds of 20-40+ words per minute are perfectly achievable, even if you have little prior experience. Comprising 10 lessons, you’ll also receive guidance on ergonomics, technique and accuracy.
Audio Transcription is a valuable skill to gain, with applications in many industry sectors. This course will help you learn how to operate audio transcribing equipment and become proficient in document transcription.
This is a two-day, tutor-led workshop designed to teach to help you learn how to touch type both efficiently and accurately.The aim of this seminar is not only to increase your touch typing speed but to increase your productivity in the workplace.
This is a two-day seminar run by our EC2 and Oxford Circus centres. It is for everyone who is frustrated by how long it takes to type an email, letter or report. If you believe that it takes too long to learn to type properly, then this course is for you!
Our office skills training courses will give you high quality skills that employers actively seek out in their employees. Our training is all practical and enables you to build confidence alongside ability.