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Touch Typing 10+ year olds


Due to Covid-19 this course has been postponed until October half term.

New dates tbc

Venue: Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

10+ year olds


Maximum number of 6 students per session

  • Introduction to touch typing for ages 10+
  • 4 day course taught in 4 daily one-hour sessions
  • Learners taught position of letters on keyboard using multi-sensory techniques
  • By end of the week learners will have progressed to simple punctuation and number keys
  • Short homework tasks after each session to consolidate skills
  • Sessions should be backed up by regular practice at home to promote automaticity
  • Upon completion of the course, learners should have gained a good basic knowledge of keyboard and have a sound foundation on which to build speed and accuracy
  • Our tutor also recommends Touch-type Read and Spell (TTRS)

"I think that the course is pretty good because now I’m a lot better at typing than I first was.  It is also an effective way of learning." (Angus Brown)

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